Business Development Assistant

Location: London
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000
Contract type: Permanent
Date posted: 20/08/2020

An award winning law firm is currently seeking a Business Development Assistant to join one of their practice groups in London. The role will assist the Marketing & Business Development teams in delivering excellent results for the firm and provide high quality support leading to improved performance of the firm.

The Responsibilities:

  • Manage the internal and external events process for the practice group. This includes invitation preparation and distribution, mailing list and RSVP management, venue and logistics organisation.
  • Preparing articles and posting on digital media such as LinkedIn, website, etc.
  • Regularly check relevant pages of the website. Proactively suggest updates to keep content up to date.
  • Liaise with the design team on creating/amending designed materials
  • Manage client database/mailing lists using designated firm CRM tool
  • Track and implement post transaction and post pitch reviews
  • Draft basic outline of pitches, capability brochures, legal directory and awards submissions, according to requirements and adhering to firm templates and corporate house style guidelines.
  • Arrange meetings/calls, scheduling, booking rooms, tracking diaries for the immediate team.
  • Attend selected meetings and take detailed minutes.

The Candidate:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Degrees or professional qualifications that have a marketing component would put you in a strong position, but are not essential
  • Experience/placements within the legal/professional services sector and a partnership environment would be beneficial but not essential
  • Marketing experience
  • Corporate legal interest / experience an advantage but not essential

Please note: Due to the specific sectors we work in, only candidates with valid work experience in a Law Firm, Accountancy Firm, Management Consultancy, Property/Construction Firm, Financial Services Firm or a high profile relevant Association or Agency will be considered.  We regret that our clients will not accept applications outside of these areas.

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