Business Development Manager

Either Wantage, Oxfordshire (OX12 9FA) or Nuneaton, Warwickshire (CV10 7RJ)

Job Title:
Business Development Manager

Either Wantage, Oxfordshire (OX12 9FA) or Nuneaton, Warwickshire (CV10 7RJ)

£35k-£40k PA, plus generous commission package.

Contract Type:
Permanent, Full time

Reporting to:
Business Development Director

Forensic Access is a key part of The Forensic Access Group, which is enjoying rapid growth and progression towards becoming the market-leading international forensics and criminal justice services organisation.

Building on the success of Forensic Access in the traditional forensic disciplines, we have recently acquired the digital forensics and cyber security specialists IntaForensics, and the forensic ecology, archaeology and training specialists Alecto Forensics.

We are an ambitious group of companies and we would like to invite the very best candidates to join us on our journey.


The Position

During an exciting period of growth at FA Group, we are looking to hire additional Business Development Managers to join the existing Sales & Marketing Team and report into the Business Development Director.

We are looking for commercially minded, performance driven high achievers to join the team.

Previous Sales experience and a proven track record in generating leads and closing sales is essential. We are looking for result driven individuals.

BDM’s will be responsible for taking over some existing accounts but predominantly creating new sales channels and territories. The candidate should be a dynamic, focused and tenacious person with an organised and productive work ethic.

To excel in this role, you should be an active listener, have a compelling sales personality and a hunger to chase and close new business from outbound calls and inbound warm leads.

You will also be responsible for nurturing client relationships and building Key Customer accounts.


Role responsibilities

  • Generate leads and increased revenue for the casework management through sales calls and email campaigns to drive profitability.
  • Research potential organisations and clients
  • Build Databases of prospects and opportunities
  • Contact potential clients to establish rapport and arrange calls/meetings
  • Identify trends, potential partnerships and innovative ways of reaching existing markets
  • Increase the value of existing customers and attracting new ones
  • Understand the needs of clients and apply features and benefits accordingly
  • Arranging and/or attending client visits
  • Work with marketing to come up with content ideas and strategies
  • Develop strategies to re-engage lapsed clients
  • Daily account Management and customer care
  • Attending conferences, networking & industry events


Skills & experience

  • Good knowledge of LinkedIn and social channels.
  • Experience of working with and ability to adopt new CRM software
  • Strategic and commercially astute
  • Strong Communication and presentation skills
  • IT proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Excellent telephone manner and confident on the phones
  • Ability to manage projects and multi-task
  • Pro-active, focused and self-disciplined
  • Ability to flourish with minimal guidance              
  • Knowledge of the legal sector would be advantageous but not essential
  • You must be able to pass a SC/NVVP3 security clearance check and have the right to work in the UK.


Training and Self Development

Continued development and training support will be given to the successful candidate

NB: You must be able to pass a SC/NVVP3 security clearance check and have the right to work in the UK

Please send a copy of your CV and a Cover Letter to