03 Mar 2021

Business Development Executive

Ref 33427

A legal firm is seeking a Business Development Executive to join their team for a 6 month contract.

The role holder will assist Relationship Managers with the coordination, rollout and delivery of business development plans, campaigns and projects on a group-wide, jurisdictional, practice area and individual basis. 

They will also provide appropriate support to fee earners, support staff and members of the Marketing team as required. 


  • Co-ordination and implement planned and ad-hoc business development activity across the group; 
  • Provide research and insights on clients and markets as required; 
  • Support fee earners and their secretaries with day-to-day business development requirements including production of material, updating of profiles, co-ordination of events/activities and client communications/interactions; 
  • Assist with the drafting of pitch documents and brochures; 
  • Assist with directory and award submissions; 
  • Attend team meetings to represent the BD and Marketing Teams; 
  • Assist with creating performance reports; 
  • Act as champion for InterAction CRM assisting fee earners with queries and providing user assistance including maintaining the data and producing targeted marketing lists for campaigns and event; 


The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience: 

  • Educated to A level or equivalent
  • Educated to degree level
  • Experience gained in a business development and or marketing team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential
  • Highly organised, methodical approach and excellent attention to detail with strong organisational
  • Highly numerate with basic analytical and reporting skills
  • Ability to multi-task and manage a considerable number of on-going activities
  • IT skills including MS Office Suite, database applications and desk top publishing
  • Previous PR experience is desirable 


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