Business Development Executive

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Dunstable, Bedfordshire | Ref: BBBH27953

£20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum

Business Development Executive - selling to Retailers


£20,000 - £24,000

A unique opportunity to be involved with Business Development, Marketing & Sales with an exciting, vibrant & growing company within the retail sector.

Role Profile

Our client is a growing Retail Display, Shop Fitting & POS business operating in the UK & Internationally. They are looking to recruit a high calibre candidate who will report into the Sales Director.


  • Identifying new sales leads & target markets
  • Build a database of target prospects, making initial contact with customers
  • Booking client meetings for the sales manager or director to attend & attending yourself when required
  • Market research to gain a real time understanding of industry developments
  • Supporting in any marketing or promotional campaigns & playing an active part in companies' social media
  • Assisting sales team, where necessary, with client presentations or entertaining
  • Undertaking admin duties & tracking progress of client quotations
  • Covering project coordinators during times of absence

Key Skills & Experience

  • Experience within sales support (or similar) ideally within retail (Retail Displays, Shop Fittings, POS) industry
  • NVQ (or similar) within business related subjects
  • Ability to use internet based research tools such as LinkedIn
  • Good communication & interpersonal skills
  • Good level of numeracy & literacy skills
  • Competent IT skills, proficient in Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to plan, organise & prioritise work in a busy sales environment
  • Highly driven & motivated individual with a will to succeed

Client information

Our client is a leading Retail shop fitting company in the UK.

£20,000 - £24,000

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