Business Development Executive

  • Location
    Crewe, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 28000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Recruitment Consultancy
  • External Reference
    JN-032022-241389
  • Category
    Sales & Retail - Business Development

We are recruiting for a Business Development Executive to join Adecco.


Location: Crewe - Hybrid working


Salary - up to 30k plus Bonus


Adecco Retail has had a record year, and we are looking for motivated sales/business development people to be part of our new sales division.



What are we looking for?


This opportunity would ideally suit an individual with a Recruitment background, although not essential, who is looking to step into a full sales position, who thrives in competitive environments, has bags of initiative, a thirst for responsibility knowledge and enjoys the recognition and financial rewards that come with being a top performer in a professional field.



What would be your responsibilities?



  • Picking up Marketing leads and qualifying new opportunities using state of the art technology to gain leads and key market intel

  • Focusing on new business and lost clients at a senior level.

  • Responsible for tracking the success of leads to revenue, but also tracking the success of the technologies involved to help streamline the business develop process of a leading recruitment agency.

  • Speaking with new clients over the phone

  • Potentially meeting with new prospect clients on Teams

  • Build relationships with Regional Managers, Branch Manager and Business Development Manager in aligned patch to understand their business and sales pipelines.

  • Analysing and reporting on any new market trends.

  • Targeted on volume of clients spoken with and visits booked for Business Development Managers and Branch Managers

  • Keep appraised of competitors status and market activity and be able to position Adecco UK&I above them in sales presentations and negotiations.

  • Occasional requirement to attend Sales Team Meetings around the UK when required

  • Have proven track record in winning and converting business within Recruitment Sector



We believe in talent, not labels. As a people business, our expertise and energy are always going into improving everyone's chances of being part of the world of work. Our people are at the core of our business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive culture for everyone to feel supported in their day-to-day work and during their development throughout their career. We seek to foster a culture of belonging and purpose, an environment where everyone can thrive and feel engaged, and where difference is respected and valued. Our commitment is to provide equal opportunity regardless of, for example, your gender, age, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, or beliefs. We also engage with employers to develop programmes and pathways that embrace diverse talent and promote more inclusive employment worldwide through partnerships and other initiatives. We recognise and celebrate the value of difference and how it makes us faster, smarter, and more innovative

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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