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2017-12-112018-01-09

Business Development Executive

Informa
  • Job Code
    1001-143
Informa Careers

9/27/2017

Business Development Executive

Tracking Code
1001-143
Job Description

Job description
Informa Financial Intelligence currently has an opportunity for a Business Development Executive to join our team in our London St Paul’s office. Informa Financial Intelligence provides actionable insight to help financial institutions make smarter decisions. We provide fund and wealth managers, traders, insurers, analysts, and investment and retail bankers with the intelligent advantage to make informed decisions, understand past trends, forecast future performance, drive profitability, and increase returns.
The world’s top global financial institutions and banks look to Financial Intelligence for our authority, precision and forward focused analysis. We’re the world’s leading provider of fund management, wealth management, investment banking and retail banking market intelligence and competitive research.
Role and responsibilities:
The Business Development Executive is responsible for identifying and developing new business relationships with Financial institutions. As the Business Development Executive, the role will take the lead in the development of new business opportunities that supports Informa overall growth strategy. We are seeking someone with an entrepreneurial spirit, passion for sales, who takes a hands-on approach to building business opportunities.
In this key position, the BDE will work closely with marketing, sales, and product management teams to achieve established lead goals and implement business development initiatives that maximize growth of the Informa Financial Intelligence’s footprint across financial institutions and generate bottom line revenue for the company. This includes lead generation (contacting existing accounts to identify upsell opportunities, helping arrange sales roadshows and running targeted campaigns), helping coordinate regular visits to existing client and new prospects, and identifying new sales opportunities.
The successful candidate will play a fundamental role in achieving our customer acquisition and revenue growth objectives. One must be comfortable making dozens of calls per day, working with channel partners, generating interest, qualifying prospects and closing sales.
This is a great opportunity for a hungry entry level candidate looking to forge a career in financial market data / technology sales. The successful candidate will have the chance to learn from seasoned, established market experts with many years’ experience providing consultative solutions to all types of financial institutions.
Skills and Qualifications:
• Entry level role for a high-achiever interested in sales and financial markets
• Requires excellent communications skills (phone, in person), organisational ability and interest in financial market data
• Background in finance or economics preferred, but not essential
• Proficient with corporate productivity, web presentation tools, Excel and reporting
• Ability to multi-task, prioritise, and manage time effectively
About Informa:
Informa’s Business Intelligence (BI) division provides specialist data, intelligence and insight to our customers, helping them make better decisions, gain competitive advantage and enhance return on investment.

Job Location
London, London, City of, United Kingdom
Company Location
UK London Christchurch Court (23)
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

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