Business Development Manager
Responsibilities As a business development manager, you’ll need to:
Research and identify new business opportunities – including new markets, growth areas, trends, customers, partnerships, products and services – or new ways of reaching existing markets seek out the appropriate contact in an organisation generate leads and cold call prospective customers meet with customers/clients face to face or over the phone foster and develop relationships with customers/clients understand the needs of your customers and be able to respond effectively with a plan of how to meet these think strategically – seeing the bigger picture and setting aims and objectives in order to develop and improve the business work strategically – carrying out necessary planning in order to implement operational changes draw up client contracts – depending on the size of company, this task may be completed by someone else or agreements may not be as formal have a good understanding of the businesses’ products or services and be able to advise others about them ensure staff are on board throughout the organisation, and understand the need for change and what is required of them train members of your team, arranging external training where appropriate discuss promotional strategy and activities with the marketing department liaise with the finance team, warehousing and logistics departments as appropriate seek ways of improving the way the business operates attend seminars, conferences and events where appropriate keep abreast of trends and changes in the business world.
Requirements and skills Proven working experience as a business development manager, sales executive or a relevant role Proven sales track record Experience in customer support is a plus Proficiency in MS Office and CRM software (e.g. Salesforce, CRM, Zoho) Proficiency in English Market knowledge Communication and negotiation skills Ability to build rapport Time management and planning skills BSc/BA in business administration, sales or relevant field
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: AED5,000.00 – AED8,000.00 per month
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Dubai: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
- You must have an experience as a Business Development Manager in both UAE and KSA.
- Bachelor’s (Required)
- business development manager: 4 years (Required)
- Business Developments: 2 years (Required)
- Fluent in English and Arabic (Required)