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Directories and Pitching Specialist (BD&M) 6-months FTC

Ambition is seeking a Directories and Pitching Specialist on behalf of a prestigious American law firm on an initial 6-month FTC with the strong option to extend. The firm which champions teamwork, collaboration, and superior client service is looking for a bright and enthusiastic specialist who works within Business Development and Marketing to steer the firm's strategy. This is an amazing opportunity to gain incredible experience in a revered legal practice working with the European marketing team in a role with a lot of variety.


  • Hybrid working.
  • Critical Illness Cover.
  • Cycle to Work Scheme.
  • Cycle Insurance.
  • Dental Insurance.

As a Business Development and Marketing Specialist, you will be involved in a number of exciting projects including:

  • Leads project management for Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and pitches for assigned and other groups.
  • Supports practice/industry team leadership in developing marketing and client development plans.
  • Drafts and submits rankings, awards, surveys, and other recognitions for assigned groups.
  • Plans client programs and Sidley-sponsored events in collaboration with the Regional BD and Marketing team.
  • Leads discussions to propose and/or understand opportunities.

To be considered for the role the following is required:

  • A minimum of five (5) years of professional marketing or business development.
  • Working knowledge of customer relationships, pipeline, and experience management databases.
  • Excellent writing and proofreading skills.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • Able to preserve confidentiality and exercise discretion.

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