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Business Development Executive

Otley, Yorkshire
Job Type
5 Sep 2022

Here at Blue Octopus, our staff live and breathe our brand - we love what we do, which is why we do it!

Working for Blue Octopus isn't like working for any other company; we work extremely hard to provide the best possible service that we can. Although we work hard, we are always keen to have a good time along the way, which makes for a great office environment.

We are now looking to add to the existing team with the addition of another Business Development Executive, known internally as Service Proposal Coordinator.

Acting as a Blue Octopus ambassador, you'll contact companies within a variety of industries to discuss their recruitment & onboarding needs; pro-actively promoting our resourcing / managed service as well as our intuitive and agile recruitment and onboarding software. Your challenge will be to build a rapport with clients quickly, instil confidence in the Blue Octopus approach and arrange qualified meetings.

The recruitment and SaaS market can be incredibly competitive and because of this, we really need someone with a strong desire to succeed and can remain resilient while under pressure. Experience of new business development, in solution and product sales would be preferred, however we also welcome applications from those that can demonstrate the attitude and desire to flourish in this challenging but rewarding role.

In return for your hard work and dedication, you can look forward to a fantastic range of benefits that include:

  • Generous bonus scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • 10 wellbeing days, to be spread across the year (yes, an extra 10 days holiday)
  • Pension scheme
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Great office hours (9am - 5pm, Monday to Thursday & Friday, 8.30am - 4pm)
  • Onsite parking
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  • Job Reference: 704562026-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Blue Octopus
    Blue Octopus
  • Location: Otley, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent