Business Development Executive

City of London
£40k per year
28 May 2024
25 Jun 2024
Neil Hagan
Contract Type
Full Time

Global law firm situated near Liverpool Street wish to hire a Business Development Executive to join their BD team focusing on their key one of their key practice groups working with a leading team of UK and overseas Partners. 

Offices located in Liverpool St

3 days in the office and 2 days working remotely with standard hours being 9:30am to 5:30pm

Salary of up to £40k

Reporting into the Business Development Manager, you will support the London based Partners develop strategic and business objectives. This will involve working collaboratively with the central marketing team to maintain and develop best practice processes and knowledge sharing, including regular reporting of business development activities and wins.

Responsibilities of the Business Development Executive include:

    Coordination and delivery of high impact, client focused proposals in response to client RFPs, RFIs, bids and tenders  Ensure the practice is effectively integrated with the firms wider practice groups in cross selling business development, communications and development client activities
  • Collaborate with partners ND marketing teams on collateral materials and events including (but not limited to) brochures, client/market research, directory submissions, website content, client bulletins/briefings, seminars, conferences, reporting/ROI
  • Utilising internal and external sources, including working with PSLs and other specialist in-house resources, understand and research the sectors in order to proactively create business development opportunities, including researching client and target activity as well as trends in specific market segments, and harnessing cross-sell opportunities whenever appropriate.   
  • Draft high impact value-add pitch, RPF/ITT and capability documents which respond to specific client/target requests
  • Participate in the firm's client development programme, including the continued development and implementation of those client accounts relevant to the practice groups
  • Working with the Comms team to devise and implement an effective thought leadership plan on industry related topics/them 

Requirements for the Business Development Executive include:

  • Degree educated
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a business development role in a law firm, or professional service industry, preferably shipping / transport focused.
  • Organised, project driven individual able to support, initiate and implement successful business development and marketing communications activities whilst working with all levels of the business
  • Strong IT skills including PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and a recognised CRM system (InterAction preferably) are essential.

To discuss the role further or apply please contact Neil Hagan today

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