Job Title
Business Development Executive (CS005744)
£25,000 - £35,000 PA (D.O.E)
Marlow, Buckinghamshire.
Start Date
  • Car Allowance
  • Mon – Fri 8.30am – 6pm
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This is a full time, permanent role.

Our client, a distributor based in Marlow, is looking for a Business Development Executive to pro-actively maximise sales, promote products and establish great relationships with clients. The right candidate will have previous cold-calling experience with a “hunter” mentality.  Strong skills in transforming customer expectations into bespoke customer deliverable is a must.

Key Duties include:

  • Pro-actively selling the company’s portfolio of products and services to new and current partners
  • Identifying, targeting and opening new accounts in line with pre-set targets
  • Professional, multi-level introduction to new and management of existing accounts, encompassing the full portfolio of the company’s value of their products and services
  • Gaining a full and comprehensive knowledge of partner’s business models, channel dependent
  • Developing comprehensive short and medium term business pipeline plans for all partners
  • Developing/delivering regular new business reviews and business development meeting plans
  • Developing strong and multi-level relationships with all key partners
  • Keeping abreast of market & industry developments, identifying opportunities for new business and revenue streams which could be used in the wider Specialist sales plan
  • Working effectively as part of the overall sales function to achieve group targets and objectives
  • Liaising in a professional manner with other internal business functions
  • Regular daily/weekly/monthly performance reviews of targets and objectives
  • Regular customer meetings (when required)
Special Requirements / Additional Information: 
  • Self-driven, results orientated with a positive outlook and a clear focus on driving new business
  • A “get up and go” attitude with confidence being on the phone , who is not afraid of rejection
  • A natural forward planner who critically assesses their own performance
  • Reliable, tolerant and determined
  • An empathic communicator with the ability to see things from the other person’s point of view
  • Well-presented and business-like
  • Keen for new experience, responsibility and accountability
  • Ability to get on with others and be a team-player
  • Ability to thrive under high pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Good sense of humour