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Business Development Executive

Salary £30,000 - £32,000 (OTE £45,000)
Location London, Farringdon
Role Sales
Job Type Permanent
Size Under 20
Job overview
This is an exciting Business Development role within a fast-growing global FinTech startup. In this role, you will be expected to work autonmously and communicate effectively with clients. This is a brilliant opportunity for a gradudate looking to kickstart their Business Development career in London!

Looking for Sales jobs or Business Development roles in London? A fast-growing FinTech start-up is on the lookout for a driven graduate to join their London Sales team. If you're looking for Business Development Executive jobs in London, apply today!

Company profile - FinTech Startup

In this Business Development Executive job in London, you'll be working for a FinTech startup that works very closely with investment services in the UK and across the globe. The firm was founded in 2015 with two main aims: to match analysts and portfolio managers using a bespoke, data-driven process, and to help asset management firms ensure they were consuming the highest quality research at the best price. This company has a great culture, with a focus on giving autonomy to its employees, with the freedom to express their opinion on how best to move the business forward. If you are looking for an excellent graduate sales role, apply today!

Key responsibilities - Business Development Executive

In this Business Development Executive opportunity, your responsibilities will include:

  • Identify new target firms and establish new relationships with existing clients
  • Create and manage a pipeline of leading asset management firms across the UK and Continental Europe
  • Maintain and grow existing accounts.
  • Understand the requirements of both portfolio managers as well as their colleagues in operations and compliance in the asset management industry.
  • Work closely with the product management team to enhance the products and services based on feedback from clients and targets.
  • Opportunities to apply yourself to other areas of the business including product and marketing

Job requirements - Business Development Executive

  • A 2.1 from a top university preferably in Economics or Finance
  • 1 years experience in selling investment research, technical infrastructure or financial services. Desirable but not necessary
  • Be extremely motivated with a diligent work ethic
  • Articulate, polished, and professional communicator with a good phone/video call manner and excellent writing skills
  • Autonomous and entrepreneurial mindset: essential to take full ownership of goals, deadlines, and targets
  • Good knowledge of capital markets

Benefits of the job - Business Development Executive

  • A high starting salary of £30,000 - £32,000 (OTE £45,000 + Discretionary annual bonus)
  • Potential for travel to France, Germany, and Switzerland (post-COVID)
  • Get involved at an early stage in a fast-growing startup
  • Autonomy and flexible working arrangements

If you're looking for Graduate Business Development jobs and want to kickstart a career in Sales at a growing FinTech company, apply to this Junior Business Development opportunity in London today!

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Nicholas Roe
Account Manager