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Business Development Executive

Salary £30,000 - £35,000 + (£55k OTE uncapped)
Location London, Bermonsey
Role Sales
Job Type Permanent
Size 1-20
Job overview
Work as a Business Development Executive for an exciting music Tech SME selling into the hospitality industry

Are you on the hunt for graduate sales jobs in London and interested in working for an innovative music technology startup? Apply to this role today!

Company profile

In this Business Development Executive graduate job, you will be joining a rapidly expanding startup, that uses smart technology to help harness the power of music. They focus on curating and designing playlists tailored to the specific environment of each of their client's businesses. Their pioneering smart technology has already made its mark within their field and they have won clients including Champion, The Breakfast Club, Hilton and Fenwick.

Job description

In this Business Development Executive graduate job, you will be joining the sales team, with the aim of maintaining the strong growth of the business. You will be at the forefront of commercial efforts, where your hard-work, grit and hustle will have a direct impact on revenue. You will need to be determined, motivated and resilient as you will be qualifying inbound leads, engaging with prospective clients and developing your pitching style. You will also be expected to take charge of your own lead generation campaigns using a mixture of calls, emails, LinkedIn and social media in order to introduce the innovative solutions that adds tangible value to clients.

Key responsibilities

In this Business Development Executive graduate job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Outbound sales
  • Self sourcing leads and building a healthy pipeline to close business
  • Meeting and exceeding company KPI’s
  • Closing deals for inbound marketing leads
  • Communicating key benefits to potential customers (calls, emails, meetings etc.)
  • Setting up and running product demonstrations
  • Collaborating with tech, curation and customer service teams to ensure a smooth onboarding process
  • Negotiating fees and payment terms
  • Identifying and selling a solution to the prospect’s problem in the market
  • Updating and logging information on our company CRM

Job requirements

  • A highly driven graduate, ideally with a 2.1 or above
  • Minimum 18 months’ experience within a sales based role
  • A proven track record in sales (any experience selling to retail, leisure or hospitality is a bonus)
  • Experience selling mid-market contracts with ACV of £1k - 5k
  • Comfortable being part of an early-stage startup
  • You are ambitious and a highly motivated individual with a great work ethic
  • Hungry for success and a natural closer
  • Adaptable team player

Benefits of the job

  • A great starting salary of £30,000 - £35,000 + (£55k OTE uncapped)
  • The opportunity to join an innovative startup and make a real impact on their continued growth
  • Opportunities for long term development (bigger deals, managing a team)
  • Deals with top hospitality brands in the UK
  • Great team culture with socials, perks and incentives

Looking for sales graduate jobs in London, and interested in joining a fast-growing Tech Business? If you’re ambitious and proactive, with a flair for sales, apply for this Business Development Executive graduate job in London today!

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