Business Development Assistant

Location: City of London, London
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: BD, Marketing & Communications
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH240035_1580223774

Business Development Assistant

One of the largest International law firms are seeking a confident and proactive Business Development Assistant to join their Marketing & BD team in London!

My client is seeking a professional, confident and resilient International Business Development Assistant! You will be working alongside the BD Manager assisting with Business Development & Marketing activities across the London and Middle East offices.

International BD Assistant primary duties:

  • Bids and proposals: working on new business projects, overseeing and recording the success of pursuits.
  • PR and digital communications: write content for website and social media posts, prepare materials for internal marketing campaigns, emergency PR and media coverage and compiling legal directory submissions.
  • Events management and sponsorship: coordinating networking and other firm events from end to end. Proactively update and monitor the CRM system with client contact details.
  • Carry out client and market research.
  • Organise internal meetings, build relationship with fee earners and senior stakeholders and take minutes.

BD Assistant Requirements:

  • Degree educated (minimum of 2.1).
  • One year of experience, preferably in a legal / professional services environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Pitches, CRM and project management experience (desired).
  • Flexible and hardworking individual who is willing to muck in.