BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR - EVENT & COMMS AGENCY

Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Ref
15776/001
Contact
Live Recruitment
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
LG15776





A fantastic opportunity to take on this pivotal role in a forward thinking, highly successful and growing agency!



THE AGENCY



Offering a diverse range of services including event management and logistics, design, creative, experiential and PCO services including abstract management they deliver a broad range of events both in the UK and internationally. Working across a broad range of sectors including healthcare, IT and automotive they delivery a vast array of live events and whether it be a full event management and internal communication project or simply application or content development this agency pride themselves on their outstanding service and dedication to creating truly unique and memorable events!



With a proven background in exceptional delivery, a long standing client base and a passionate and committed team this is an opportunity not to be missed!



THE ROLE



Due to continued success there is now the opportunity for a Business Development Director to join their team and drive the business forward. As a pivotal role to the agency there is huge scope to develop the position further with responsibilities including:



Setting and delivering a sales strategy

Actively developing business from new clients

Building long lasting relationships

Taking briefs including understanding clients objectives and offering solutions to these

Identifying opportunities and converting leads

Encouraging spend across all areas of the business

Working closely with internal departments of the business

Booking and attending client meetings

Presentation preparation and leading on pitches

Networking at events and trade shows

Developing and building a sales team



THE CANDIDATE



The ideal candidate will have a proven background in developing and winning business gained form working with an agency environment. Longevity in previous roles, combined with proven figures to demonstrate success is essential. A delivery background in this area would be preferred but more important is ability to build instant rapport and develop long term relationships with clients.



With a constant desire to nurture and develop their team, this agency is known for offering a supportive work environment. Not only will you work with some of the best in the business but you will feel truly part of their loyal family where you can propel your career to new heights!

Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across marketing, creative and events. If this position isn't quite what you're looking for please visit www.live-recruitment.co.uk to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.



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