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Interim Business Development Manager

Are you looking for an exciting Business Development role within an American law firm? Ambition is seeking a Business Development Manager for the London office of an established US law firm to cover an interim position with possible potential for a longer term role.

The successful candidate will help lead, drive, and advise on business development activity alongside the Head of Business Development. You will play a pivotal role in driving connection and building on cross-practice strengths to provide the strongest market presence and best client experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a firm with a collaborative and forward-thinking culture that also encourages and rewards new ideas and bold approaches. This is your chance to join a firm that has been at the dynamic intersection of law, finance and dealmaking for more than 50 years.


  • Private medical insurance.
  • Gym membership.
  • Life assurance.
  • Enhanced pension.
  • Private dental insurance.

As a Business Development Manager, you will be involved in a number of exciting projects:

  • Develop and implement annual business development plans and budget proposals.
  • Work with the firm's lawyers and help develop events.
  • Develop client engagement opportunities.
  • Work with the Digital Marketing and Communications team to support the London office through profile-raising campaigns.
  • Build relationships with all of London's lawyers and business partners.

To be considered for the position the following is required:

  • 7 years of relevant experience within professional services, law firm preferred.
  • Deep understanding of business development strategy.
  • Strong knowledge of CRM systems.
  • Experience liaising with external clients.
  • Proven problem-solving skills.

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