Cyber Business Development Manager

Cyber Business Development Manager

Job Title: Cyber Business Development Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894619_1522252838
Contact Name: Nick Haaker
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 28, 2018 17:00

Job Description

Cyber Business Development Manager

Cyber security attacks are growing in severity and sophistication, 0 days are nightmares! I have 2 fantastic roles within Incident-Response that will help keep the UK secure as well as highly sensitive information!

Attackers are well resourced, clever and highly motivated, often understanding aspects of security technology better than IT managers. The scale of the threat to organisations is huge.

My client's products and solutions are so good that they have had to grow the team of cyber security experts, developers and analysts based in Cheltenham.

My client are seeking a technology focused Business Development Manager to join an existing team, working in the field of Managed Security Services, to increase My client's commercial customer base.

My client encourages diversity of thinking and innovation. We are looking for a candidate who thrives on challenge and is enthusiastic about working in a fast-paced environment, who can support our business with the next phase of growth. We're looking for a self-motivated and professional sales person, responsible for generating their own leads and opportunities across the UK, for the promotion and selling of My client Services. You will be responsible for business development, an element of account management, reporting and up-selling. To be successful in this role it is important that you have a proven track record of working in a new business sales environment, with a track record of achieving, or over achieving revenue targets. Ideally you will have a strong interest in technology and a consultative selling approach.

Key Responsibilities

*As Business Development Manager you will be responsible for generating new business opportunities.
*You will be responsible for generating your own leads and closing out new business sales from inception to completion, as well as following up inbound marketing leads.
*Attending prospect meetings and managing all aspects of the sales cycle to completion.
*Researching organisations and markets to develop new prospects, leads and opportunities.
*Produce strategy and business plans to penetrate specific target markets.
*Maintaining accurate customer records
*Understand existing customer needs and proactively provide updates, insights, reporting and additional knowledge to grow the relationship.
*Identify up-selling and cross-selling opportunities

Background and Understanding

*Consultative and insights-based selling skills
*Strong interpersonal skills, understanding how to develop and maintain business relationships
*Interest and understanding of technology, particularly Cyber Security
*Communication skills, both verbal and nonverbal, for writing, speaking, listening and presentations
*Negotiation skills
*Business and financial acumen


Role:Cyber BDM
Location:Cheltenham area (no travel required)
Salary:DOE (up to £100k OTE) + excellent benefits

This is a truly unique opportunity to develop your career and grow with the company; developing your skills and increasing your knowledge. You will be given the opportunity to define your own role and have senior level decision making power. You will work considering today's & tomorrow's threats, finding solutions, and helping the practice develop and grow the Cyber division.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.