Business Development Assistant

Job description

We are currently recruiting for a Business Development Assistant.

Duties to include but not limited to: *

  • Administration support to Operations and Business Development. 
  • Dealing with general telephone enquiries from clients and relaying onto relevant internal departments.
  •  Maintain / update CRM database in line with current tenders and future work.
  • Liaising with clients and suppliers.
  • Regular Website/social media management. Utilising social media platforms to widen the publicity of the firm.
  • Completion of Pre Qualification Questionnaires.
  • Attend site meetings with potential clients if requested.
  • You will be in charge of following up leads.
  • Identifying new business opportunities as appropriate, this may include, building relationships with key managers in client and sub-contractor companies that lead to being invited to tender for new projects.
  • You will be responsible for executing the market positioning strategy, identifying new business opportunities and building long-term relationships with contractors.

General administrative tasks including filing, answering telephone, emails and general correspondence.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong IT skills including Word, Excel & PowerPoint.
  • Business/Marketing experience.
  • Great communication skills & attention to detail.
  • Be able to work on your own initiative and be pro-active.
  • Confident and capable of seeking out and securing new business.
  • Be able to prioritise workload within a busy environment.
  • Motivated to achieve, enthusiastic for Sales Administration, be organised and willing to learn.
  • Construction Industry experience desirable.

You will be a primary contact for clients estimating teams, both requesting the opportunity to submit tenders and responding to their incoming request for quotations.

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: £17,000.00-£24,000.00 per year


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work remotely:

  • No