Business Development Manager - media and marketing

Central London
£35k basic plus average £22k commission uncapped
24 Jul 2017
24 Aug 2017
Business Type
Media Owner
Contract Type

Our client is a leading international resource for B2B marketers. Their mission is to provide marketers and integrated sales teams with fresh, fundamental information and experience that maximise business performance. Their membership, training and events support over 250,000 marketers worldwide to make more informed decisions, develop professionally and create more business opportunities.

They are a growing, evolving organisation, with some of the biggest event for B2B Marketers. On top of they have a great team and environment to work in.

As we’ve known this client for many years we can confirm that they are very team focused so you’ll never feel out on your own. They take huge pride in their success, in their brand and in each other.

Due to expansion, we are now looking for an experienced Business Development Manager that can take commercial ownership of part of their media portfolio. Your role is about driving new business and creating your own portfolio of key accounts across media, training and event sponsorship.

You will be developing new client relationships selling their full suite of services from bespoke training courses, content user licences and events to Enterprise businesses. You will be managing all aspects of a consultative sales cycle and aim to maximise every opportunity to cross-sell their services and add value to your client’s business life.

Key responsibilities:

1. Account Management:

  • Client facing role
  • Develop & up-sell current clients
  • Know your sector (You’ll be assigned a specific vertical to manage)

2. New business

  • Actively seek out new clients
  • Meet and present B2BM services inc. training, event sponsorship and skills audits to prospects.
  • Targeting C-suite decision makers, be confident approaching the most senior decision makers

3. Team work:

  • Help your colleagues, motivate and support them, they will do the same for you.

About you:

We are looking for lateral, innovative and creative Business Development Manager; autonomous, self-starters who like to be challenged and are opportunity creators.  We are looking for someone, who is driven to deliver an outstanding service to clients, exceeding client expectations and revenue objectives.

In return for your skills and expertise as a Business Development Manager our client offers a very competitive salary ranging between £30-40k dependent on experience, with an average OTE of £55-60k which will be uncapped.

If you think you’re the Business Development Manager we are seeking and would like to know more then drop me a line, Tom Howe, and include your CV by clicking on the apply button below.