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Business Development Manager L&D

£35K-£40K Basic Salary + £70K OTE
  • Ref: 3755
  • Permanent
  • Bonus scheme, Pension
  • Home-based

A dynamic and expanding L&D services and solutions provider is seeking a Business Development Manager to join their vibrant sales team. This role offers an excellent opportunity to be part of a fast-growing organisation with a supportive and engaging work culture.

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  • Report to the Chief Commercial Officer to achieve sales targets across their diverse range of event solutions
  • Drive sales of their event products and services by working with current customers and identifying new business opportunities
  • Engage with clients both in person and virtually to build strong relationships
  • Prepare and submit proposals to secure new business
  • Develop and manage customer support plans in partnership with the Client Relationship team, ensuring ongoing engagement with customers
  • Maintain the CRM system (Salesforce) for accurate forecasting and business planning
  • Provide clients with expert advice on their services and collaborate with the sales team on solutions beyond events
  • Collaborate with the Marketing team to enhance client engagement through various channels (e.g., case studies, webinars)


  • Ability to perform under pressure and manage multiple tasks effectively
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Proficiency in social media activities and promotion
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Full UK driving license is required


  • Proven experience in achieving and surpassing financial targets across multiple event solutions
  • Previous experience within the LD industry is highly advantageous
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role


  • Relevant qualifications and certifications are beneficial
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