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Business Development Executive

Salary £23,000 - £25,000
Location London, Central London
Role Sales
Job Type Permanent
Size 20-50
Job overview
Our clients are a hyper-growth start-up in the lead and demand generation space. If you're an ambitious and resilient graduate, apply today!

Looking for Junior Sales jobs in London and Business Development roles? Interested in starting your career at a leading demand generation firm? This Business Development Executive job in London could be the one for you!

Company profile

In this graduate sales job, you will be joining a hypergrowth lead and demand generation organisation that is looking to hire sales and BD professionals of all levels to work in their London HQ. Founded a year and a half ago by three industry professionals the business is absolutely snowballing. The numbers are dictating ambitious growth plans, hence them looking for multiple hires in London and expansion into Portuguese and US markets within 2021. This said, there are very good career opportunities, with rapid progression, for the right candidates.

Business Development Executive - Job description

Our client are looking for ambitious and proactive salespeople to work closely with the directors to further the company’s growth. The candidates for this position will excel at creating and closing new business opportunities. By using a consultative approach to selling, this person will use their expertise to identify and qualify leads, leading to sales opportunities with both new and existing customers.

In this entry-level Sales job, you will need a great attitude, a strong work ethic, and a willingness to learn. The directors have years of successful industry sales experience and they’re looking to share their knowledge with you, giving you the keys to your own success.

Business Development Executive - Key responsibilities

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

  • Generating new business opportunities with new and existing clients
  • Multi-channel prospecting of new clients
  • Identify and qualify new leads
  • Building rapport and managing lasting relationships with all clientele
  • Source new sales opportunities through inbound lead follow-up and outbound cold calls and emails
  • Understanding customer needs and requirements
  • Maintain and expand your database of prospects within your assigned territory
  • With training, taking ownership of the full sales cycle from first contact outreach to closing business deals

Business Development Executive - Job requirements

  • Proven sales experience is desirable
  • Ability to build rapport over the telephone
  • An outgoing personality with the ability to converse with a range of clients
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong listening and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritise and manage time effectively

Business Development Executive - Benefits of the job

  • A highly competitive starting salary of £23,000 - £25,000 (£42,000+ OTE)
  • Industry-leading commission structure
  • Company profit share over and above commission
  • Pension contributions and private health care
  • Access to director level industry professional

Looking for Business Development jobs in London and want to join a rapidly growing lead generation firm? If you’re an ambitious graduate with great interpersonal skills apply today!

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Alan Hector
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