Business Development Assistant

Career Legal
London, South East England
10 Jul 2017
09 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Marketing & BD Assistant to join an international law firm in the City of London.

The Marketing & BD Assistant will work together with and support the Marketing & BD Managers and Advisors of the firms key sector, assisting with the business plans and objectives. The role holder will be heavily involved with client targeting and new business generation, pitching, analysis, publications, event organisation. profile raising and marketing campaigns across the sectors and on an international basis.

Requirements include:

  • Educated to degree level with previous business development/marketing experience in a partnership environment.
  • Strong understanding of marketing and business development processes.
  • A general understanding of the legal market (in terms of key players and product areas) to aid familiarity with terminology and to add as much value as possible when talking with partners.
  • A general understanding of the commercial world and its drivers.
  • Ability to create a positive impact with colleagues, peers, partners and clients and to demonstrate diplomacy, listening and influencing skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills with an excellent eye for detail and the ability to write compelling propositions.
  • Effective project management skills including the ability to plan ahead and prioritise conflicting demands to meet deadlines for the team.
  • Works effectively under pressure.

To apply, please click on the button and send your Cover Note and CV with your contact details to Katie Richards quoting reference CSBDASS3456.

Important Notice

It is Career Legal’s policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained. Please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you.

Career Legal is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this permanent vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.