Senior Business Development Executive

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: BD, Marketing & Communications
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
REF: SHJ Leeds_1499792171
My client is a leading global law firm looking for a Senior Business Development Executive to support their regional office based in Leeds. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced, highly driven and creative BD professional who can support business growth not only regionally but internationally.

If you are a motivated self-starter with the drive and ambition to be part of a highly recognised team, click on the link and apply!

Key Responsibilities:

Work with Partners and wider team to develop and implement strategy, raising the firms regional profile
Manage budgets
Deliver multi sector events in conjunction with events team
Support with all elements of marketing plan
Develop relationships with UK and International offices
Build media relationships
Identifying and submitting local content
Support the BD Managers, Bids team and partners
Regional support for legal directory submissions

Key attributes and Requirements:

Experience in a professional services environment.
Knowledge of the regional business marketplace.
Experience of working in a team on a multi-site basis.
Strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
Ability to engage others to leverage appropriate support
Persuasive - the ability to influence and challenge senior personnel
IT literate with good knowledge of Microsoft Office products
Must be willing to travel to other offices
Confident and outgoing.