New Business Development Manager

New Business Development Manager (Not an account management role) based in London

Our client is looking for an exceptionally strong NEW Business Development Manager to sell their range of Indirect Tax Compliance (Software Solutions) in the European market, initially targeting new clients only. You will manage and motivate your own telemarketing person to make cold calls, research and generate good quality leads for you which you will close in order to generate high revenue sales. The successful new business hunter will be rewarded with a base salary of up to £100K plus OTE and uncapped commission. This opportunity offers the right candidate the potential to make their mark in this market and contribute to the strategic development of our client's expanding services.

Duties & Responsibilities

-Identify, win and close new business contracts with large multinational companies
-Develop and manage healthy business pipeline of prospective customers
-Attend meetings and sell the services to prospective new customers
-Close deals and sign contracts with new customers
-Deal with cross- territory sales deals ( European & Global agreements) where applicable
-Strong focus on selling to 'C' (director) level senior management decision makers in large companies
-Meet and exceed quarterly and annual personal revenue targets
-Manage and motivate a dedicated telemarketing resource

Experience Requirements

*At least 5 years experience selling to global 1000 organisations

*Additional language skills are a bonus

*Proven and demonstrable record of winning and closing new business sales deals with new non- existing clients and meeting yearly targets. This is not an account management role.

*Strong experience selling at Senior Level with ability to generate and communicate unique value propositions

*Very experienced at managing end-to-end sales cycle at a corporate level ie. lead generation, identifying real sales opportunities, lead presenter at client meetings, putting together detailed proposals, managing client negotiations and closing deals

*The client contacts are generally CFO's, Finance Directors, Tax Directors, Shared Service Centre Directors, Managing Directors, General Managers. Candidates must have experience of selling into this level within an organisation.

Ideally previous industry background might include experiences gained within Finance outsourcing, payroll, leasing, consulting, legal, tax, banking, insurance environments

If all of the above sounds like you and you speak fluent German (native level/business level), please do contact Haris Bates ( ) for more information or simply apply online; the role is live and there's a desk waiting and following a 3 stage interview process you could be part of something special.

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Haris Bajric Bates

Team:  Sales & Marketing
I specialise in:  Senior Sales and Marketing Appointments
Languages:  (Swiss-) German, Bosnian/Croatian
I started working at Euro London in:  2018

Growing up in a Bosnian family in the Austrian Alps, switching from one language to another came quite naturally to me very early on and made learning new languages rather easy for me.  English quickly became my favourite foreign language which later led me to the US where I lived and worked for 5 years. There I got my first taste of Recruitment and made a career of it after my return to Austria. I moved to London in 2016 in order to join my wife, a native Londoner. Altogether, I’ve got 11 years of Recruitment experience under my belt and lots more in Sales and Marketing.

When I’m not at work, I love spending time in nature, skiing is one of my favourite hobbies, I also love Delta Blues and a cold beer…

If I were a famous person, I would be: Duane Allman, the greatest Blues Slide Guitar player of all times. Why? For standing on stage and “ripping” it up!

Fun fact:  One day, doing sales calls in the countryside outside of Chicago, I got lost and was chased off a property by an Amish man with a shotgun in one hand and the leash of a barking Doberman in the other…