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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Norwich, Kings Lynn and its surrounding county, Norfolk are home to some of Britain’s most prominent businesses, particularly those in agriculture, farming, fisheries and food production. Norfolk has a powerful energy hub on the east coast, advanced engineering and manufacturing capabilities and a world-class food, life-science and agri-tech cluster.
There is plenty of space for businesses to start up and grow; we have quality, cost-effective, commercial property compared to London and the South East and lower-than-average operating, property and living costs. Norfolk’s economy is large, ranking 15th for jobs and 10th for business numbers out of 206 upper tier authorities. Norfolk has grown faster than the non-London UK average since the recession and is now worth £18.5bn to the UK economy. The Norwich and Norfolk region is a hub for some of the most exciting agricultural, FMCG and agri-tech start-ups and there are some great sales, business development and account manager roles available.