Business Development Assistant
Based in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
One of the UK’s leading independent professional services companies are currently looking to recruit a Business Development Assistant at their Bury St Edmunds office. As part of a Business Development Team tasked with generating interest in the company’s outsourced payroll service, you would be tasked with providing a high standard of support and advice to potential and existing clients, helping generate new business revenue through effective relationship management.
Typical activities will include handling client enquiries and liaising with the payroll delivery team regarding client requirements, pricing and lead times, accurately recording all opportunities on the CRM and maintaining record of activities, figures and forecasting, plus manage the compliance process for on-boarding new clients.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an intelligent and enthusiastic individual with B2B sales / client care experience to develop their skills within a dynamic market leading business.
The ideal candidate for the role will be an ambitious and intelligent individual with experience providing client care in a proactive, fast paced B2B office environment. The role is client-facing so you will have excellent communication skills, able to interact professionally and confidently at Director level by telephone, letter, email and face to face. You will have demonstrable organisational, project and time management skills, with the ability to multi-task, prioritise a workload and work under pressure and to deadline. You will be a flexible and proactive individual, with excellent attention to detail.
With almost 3500 partners and staff across 3265 offices generating a fee income of over £300 million, you would be joining one of the 3 principal mid-market accountancy firms at a particularly exciting time.
To apply for the Business Development Assistant role please submit your CV quoting reference BKT549 – NW.
The job will be suitable for candidates who have experience as the following: Sales Administrator, Business Development Executive, Client Service Administrator, Sales Executive, Account Manager, Business Development Manager, Sales Coordinator.
This job would be suitable for candidates based in the following locations: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, Ipswich, Stowmarket, Thetford, Diss, Newmarket, Cambridge, Ely, Sudbury.