Business Development Manager

Combined Selection Group
South West England
37000.00 - 41000.00 GBP Annual + + Package
09 Jan 2017
18 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Are you a confident, tenacious, and proven new business developer? If you are, we'd love to speak to you! This is a truly brilliant opportunity for you to become a key member of an exciting new division within an established and respected KBB manufacturer.

Working for this key supplier of state-of-the-art bathroom furniture, you will be tasked with building and furthering business relationships with high-end bathroom retailers, with a view to offering a unique proposition to add to their portfolio.

You will be part of a professional family run business with strong company values which have helped create a warm, friendly, and effective working environment. The owners of the company take pride in ensuring each of their employees feels valued and has input in key decisions. The business also offers good commission structure, and a benefits package which really is exceptional.

Responsibilities of the role

- As this is a new division, you will predominantly be tasked with building and developing new business from scratch.
- Targeting high end luxury dealers only, you will seek to grow your account base with no more than 75-100 dealers.
- You will continually promote the business to increase brand awareness.
- You will work strategically with clients by having a clear strategy on how to grow and develop each account base.
- You will consistently generate new leads and maintain a robust pipeline.

Required Skills and Experience

- A proven track record of building strong relationships with retail showrooms, bathroom specialists and boutique bathroom retailers.
- Experience in winning and managing new business from scratch.
- Previous experience of sales within the bathroom industry would be a fantastic advantage.
- The successful applicant will be someone with strong commercial acumen - one who recognises and acts on opportunities to develop business in a highly competitive environment.
- The successful individual should have excellent written and verbal skills, and Excel and PowerPoint skills are a pre-requisite.
- Confident, self-motivated, organised and a great team player.