Business Development Executive

  • Job Reference: 1227
  • Date Posted: 3 June 2019
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Marketing / Business Development
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A leading US firm based in stunning offices in the City has an excellent opportunity for a Business Development professional to join their team on a permanent basis.

Our US client are looking to recruit a Business Development Executive supporting within their thriving fantastic Capital Markets and Banking & Finance practice groups. This role would ideally suit an ambitious BD Assistant or Coordinator looking for a step up and wanting to build their BD career in a market-leading and fast-paced setting. This is a mixed role with Proposals and Pitching, Client Relationship Management, Legal Directories and League Tables, Event Management & General Business Development Support.

The Business Development Executive will work closely with the Business Development Manager to drive forward the marketing and business development efforts of these significant and profitable practice groups in London. This hands-on, busy role offers a balance of project ownership and autonomy. There are plenty of exciting opportunities to get involved in team initiatives in a dynamic and international environment, with significant partner liaison. The day-to-day activities involve collaborating with colleagues across different offices, particularly in New York, Europe and occasionally with The Middle East and Asia.


Ideally you will have at least a 2:1 at degree level and good A-level grades (A*-C).


Strong knowledge of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).