graduate business development executive in leeds

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£ 24,000 per year
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leeds, yorkshire and the humber
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£ 24,000 per year
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01625 255 255
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Graduate Business Development Executive

Location: Leeds
Salary: £24k basic salary
Sector: Digital marketing

A fast-growing digital agency headquartered in Leeds, our client take a human approach to digital marketing that has earned them a loyal and enthusiastic clientele. Working with some of the world’s biggest brands (including Hilton, Hertz and GlaxoSmithKline to name a few) they have delivered some remarkable campaigns with significant returns.

In order to bring their expertise to new clients they’re in need of confident, driven graduates that are not afraid to challenge the status quo.

The Graduate Business Development Executive will proactively hunt for new business, employing great research and communication skills.

Core responsibilities:
  • Develop a pipeline of opportunities
  • Using a variety of means and methods to establish contact with key decision makers
  • Developing your relationships with target accounts and understanding their unique needs
  • Working with sales and marketing teams to target and map accounts
  • Attain a detailed understanding of the company services
  • Maintaining an accurate and up-to-date CRM
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of industry trends
  • £24k basic salary
  • Mobile phone
  • Nights out, social events
  • Bonus/incentive scheme
  • Industry recognised training and development
The ideal candidate for this role will take a creative approach to a competitive business, as well as being resilient in their attitude to it. You’ll take a lot from the challenge of tracking down the people that you need to speak to in order to close meetings with them.

Candidate requirements:
  • Essential: Educated to degree level
  • Excellent communication skills; written, verbal and IT literate
  • Great research skills, with a keen interest in digital marketing
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