Business Development Executive- Shrewsbury

  • Location

    Shrewsbury, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Retail Operations

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  • Salary:

    £18000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped bonus

  • Contact:

    C2 Recruitment

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Business Development Executive Retail, Hospitality & Leisure


Salary £18,000 - £20,000 per annum + uncapped bonus

Are you highly motivated, ambitious and driven by success? Do you want to work for a specialist recruiter with an excellent reputation for providing first class service to some of the biggest names in the industry?

The Business Development Executive will be targeted on:

  • Bringing in new business, which will result in new vacancies becoming available for our consultants to work on.
  • New Business Development and Account Management
  • Assisting the Sales Team in hitting team and individual targets

What You Will Actually Do

  • Identify key target clients to introduce our business to
  • Make introductory calls to prospective clients
  • Drive new business and bring in fill-able vacancies for our team of Recruitment Consultants
  • Cold calling decision makers at all levels from Managers to Human Resources & Directors

This role will suite

  • Ideally someone with a strong knowledge of Retail, Hospitality or Leisure
  • Outgoing & enthusiastic personality
  • Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written
  • A positive attitude and the ability to shrug off rejection
  • Desire and resilience to obtain leads via cold calling
  • An ability to work under pressure and think on your feet
  • Excellent planning skills and a strong skill level of LinkedIn

The Package

  • Basic Salary up to £20,000 per annum dependent on experience
  • Opportunity to earn uncapped commission from placements into the accounts you have won
  • Flexible benefits package including Staff Pension, Birthday Off, Dress Down Fridays, Home Working Days, Early Finish Days, Monthly Sales Competitions, Christmas Party, Company Phone and Laptop to name just a few!
  • You will work alongside our current sales team, and an extremely talented close-nit team. You will be well rewarded for your successes and our business offers strong opportunities for progression.

If you are interested in joining our fantastic team at C2 Recruitment, then please apply today enclosing your CV and covering letter.

About Us

C2 Recruitment is a leading independent recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent positions for the UK's top retail, hospitality and leisure brands. Established in 2008, we are celebrating our 10th Anniversary this year and have some big plans, making it an incredibly exciting time to join us! As an organically grown business, we are passionate about career progression and offer our people unrivalled talent development programs. Rewarding success, having fun and working in a business that supports personal well-being is vital to the growth of our UK team.

This role is being handled by C2 Recruitment the leading specialist Retail, Hospitality and Leisure recruitment consultancy recruiting across the whole of the UK.

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