Business Development Assistant

Business development assistant to work within established team at outstanding architecture practice.
  • Salary: £26000-28000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Business Support
  • Job Ref: 48893

About this role

Key Responsibilities

  • To work with the head of business development to bring new ideas, update in-house materials and update with the latest portfolio of projects.
  • Database and client relationship management and lead tracking.
  • Research and identify trends within the industry in collaboration with head of BD.
  • Work with the bids team for practice tender process and applications.
  • Responsibility for upkeep of bid library.
  • Research into business intelligence to identify relevant new business opportunities.
  • Support local partners with targeted research into sectors, projects and client opportunities.
  • Compiling research and information for project bids/proposals for internal stakeholders.
  • Admin tasks under direction of Head of BD and in collaboration internal marketing team.
  • Client event planning.
  • Assist with development of practice marketing strategy and growth of new sectors/markets.

Skills and Experience

  • Highly organised.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Familiarity with CRM systems and database management.
  • Previous experience of working within an administrative role and knowledge of projects/bid submission process.
  • Intermediate knowledge of software packages.
  • Strong and confident communicator.
  • Interest in business development.
  • Basic project management skills.
  • English or marketing degree desirable.

Leo Pemberton

Bio: Leo first started working at Bespoke Careers back in 2007 and is well known to many of our clients and candidates in London and internationally. Leo has an in-depth knowledge of architecture and design and can often be spotted at industry networking events. With a passion for finding the absolute best fit for all parties, Leo is perfectly placed for his current role on the Business Support desk, working on roles at all levels with our impressive portfolio of clients. Leo is our in-house baker, known for surprising the team with sweet treats. A keen runner, Leo has completed several marathons and trains regularly with a London club.

+44 (0)207 24 24 909

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