Business Development Director Ref BDD/896/18
Automotive - Engineering - Marketing, PR & Advertising - Sales
£90K + Full exec package

Job Title: 
Business Development Director Ref BDD/896/18
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Automotive
Engineering
Marketing, PR & Advertising
Sales
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
£90K + Full exec package
Bonus: 
Bonus commensurate to success
Hours: 
Permanent
Close date: 
Tuesday, 20 March, 2018
reference: 
BDD/896/18
About this position: 

Our client is a leading manufacturer of engineered components for the Automotive industry with an enviable customer base across European OEM channels. Due to planned growth, they are looking to appoint a Business Development Director.

The Role: 
  • Reporting Directly to the board you will hold full strategic accountability for business development.
  • Will design and deliver a global growth strategy focussing on increasing profitable revenue streams through new and existing channels.
  • Operating in a customer facing and hands-on leadership role, you will lead and mentor a growing team and develop strategic relationships with customers at a senior level.
The Person: 
  • Ideally a graduate engineer with the ability to prove you can increase sales in the automotive sector.
  • Additional European language skills would be advantageous.
  • Commercially astute with the ability to close complex high value and often long term agreements with customers at a senior level.