Graduate Business Development Executive, Leyton

Posted 21 July by Pareto Easy Apply
Company: Leyton
Job Title: Graduate Business Development Executive
Location: Manchester
Salary: £22,000 (£35K OTE)
REF: J2942:MAN
Sector: Consultancy

Over the last 20 years, Leyton have grown from a small consultancy firm to one that now operates a global advisory network. They require ambitious graduates to help sustain their continuously expanding presence, from their brand new office in central Manchester!

Benefits/What you get: 

- A competitive basic salary of £22,000 (rising to £26,000 after a year of targets are met)
- Y1 OTE of £35K
- Lucrative bonus/incentive schemes, including the opportunity to win iPads, Rolexes and cars
- Company holidays, to the likes of New York and throughout Europe, that reward success
- Regular socials and nights out in a welcoming, inclusive atmosphere
- Excellent scope for progression
- Company expenses
- Brand new, modern offices in a highly sought after central Manchester location

Once they have obtained a thorough understanding of the industries that Leyton cater to, the Graduate Business Development Executive will start to work on inbound leads in earnest. The successful candidate will qualify potential customers that have expressed ready interest in the services Leyton provides. Via email and over the phone, you will promote Leyton’s offering and educate potential clients as to the benefits of utilising their consultancy services. You’ll schedule business meetings with key decision makers within the Aerospace, Financial and Pharmaceutical spheres, to name only a few. 

The Graduate Business Development Executive will enjoy a unique package with Leyton. The organisation offers excellent career and earning potential within a welcoming, social atmosphere, amongst many other great perks.

The Role:

- Attain a thorough knowledge of the services Leyton provides, as well as the industries and clients they cater to 
- Create a pipeline of new business by identifying new markets that Leyton can explore
- Follow up on inbound leads over the phone and via email, educating and nurturing prospective candidates in order to secure their interest
- Develop rapport with key decision makers to schedule new business meetings
- Liaising with the Field Sales Team, maximise profit within existing accounts


- Educated to degree level in any discipline, although a Law degree is preferable
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ambitious and driven
- Confident

Next Steps: 

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Reference: 35686912

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