air-recruitment logo Facebook icon Twitter icon Linkedin icon Home icon

Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director

  • £60k
  • Central London

Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director, Central London – Up to £60k DOE plus benefits

This thriving independent creative agency are excelling right now. They provide insight, strategy, communications planning and creative solutions for their clients in the UK and abroad. For the past 36 years, they’ve been partnering with their clients to help them shine through powerful creative solutions that drive real results. They’re looking for a super smart Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director who can help them with their award-winning creative and strategic output that really does change people’s lives. It's a well-known agency that’s the envy of it’s competitors.

We’re looking for an ambitious Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director with personality and an understanding of the marketing / advertising agency world. You’ll preferably have a strong agency background and be passionate about behaviour change communications in the charity/NFP sectors.

This agency are well-known for their extensive client roster - a collection of well-known brand names. They now need a Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director to help them lead the charge on their strategy to push into the commercial space and help global brands with their Corporate Social Responsibility work.

As Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director, you’ll be responsible for proactively leading and running the new business activities in the agency.

The key areas of focus for this Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director will be to help set sales strategies, manage the sales pipeline, actively participate in tenders and the development of proposals and network with prospects.

The key areas of accountability and responsibility for this Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director will be:

-       Sales strategy

-       Tenders and proposals

-       Sales pipeline management

-       Networking with prospects

You will be a Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director who has excellent people skills and strong empathy with the not-for-profit sector and the values of the agency.

This agency has high expectations for their Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director - they really do push the career of their people.

If you’re a Senior Business Development Manager / New Business Director with the below qualities we want to hear from you immediately:

-       Track record of successful new business.

-       Must have worked in an Agency

-       Client Service experience required ideally at Account Director leve

-       New business experience required