Business Development Coordinator – London

Location: London
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Contract type: Permanent
Date posted: 03/03/2023

Our client, a leading US law firm, is seeking a Business Development Coordinator to join their team based in London. This role provides the opportunity to support the growth and development of their financial services practice. Working closely with senior stakeholders, you will play a critical role in identifying new business opportunities and managing client relationships.

The Responsibilities:

  • Provide support in implementing BD initiatives in line with the group’s plans and overall strategy.
  • Updating marketing materials and lawyer biographies to reflect practice group experience and expertise.
  • Collaborate with the marketing and communications team to develop marketing materials and promote exposure of the practice.
  • Identify and coordinate conferences, seminars and other opportunities to ensure they are aligned with the overall practice goals.
  • Support with events and memberships, including post-event follow-up and tracking new leads.
  • Work alongside the Communications team, to assist with thought leadership and PR activities.
  • Coordinate with fee earners to provide support with the preparation of proposals/RFPs and keep track of bid activity.
  • Support with the identification of opportunities to enhance existing services or attract new work.

The Candidate:

  • Previous experience working within a legal / professional services environment.
  • Ability to prioritise and manage workload and complete tasks to deadlines.
  • Ability to maintain professionalism when interacting with internal & external contacts.
  • Strong IT proficiency in using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, experience with InterAction is preferred.
  • Educated to a degree level or possess a relevant marketing-related qualification.

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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