Business Development Manager

Business Development Manager

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    £50k plus benefits

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    Michelle Brightly

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    3 months ago

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Role: Business Development Manager
Salary: £50k plus benefits
Job Status: Permanent/Full-Time
Location: London
Vacancy Reference: VR/04573

Role Description:
Our client, a well-established company within the cleaning and soft services industry, is looking for an experiences Business Development Manager to join their team. As Business Development Manager you will be responsible for obtaining new business for the company, selling into a variety of industries around London. You will be communicating with people from all levels, in order to create tailored solutions to their needs and providing excellent customer service. The successful Business Manager will have at least two years experience in a similar role or within the FM industry.


  • Obtain new business for the company based on guidelines and policies set by the Managing Director or Branch Manager
  • Plan sales activities, both short term and long term
  • Market research and analysis is imperative to this job role
  • Ensure all potential cold calls are completed, while adhering to set targets
  • Make sure the client internal database is current and up to date
  • Ensure your own personal objectives and targets are met, as well as your team’s
  • Research and suggest improvements for certain areas of the business and communicate them effectively
  • Must be available to travel to France every two months to attend sales meetings, representing the London branch – these may include overnight stays
  • Ensure effective communication with clients, customers and colleagues at all times


  • A minimum of two years in a similar role or within the Facilities Management industry
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Technically savvy – must be aware of and able to use CRM systems
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Effective diary management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • A willing and flexible approach to work with the desire to achieve high results
  • Full driving licence and valid passport


  • Company vehicle
  • Uncapped commission scheme
  • Company credit card
  • Company fuel card
  • 25 days holiday
  • Laptop
  • Mobile phone
  • Company pension scheme
  • Private healthcare (optional)