Business Development Executive

Location: South West
Salary: £20,000 - £23,000
Contract type: Permanent
Date posted: 21/03/2019

An award winning national law firm is currently recruiting for a Business Development Executive to join their business service division in Exeter on a 12 month FTC. The role holder will be responsible for providing marketing and business develop support to Partners and fee earners across the firm’s offices nationally.

The Responsibilities:

  • Provide efficient and effective marketing and business development support to fee earners and partners.
  • Assist with developing the firms profile within the market as well as new business opportunities, through building new client relationships as well as identifying cross-selling opportunities.
  • Implement and drive marketing and business development plans by adapting through market knowledge and research.
  • Support all business activities including pitching, presentation content, and events support and client initiatives.
  • Provide support with events including assisting with client seminars, individual client and referrer entertaining plans and helping to arrange fee earner presence key events.
  • Monitoring and reporting on departmental marketing budgets.
  • Oversee the content for marketing flyers, client newsletters and bulletins.

The Candidate:

  • Degree educated
  • Proven background of delivering marketing and business development activities in a legal or accountancy firm.
  • Proven track record in being able to influence others.
  • Must also possess excellent written, interpersonal and organisational.

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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