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Business Development Executive - Management Trainee

Are you a recent graduate with a business-related degree and some experience within a customer service/Telephone Sales environment, or a junior business development/corporate salesperson looking for a varied and highly interesting new role?

An emerging markets financial media platform is searching for a motivated and ambitious person to join their growing and successful team. Based in London, the business development executive will be responsible for building relationships with their business clients, and work with management to support implementation of the company’s strategy.

 The role offers excellent progression into a Team Manager position through their Management Training Program.


Key responsibilities of the role will involve:

  • Sales project management
  • Develop new business and build relationships
  • Build out sales pipeline
  • Learn about financial markets in order to establish credibility with clients
  • Account management and customer service
  • Support company and partner events
  • Assist research and editorial teams
  • Support management of sales team


  • A business-related degree is required
  • Telesales or call centre experience is desired
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team
  • Previous experience working in a corporate environment is desired
  • Excellent consultative skills with the ability to articulate a business solution to clients
  • A diligent and persevering work ethic
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office
  • A basic understanding of capital markets is desired, but not required

Role Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and uncapped commission
  • Opportunity to network with high-profile global investors
  • Clearly mapped path into Business and Sales Management Roles
  • Full product and industry knowledge

This role offers an excellent salary plus bonus and gratuity and if you are ready for more responsibility and looking for the opportunity to be part of a progressive company please send your CV and salary expectations to us and we will be happy to send you further information on this role.

Business Development Executive - Management Trainee

Redwood, London
Full-time, Permanent
Academic, Professional
Salary description: 
Very attractive starting salary, Plus uncapped commission