An exciting junior opportunity has arisen for a business development specialist to join a fast growing international law firm to support the delivery of BD and marketing activities.
The role is broad in nature and will require a self-motivated person who is capable of working with and supporting the firm's BD Managers in the management of existing client relationships and the development of new business opportunities. Reporting to the Business Development Manager, the BD Assistant's main responsibilities will include implementing business and marketing plans; developing campaigns to grow new and existing business; working on pitches and credentials statements; coordinating directory submissions, league tables and awards; coordinating events and conference attendance; drafting and updating marketing materials; raising the profile of the partners and practice via social media and the website; and championing the use of the firm's CRM system including ensuring all relevant information is in the system.
The ideal candidate will be a bright graduate or equivalent with previous business development and marketing experience working in a professional services environment. The BD Assistant must have strong interpersonal and communication skills and excellent writing, editing and presentation skills allied high attention to detail and the tenacity to see projects and tasks through to successful completion.
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