Business Development Manager

Posted: 12/02/2018
Location: London
Type: Permanent
Salary: £ 40,000 to 50,000

Business Development Manager - London - Permanent - £ 40,000 to 50,000 - Job ref: 15950/001


Your chance to join this truly global agency and take on a pivotal role in developing the business!

The Company

With a client base that stretches across the globe, and with multiple international offices, this agency offers a full spectrum of services including event delivery and business / corporate travel. With long standing relationships across multiple sectors they are industry leaders in their field, recognised for their flawless delivery. Working both with end clients and agencies they work on a range of events including international incentives, conferences, product launches and large scale corporate hospitality events.

With a established base and solid reputation for delivering MICE events and group travel there has never been a better time to join this leading agency.

The Role

Due to continued success there is now the opportunity for a Business Development Manager to join their team and drive the business forward, selling corporate event management solutions. Working as part of a global sales team responsibilities include:

  • Developing sales strategy inline with business objectives

  • Actively developing business from new clients

  • Building long lasting relationships

  • Developing business with existing clients including upselling and cross-selling

  • Working with the Head of Business Development and internal teams

  • Booking and attending client meetings

  • Presentation preparation and leading on pitches

  • Networking at events and trade shows

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will have a proven background in developing and winning business gained from working with an agency environment, ideally within the MICE industry. Candidates must have strengths in developing relationships and identifying opportunities, as well as pitching for business. A delivery background in this area would be useful but more importantly is ability to build instant rapport and develop long term relationships with clients.

With a constant desire to nurture and develop their multinational team, this agency is known for offering a supportive work environment. Not only will you work with some of the best in the business but you will feel truly part of their loyal family where you can propel your career to new heights!

Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across marketing, creative and events. If this position isn't quite what you're looking for please visit to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.

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Expiry Date: 12/03/2018
Contact name: Live Recruitment
Contact phone: 0121 234 7788