International Consultant

The International Consultant will be accountable for the development and delivery of strategic business growth across their allocated territory (Middle East). They will develop quarterly plans to support continued growth and increase the market share of international schools, as well as working with existing customers to increase their use of the GL portfolio.

The role will involve direct sales activities, analysis of market data to support business development activities, extensive customer interactions to include the full customer life cycle, close collaboration with colleagues from other departments as well as accurate reporting and forecasting of sales activities. The successful candidate should be culturally aware and confident to present to a variety of audiences, as well as have strong solution selling skills across a diverse market. The role will include international travel and as such we are looking for a resilient and confident traveller.

At GL Education, we are passionate about the role we play in supporting schools to grow children to their best potential.We do this by providing assessment solutions that help teachers learn more about their pupils so they can find the best way to teach them.

We are the leading UK provider in what we do and growing fast internationally – at the last count we have delivered over seven million online tests across the globe. However, this only accounts for one per cent of the children in the world.Our mission is to ensure all children have the best possible start by having access to our education tools.

What we are looking for:

  • Excellent communication, team working and organisational skills
  • Commercial awareness and results driven
  • Experience with consultative business growth
  • Excellent presentation and networking skills
  • Adaptive and able to problem solve
  • Knowledge of international education is a plus!
  • Flexibility, creativity and a positive outlook.

Location: London/Home based with regular international travel*

Hours: full-time, permanent contract (with probation period)

Salary:competitive salary

*subject, at present, to public health travel guidelines


  • Access to a benefits and discount platform with access to 1000’s of discounts at retailers, leisure attractions and restaurants (GLEe provided by Reward Gateway)
  • BUPA Healthcare, Life assurance, Permanent Health Insurance
  • On site gym, weekly fruit platters, parking facilities (Brentford)
  • Pension scheme with enhanced employer contribution 
  • Generous Annual Leave (including a day off for your birthday)
  • Season Ticket Loan and Eyecare vouchers.

Screening questions:

Are you a teacher or have a teaching background and now looking for your next role in a commercial environment?

Do you have experience selling and providing Account Management into the schools sector?

Do you have knowledge of or an interest in how assessments can support teaching and learning?

If you answered ‘yes to two or more of the above, please send in your CV and cover letter explaining why you are interested, why we should meet you and your salary expectations to