Business Development Manager

Location: Midlands
Salary: Market Rate
Salary band: Dependant upon experience
Contract type: Permanent
Date posted: 20181130

A commercial law firm is currently recruiting for a Business Development Manager to lead and develop business development activities across their Employment and Pensions Group in Manchester. This is a collaborative role where you’ve build proactive relationships with employment and pensions fee earners across all the offices whilst reporting into the Client and Market Development Director.

The Responsibilities:

  • Strategically and tactically planning and delivering value-added business development support
  • Work with partners to agree joined up business plans
  • Ensure the successful execution of business plans and measure results
  • Identify and develop target markets
  • Adopt a consultative approach and customer focused mind set
  • Act as a single point of contact for the Employment and Pensions Group
  • Identify future business models and value propositions

The Candidate:

  • Degree educated or a recognised qualification in marketing (CIM)
  • Proven experience delivery business development activity in the legal sector
  • Client focused
  • Proven success in targetting, managing pipelines, credentials and pitches and implementing business development plans
  • A strong understanding of employment and pensions

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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