Business Development Manager - Finance - Field Based

Freedom Finance
£35,000 basic - OTE of £55-60k
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Sales or Business Development professional and are keen for a new challenge? If so we are now recruiting for a Business Development Manager and are looking for individuals just like you!

Who are Freedom Finance?

Freedom Finance are a highly established and reputable Finance broker based in Manchester. We work with some of the most prestigious and growing financial institutions globally and as a leading UK broker we have won numerous awards including Best Use of Technology in Secured Lending, Broker Service Excellence and Best Secured Loans Broker of the Year.

Here at Freedom Finance, we know our people are our most important asset and we believe our people are what make our business tick.

The Role

The Business Development Manager is required for a unique opportunity to develop and manage multiple accounts with intermediaries and brokerages. The key focus being to build a portfolio of contacts and ensure that existing relationships are managed and developed to guarantee that all stakeholders benefit from the relationship.

This is a field based position and requires the candidate to work on their own initiative, planning their day to maximise business opportunities by building new intermediary relationships, managing existing ones and supporting them as required.

Being part of an award winning financial organisation, you will receive a competitive salary of up to £35k basic + £5k Car Allowance + Realistic OTE of £55-60k and benefits package. Plus a mobile phone and a laptop for company use.

Responsibilities include developing and managing a network of introducer relationships within the territory, proactively protecting existing business volumes and growing revenue from current introducers whilst simultaneously developing new intermediaries and business networks in order to exceed new business targets and develop a strong presence in the territory.


- Due to the nature of the role all applicants must have a Full UK driving licence

- A background in Sales and a good understanding of Property Finance ( 2 years in secured lending sales i.e. mortgages, second charges, commercial, bridging, development finance)

- An engaging communicator with superior influencing skills, able to discuss and establish credibility with a professional audience

- Proven experience in relationship building

- The ability to effectively time manage

- Ability to deliver a professional and bespoke intelligent & entrepreneurial approach, tailored to each individual circumstance

- A proven track record of exceeding targets and delivering exceptional sales results in a fast paced entrepreneurial environment

- A demonstrable network of professional introducers

- Ability to work to challenging targets

- Passionate about providing unparalleled levels of service

- An experienced sales professional - quick to spot and develop opportunities - excellent planning, targeting & organisational capabilities

- Excellent communicator with strong presentation skills

- Account leadership - able to clearly articulate a vision of any plan with passion, ambition and energy to create support from colleagues.

If you are looking to join a fun, passionate and experienced team that strive to exceed targets and maximize revenue then apply below

Please note, there is a tight deadline to this opportunity and you must be fully CeMAP qualified to apply. If you are interested in this role please submit your CV as soon as possible.

No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.