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Business Development Manager - Graduate Services

  • Reference: JBGBDM
  • Location: Baker Street, London
  • Salary: £30-36,000 Salary £62-68,000 OTE plus Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent

Certus Graduate is one of the fastest growing divisions within the Certus Recruitment Group, providing bespoke graduate sales recruitment solutions to clients ranging from innovative digital start-ups thorough to multi-national corporations.

Having recently been named in the ‘Recruitment Top 50’, the Certus Recruitment Group is currently experiencing considerable growth both in the UK and internationally. Our Australian office opened in July 2018 and we have plans to expand into North America in 2019.

As a result of this growth, we are now looking to appoint a Business Development Manager within our Graduate team. The BDM will be responsible for the development of the Graduate business through the acquisition of new clients, selling our full range of retained bespoke assessment and contingency solutions to clients across the UK.

This is a strategic position within the business, with the Business Development Manager having considerable scope to shape the business as it evolves. This is purely a business development role with no responsibility for delivery with accounts being passed to Client Managers upon instruction.

Responsibilities will include:
Sale of bespoke retained and contingent graduate recruitment services
Responding to incoming enquiries through marketing and ‘hot’ leads coming through the Graduate team
Arranging and attending meetings with target accounts on a regular basis
Networking and building relationships across the Digital and Technology sectors
Attending exhibitions and events within target sectors
Account development and managing key stakeholders in high volume graduate accounts
Identification of new graduate opportunities within existing clients from our other divisions
Analysis and reporting as required

Proven sales experience within a professional services or similar role
Confident in leading meetings and giving presentations
Dynamic and personable with a professional approach
Entrepreneurial and urgent by nature
Confident in creation and writing of proposals
Loves face to face interaction
Degree level education with strong business acumen
Credible and dedicated to the achievement of personal goals
Drive, maturity and commercial awareness

Competitive Salary of £32-36,000
Uncapped commission with OTE of £62-68,000
Extensive benefits (life insurance, phone, perkbox etc.)
Monthly, quarterly and annual incentives including trips away, lunches and other rewards
Career progression

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