Business Development Assistant

Location
Manchester
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
17 Dec 2020
Closes
16 Jan 2021
Ref
J5634181
Contact
Jogesh Bowry
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Business Development Assistant to join an exciting chemical formulation company based in the Manchester area. As the Business Development Assistant you will be responsible for assisting with marketing, account management and business development responsibilities across the business.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Business Development Assistant will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will play a key part in generating leads, developing new business and managing incoming orders from existing accounts.

2. You will manage and maintain customer relationships, following up on order progress and handling incoming queries and complaints.

3. You will assist in the companies marketing activity, developing a marketing strategy and creating marketing content.

4. As the Business Development Assistant, you will occasionally be required to visit key customers in order to drive sales.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a Life Science subject e.g. Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biotechnology

2. Proven industry experience in a customer facing role, either in a business development setting or otherwise.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with surfactants, formulation or fermentation would be highly advantageous to your application.


Key Words: business development / account management / marketing / customer service / market research / lead generation / manchester / north west / lancashire / sales / content creation / customer support / order processing

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.