Business Development Executive (Leeds)

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: BD, Marketing & Communications
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
REF: SJ/HQ00074194_1504517023
My client is a leading global law firm looking for a 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.

Professional services background is not an requirement for this role but you must have a strong knowledge of the Leeds/Yorkshire area.

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
Deliver multi sector events
Build media relationships
Support the BD Managers, Bids team and partners

Key attributes and Requirements:

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
Must be willing to travel to other offices
Confident and outgoing.