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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The county of Cambridgeshire in the South East of England, borders Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. The hi-tech and biotechnology industries are central to the local economy. Cambridge and Peterborough are leading hubs for innovative businesses with the area also boasting exciting opportunities in Ely, Huntingdon, St Ives, and St. Neots leading the way in fields such as semiconductors, wireless technology, display technology, sensors, inkjet technology, mobile telecommunications and software.
Greater Cambridge is already home to Europe's foremost biotechnology cluster with companies that are leading the research in drug discovery, development and delivery, agricultural biotechnology and animal healthcare. The region generates £23.7bn of national output and has seen employment levels growing by 3.3 per cent over the last six years. Businesses in Cambridge and the surrounding areas are recruiting for exciting Sales, account management, business development and customer success roles.