Trainee Business Executive

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£22k to 40k per year
Apply by:
27th January 2019
Start date:
Job type:
Graduate job

Company profile

In this Business Development Executive graduate job, you will be joining a leading global financial consultancy firm who have over 20 years' experience under their belts. Renowned for their variety of high-end professional services, they specialise in the optimisation of Research & Development, Tax Relief, R&D Grants and HR Advice and Employment Services, and provide their clients with award-winning, tailor-made solutions to help them optimise their internal budget. As their sales division continues to grow, they are now looking for a personable and tenacious graduate to join their team.

Job description

In this Business Development Executive graduate job, you will be responsible for reaching out to potential leads and introducing clients' services to businesses within your assigned remit. You will need to be confident and highly personable, as you will be the face of the business, attending various events and pursuing new business leads. This is a hugely exciting opportunity to carve a career in a well-renowned consultancy and learn about the workings of the business, with a realistic OTE of 35k in your first year.

Key responsibilities

In this Business Development Executive graduate job, your responsibilities will include:

Completing research to identify new markets and opportunities

Liaising with new and existing clients to educate, qualifying and developing key accounts on behalf of the company

Managing a portfolio of 600-800 businesses

Actively pursuing leads through calls, emails and professional networking sites

Attending various networking events and representing the business

Learning and updating your knowledge of employment law throughout

So, what are we looking for?

A minimum of a 2.1 from a top university

Outstanding verbal communication skills

Brilliant interpersonal skills - you can build a rapport with anyone

The interest in learning about legal challenges businesses face

A tenacious can-do attitude

What else is on offer?

A highly competitive starting salary with a realistic OTE of 35k in your first year

Unparalleled opportunities for progression - promotions are well within reach in your first 3-6 months!

A brilliant training programme - you will be directly supported by your manager from day one

Brilliant incentives - teams are regularly rewarded with iPads, weekends away, spa breaks, and so on

A private healthcare plan

Looking for graduate sales jobs in London and want to kick-start your career in Financial sales? If you're a tenacious graduate with fantastic interpersonal skills, waste no time and apply for this Business Development Executive graduate job in London today!

Buchanan Search:

Buchanan Search, through rapid organic growth, is now a market leading recruitment firm and a top supplier to a number of clients including FTSE listed firms.

Buchanan Search's team of consultants come from a variety of backgrounds but all subscribe to the company ethos of Understanding, Advising and Delivering for our clients & candidates.

Buchanan Search has Graduate and Executive Practices which operate tailored recruitment methodologies. They focus across the Sales, Recruitment, Executive Search, Business Intelligence, Consultancy, Engineering, Technology and Global Markets sectors.