Business Development Executive

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Location
Central London, London
Salary
15000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you currently working in the luxury retail sector and looking for the next step in your career?

Our client are looking to recruit a Business Development Executive to establish, develop and maintain business relationships with current customers and prospective clients to generate orders through a relationship based approach.

You will be required to make in person visits to key accounts with the aim of Increasing market share and penetration. Developing relationships and promoting one stop shop. Gathering market data and gaining new customers. You will also be responsible for the following:

  • Launch website into key accounts
  • Achieve sales and margin targets
  • Decrease aged debtors
  • Produce weekly reports on commercial activities
  • Attend networking events
  • Assist in launch of new seasonal and core products
  • Assist with clearance of discontinued lines
  • Utilise social media channels to grow company awareness Product & Market Development
  • Assist in development of new product and markets
  • Assist in and support all aspects of office administration & CRM
  • Assist and support launch of new website and office system

The successful candidate must have the following:

  • Proven sales record in a B2B environment.
  • Luxury customer service skills.
  • Ability to build and develop strong relationships.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • An active interest in the Bespoke Tailoring industry.
  • Previous tailoring/ made to measure/ bespoke experience an advantage

Working hours of Monday to Friday 9am - 5.15pm.

£25,000 per annum plus a Railcard which will cover zones 1 to 7.

**Please note, due to high levels of response, only successful candidates shall be contacted. If you have not heard from us within 7 days then unfortunately, your application has not been successful.**