Business Development Manager, Life Sciences, Stafffing
8989 Rio San Diego Dr, suite 370 San Diego, CA 92108 | Full-time
Business Development Manager - Life Sciences Staffing
Explore a career with the nation’ s leading provider for temporary, temp-to-hire and contingency search/permanent placement services! The San Diego Medical and Science office is looking to add a strong Business Developer to their team.
This role is responsible for new and existing sales in the San Diego market.
The Business Developer:
- Prospects new accounts, utilizes in-person cold calls, telemarketing, and direct mail techniques to promote sales objectives and schedule appointments.
- Qualifies prospects and identifies decision makers.
- Initiates sales meetings with prospective customers to introduce company products and services with the goal of developing prospects into clients.
- Tours prospective client facilities to gain an understanding of business activities and personnel requirements of the client.
- Conducts needs analysis for potential customer, and increases sales of services by recommending the appropriate company offerings to meet customer’ s requirements.
- Conducts sales presentation and prepares written proposals highlighting offerings and solutions to the perspective customer to create a successful partnership.
- Maintains relationships with existing customers, continuously providing needs analysis and business solutions.
- Analyzes the daily sales activity of all accounts and determines areas for further opportunity and develops strategies to increase sales.
- Coordinates sales negotiations and site visits with Branch or Area Management.
- Applies business planning process principles in account development, and makes presentations to management as required.
- Forecasts anticipated sales and provides input to regional account objectives and recommends strategy development for Branch and Area Management.
- Maintains records of all client sales activities and follow-up requirements, keeping management informed of accomplishments, issues, and new opportunities.
- Assists in the development and maintenance of Company brand awareness through advertising, networking, public relations activities, and job fairs.
- Maintains a balanced portfolio of business in accordance with the territory business plan and Company goals, and continually strives to improve margins.
- Assists management in appraising market conditions by obtaining information on competitors’ activity, pricing strategy, product/service offerings and assignment employee availability.
- Leads or assists with daily/weekly sales meetings.
- Provides assistance as a mentor to sales staff, and acts as escalation point for complex issues.
- Bachelor’ s degree in related field or equivalent experience.
- Minimum 2-3 years successful outside sales experience and/or one year sales experience required
- Excellent communication, customer service, and sales presentation skills required.
- Must have working knowledge of Company’ s offerings, products and services.
- Must be capable of handling multiple tasks simultaneously; meeting deadlines; setting own priorities; and making cold calls.
- Must be able to travel extensively within assigned territory and have the ability to interface with all levels of staff and management.
This is a high priority hire for our client; for immediate consideration, email us today!
Job Number 4547
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