I am currently working with a specialist Law Firm who work within a very interesting area of Law, that are looking to hire a Business Development Director.
Reporting into the Managing Partner, based in the City and managing a small team, this position with play a leading role in developing the firms marketing and business development strategies to be in line with the firm's business plans. This opportunity will play an active role in identifying new business opportunities for the firm, whilst developing campaigns to help raise the firm's profile further. It will also entail leading client initiatives, both new and existing, actively managing the marketing aspects of the firm and constantly looking for new opportunities to get ahead of their competitors.
Playing a critical role in the Law Firms development, the right candidate will ideally come from a professional services background, have strong strategic and managerial skills, whilst being able to role their sleeves up to get hands on.
The role requires excellent communication skills, whilst also needing a high level of emotional intelligence and a sense of humour.