Business Development Executive

  • Location
    Gloucester, Gloucestershire
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • Category
    Sales & Retail - Business Development
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference
    JN-042021-178292

Business Development Executive


Full time - Monday to Friday (8.30am to 5.00pm)


Salary - £20,000 to £25,000 depending on experience


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Business Development Executive to join an expanding team within an innovative engineering setting.


You will be working for a growing company in Gloucester that offers great working conditions, onsite parking and progression going forward for the right person if desired.


Our client is seeking a confident, self-motivated and driven person who will be an integral part of the initial sales progress to generate, qualify and develop their customer database and commercial awareness.


Applicants must have the following skills, abilities and experience:



  • Confident telephone communication skills

  • Competent IT fluency (CRM, MS Office 365)

  • Attention to detail

  • Driven by own initiative and a get-going attitude

  • Willingness to learn and develop new skills



Key responsibilities include:



  • Predominantly cold calling of potential customer lists, farming of new opportunities.



  • Contacting potential clients via phone or email to establish rapport and passing qualified lead to Area Managers

  • Introducing our company to new companies, explaining the core capabilities, obtaining relevant contact information and referrals for further discussion

  • Research the needs of companies and learning who makes decisions about purchasing

  • Contacting Customers / Potential customers on specific campaigns related to specific product areas good or services

  • Researching organisations and individuals online (LinkedIn) to identify new leads and potential new markets

  • Contacting responses from marketing activities (newsletters, exhibitions, website lead)

  • Ensuring data integrity within the CRM systems



Business Development Executive


Full time - Monday to Friday (8.30am to 5.00pm)


Salary - £20,000 to £25,000 depending on experience



We look forward to your application! If you have any additional questions please call on of the team on 01242 579890.

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Please apply with your CV to: Amanda Taylor