Graduate New Business Development Executive

£25000 - £40000/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Graduate New Business Development Executive
Location: Farnborough 
Salary: £25k (OTE £36k-£40k)
Sector: Tech

Our client is a specialist provider of consulting managed services and technology solutions for the information infrastructure, dating back to 1991. They are an extremely fast growing business, with a varied client base and great partnerships with some of the largest organisations in the world. 

The organisation plays host to a dynamic, fun-loving team – an office pool table, themed office days, monthly nights out and trips to Dubai are all perfect examples of how well this company look after their employees! 

You`ll receive:

- Competitive starting salary of £22k
- Excellent Y1 OTE of between £36k-£40k
- Healthcare
- Pension
- Amazing open-plan offices with a pool table, Xboxes and more!
- Nights out/social events once a month
- Company holidays including Dubai and Skiing trips!
- Themed days e.g. 80s, sports days and wine and cheese days
- Lucrative bonus/incentive scheme

The Role – Graduate New Business Development Executive

Initially you will be working with a mixture of existing accounts and developing new leads. As the role is business development the emphasis will be on the creating and growing new accounts. The core aim of this role is to develop new revenue streams for the business but also for you to develop a good understanding of the company`s products and services so that you can start to engage fully with your clients. There is a clear progression structure in place – you`ll take ownership of the entire business cycle, developing rapport, negotiating with clients and closing deals once you`ve mastered the mechanics of your role.

Main Responsibilities

- Strategic lead generation into businesses
- Business introductions via phone, email, LinkedIn
- Booking meetings for senior sales team
- Shadowing meetings and eventually running your own meetings
- Revenue generation through existing and new clients
- Networking to grow your client base

The successful company is looking for candidates to embody and represent the brand and a mature and confident approach is essential.


- Educated to degree level
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Ambitious and driven
- Commercial acumen

Next Steps: 

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(Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to contact all applicants directly. If you haven`t heard from us within 28 days please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.)