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Jobs at Chimp Management

General Manager (with sales experience)

Contract: Full time

Hours: 9:00am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday with flexibility

Salary: Depending on experience – (Salaried position with no commission)

Start Date: Flexible

Location: Chapeltown, Sheffield S35 

* Location may move to the main offices in the Peak District within 18-months – 2 years.


About Chimp Management:

Chimp Management Ltd is a consultancy company working in the areas of public services, the corporate sector, education, health and the world of sport to help people be happy and successful through gaining insight and emotional skill. The Chimp Model, which is at the core of our practice, was developed by CEO Professor Steve Peters and outlined in his book ‘The Chimp Paradox’. 


We are looking to appoint someone to our small but busy operations team who shares our values and can help us with the work we do. We are a unique company with unique values. The successful candidate will be someone who resonates with the Chimp Mind Management Model and is driven, motivated, and invested in the success of the team and company as a whole. Someone who will roll their sleeves up and jump in to find a solution. Have a humble, charismatic and flexible nature and willing to give all it takes to get the job done. We pride ourselves on being a small tight-knit company that look after each other and work together to bring the visions of the company to life. 


Support/handover will be provided from the current General Manager and Director to ensure the successful candidate has the right support and information 


Duties and responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Working closely with Managing Directors
  • Hands-on role in the running of the business and understanding our range of services
  • Managing the Operations Team at our Main Office in the north of Sheffield
  • Provide support and feedback in all aspects of the team’s roles within the Operations Team
  • Leading on the day-to-day running of our sales enquiries
  • Negotiating and re-negotiating contracts
  • Continuing our high standards of customer care satisfaction
  • Maximising profitable sales of products and services
  • Retention and management of existing customers/contracts and including development of new sales opportunities
  • Identification of new clients via enquiries, conferences and events to create sales
  • Following up on opportunities that come in via our marketing and social media to create sales
  • Liaise with Managing Directors to identify new opportunities and areas of business

Essential skills: 

  • Someone who resonates with the Chimp Mind Management Model.
  • Proven track record in sales
  • Executive skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Highly industrious
  • Highly energetic 
  • A mindset focused on solutions rather than problems
  • Excellent IT skills with the Google-suite
  • Experience in sales and business development
  • Experience in customer relationship management. 
  • Experience in marketing
  • Experience in small to medium businesses
  • Meet monthly sales targets
  • An eye for detail
  • 100% committed to the company and willing to go the extra mile ie adopting a lifestyle approach to working life
  • Capable and at ease whilst building relationships at all levels across team members and clients
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Open minded to fast-paced change
  • Lead by example
  • Must be experienced but still willing to learn
  • Full Driving Licence



  • Salaried position
  • Private Health Scheme
  • Pension

 To apply for this role, email andyvarns@chimpmanagement.com