Decoded Magazine is growing and we are looking for two Business Development Managers to help us reach our new direction and expansion. Initially as an on-going casual basis, suitable for an already established music industry and lifestyle, fashion, travel professional with a view to full time in 2021.
We are looking for someone who is willing to hit the ground running, utilising their own established contacts, as well as our vast database to drive sales, media partnerships and branded content across Decoded Magazine.
Responsibilities Of Role
• Drive an effective process and programme of identifying and cultivating potential customers.
• Developing and managing a prospect database and developing sales aids
• Generating new potential businesses opportunities for face to face (Covid safe procedures apply), phone or virtual contact.
• Developing CRM campaigns for potential customers.
• Creating and managing sales aids (show reels, photo library, case history material) as needed.
• Managing sponsorship opportunities.
• Attend new business meeting and pre-pitch team (remote) meetings, as required.
Skills And Experience Preferred
• Commercially and creatively minded
• Proven negotiation skills, influencing abilities and commercial relationship building experience.
• Strong organisational skills including prioritisation, scheduling, time management, and meeting stretching deadlines.
• Strong English communications skills – verbal and written.
• Knowledgeable and passionate about the client’s business, and how marketing can contribute to its success.
• Strong analytical skills
• Ability to work remotely
• Strong understanding of the Electronic and Indie music industry and associated pathways (ie: leisure, music technology)
Renumeration: Commission based (high percentage)
Due to Covid restrictions, this role will be remote based ONLY. To apply, please send a cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org by 24th Feb 2021.
Due to the volume of applications, we cannot respond to every candidate that applies for this vacancy. Should you not hear from us within 10 working days, please assume you have been unsuccessful at this time.