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Business Development Assistant

Business Development Assistant

Company: Leading International Construction Company
Location: Birmingham or Nottingham
Salary: Up to £35,000 + car/allowance & benefits

A top tier contractor is recruiting for Business Development Assistant to work in their Midlands region.

The successful applicant will provide support to the Regional Business Development Manager work closely other internal departments.

You will have a good understand of marketing dynamicswith the ability to create and implement marketing strategies in specific sectors.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Interrogation / review and further investigation of planning leads identified through the lead generation system or by monitoring Local Authority planning portals.

  • Undertaking project / client research to provide background data in support of future marketing activity.

  • Provide assistance to the Submissions Manager regarding the compilation of marketing materials such as company profiles, data sheets and staff CV's.

  • Take responsibility for maintaining the accuracy of data contained within the CRM system.

  • Ensure office specific pipeline reports are accurate and kept up to date.

  • Assist in the preparation of monthly board papers including the provision of monthly statistics and graphical information.

  • Input of new data to the CRM system including the ability to design and run reports that assist the Regional Business Development Manager manage the client interface.

  • Produce and distribute records of significant discussions with client's, their agents or other contacts as generated by themselves or on behalf of other managers, directors etc.

  • Assist regarding the organisation of site related or corporate events including attendance where appropriate.

  • Work closely with the Submissions Manager regarding the maintenance of information for use in pre-qualification submissions and other company responses.

  • Prepare or assist in the preparation of pre-qualification documents when required.

  • Take on marketing responsibility for related project opportunities including monitoring with the client and his consultants.

  • Focus on the development of market sector contacts across the Region.

Key Requirements

  • Experience in a Business Development / Marketing role with knowledge of construction market.

  • Educated to a high standard (HNC/D or Degree).

  • Highly organised individual with excellent organisational skills.

  • Able to meet deadlines produce accurate results.

  • Full UK Driving Licence.

  • Computer Literate (Microsoft Office packages)

Ideal Locations

Birmingham, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Staffordshire, Nottingham, Leicester, Derby

This is an excellent opportunity that has the potential to grow into a Business Development or Marketing Manager role.

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