European Business Development Manager

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Plus Company Car and Bonus

  • Contact:

    Matthew Peacock

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    26/11/2019 16:30:16

Business Development Manager - Europe

Fire Protection Industry
!Salary £60k!
!!OTE £80k!!
Company car
Based anywhere in the UK or Europe

A market leader in fire protection materials manufacturing is looking for a new Business Development Manager to help develop their European market! Acquiring new channel partners, working with distributors for market launches and ultimately building up a client base across all of Europe!

Taking an exciting, high quality product into a new market is a challenging but rewarding opportunity for Business Development Manager who is happy to travel and eager to be a key figure in the success of a sales strategy! Working with well established fire protection materials and selling into the construction market, you will be establishing a strong network of clients and 3rd party suppliers to make this area a success!

The role

* Cold sourcing, and negotiating with new channel partners, distributors and clients
* Setting up routes to market, and product strategy across Europe
* Collaborate with internal divisions; marketing, commercial and technical (et al) to ensure single dedicated plan for success
* Report on market trends and competitor activity as well as ensuring budgets and forecast is being closely monitored
* Frequent travel around Europe

The person

* Excellent business and commercial acumen, as well as strong emotional intelligence and communication skills
* Confidence and conviction in decision making and strategy deployment
* Proven negotiator at all levels, and tested leadership qualities
* European and export sales experience, as well as experience in the fire protection market (required)

This is an extraordinary opportunity to make your mark through Europe with a brand that's synonymous with quality here in the UK. Taking fire protection materials into the construction market that are tried, tested and proven across the UK.
If you're a Business Development Manager or Senior Sales Professional interested in learning more, get in touch with Matthew Peacock at Search Consultancy!

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