Business Development Executive

Business Development Executive


Up to £25,000 

My client within the construction and security sector are looking for a business development executive to join them immediately.

Due to rapid growth within the last 12 months, they are looking to expand their team and have developed this role to work closely with the business owner.                                                                                                   

The role will involve but are not limited to:

  • research and identify new business opportunities - including new markets, growth areas, trends, customers, partnerships, products, and services - or new ways of reaching existing markets
  • seek out the appropriate contact in an organisation
  • generate leads and by calling lapsed and new prospective customers
  • meet with customers/clients face to face or over the phone
  • foster and develop relationships with customers/clients
  • understand the needs of your customers and be able to respond effectively with a plan of how to meet these
  • think strategically - seeing the bigger picture and setting aims and objectives to develop and improve the business
  • work strategically - carrying out necessary planning to implement operational changes
  • have a good understanding of the businesses' products or services and be able to advise others about them
  • seek ways of improving the way the business operates

Due to the nature of the role and location of the offices to be considered for this position the candidate must have a valid UK driver’s license.

Candidate must also have at least 2 years’ experience within a business development, telesales or sales capacity.

The hours of work are 8.30am – 4.30pm Monday – Friday

There is free parking on site, holiday entitlement, pension & tailored bonus scheme.

There is real potential for this role to become a strategic player within the business, as this is a family run company to career development is well within reach. 

The salary on offer for this role will be a basic of £20,000 - £25,000 depending upon experience

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply directly through this ad and one of our consultants will give you a call.


Up to £25,000



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Kate Shorthouse

(0113) 457 3760

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Business Development Executive, Leeds