We recruit for business development people for the UK's leading B2B businesses based in the south-east and east of England. Business development staff will often be tasked with developing a strategic sales plan to expand key accounts, drive commercial growth and ensure a high level of customer service.
Business development roles call for insightful, strategic thinkers with good interpersonal skills, who work well under pressure and have a good understanding of the businesses' products or services. Our job postings include some fantastic opportunities to join this sector, in exciting industries such as medical, FMCG, engineering and software. Business development people can expect to progress quickly in this fast-growing industry if sales performance targets are met, with great commission and bonus packages available for top-performers.
Basic salaries for business development roles can vary from £25,000 for graduate, entry-level roles, to £80,000 for business development managers, this can also vary depending on the head office location and industry.
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Chelmsford is a place of immense opportunity, with its proximity to London and Cambridge it is a well-placed city with a diverse range of sales jobs within FMCG, software and engineering. Essex has the 8th largest economy in the UK and is home to 663,000 jobs. Its excellent quality of life and strong economy makes Essex a sought-after place to live and work.
Essex is diverse; from rural villages, market towns, new towns, urban centres, to our popular coastline. Towns seeing the biggest area of development and growth in job markets are Colchester, Chelmsford, Basildon and Harlow. The country has opportunity for economic and housing growth throughout the County, via two recognised growth corridors – London, Stansted, Cambridge, and the Thames Gateway. Businesses based in Chelmsford and the surrounding county of Essex are recruiting for exciting sales, account management, business development and customer success roles.