Business Development Assistant - 12 month contract

Ryder Reid Legal Ltd
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A leading US law firm has a fabulous opportunity for a Business Development Assistant to join them for a 12 month contract. Reporting into the Senior BD Manager, the Business Development Assistant will work with the lawyers to generate more business for the firm. Responsibilities for the Business Development Assistant will be varied, including:

  • Supporting the legal directory and awards submissions process
  • Assisting in the preparation of pitches, brochures and deal sheets
  • Updating lawyer biographies
  • Supporting the planning and execution of London office client events
  • Keeping client, target client data and key contact information up to date on the CRM system
  • Undertaking market research and competitor analysis

The ideal candidate for the Business Development Assistant position will be degree educated and have prior marketing experience in the legal/professional services sector. You must have excellent communication skills , advanced writing and editing skills and excellent attention to detail. You need to be highly organised, confident, proactive and able to manage a very busy workload. This is a brilliant opportunity to gain solid experience within a prestigious firm. Please contact Ryder Reid today if you would like to apply.