Business Development Manager : Fire Systems

Business Development Manager : Fire Systems

Job Title: Business Development Manager : Fire Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South (Birmingham down)
Reference: 2060
Contact Name: Alan Corcoran
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 27, 2021 18:03

Job Description

AC 2060                        Business Development Manager : Fire Systems

National Role : candidate can be located anywhere south of Birmingham

A leading name in the provision of Fire + Security Systems are seeking a Business Development Manager to contribute to strategic growth through creating long term, trusting relationships with new customers.  Through maximising all networking opportunities, you will increase brand awareness and promote the high calibre of products and services provided whilst concentrating on install + recurring Fire systems revenue in the commercial + public sector.

We are seeking a proven Fire Systems Business Development Manager with a strong track record in selling large install or maintenance and service contracts.

The key focus of this role is to develop relationships with large or national customers, achieve targets and grow profitability, through the successful winning of opportunities. It is key that you can quickly establish relationships with key contacts and focus on the closing of deals. This role will be supported by an experienced sales support + Bid Management team

Reporting into an experienced Sales Director, you will be given the autonomy to design specific target sector strategies e.g. distribution /retail / Facilities Management but with a real focus on end usersin order to leverage off a strong national client base and operations team

What are they offering?
The successful candidate will be expected to achieve and exceed targets in line with the business strategy and individual targets whilst nurturing strong, professional and credible working relationships with the customer base.

  • Salary in the range of £50- £60K with realistic OTE £100K “Proper Pension” + Health benefits
  • A constant flow of enquiries to enable immediate relationship building
  • large existing customer base to approach for cross/up selling
  • Car or allowance, unlimited commission and great career prospects
  • Major player with strong client base to leverage opportunities from
  • A true meritocracy where you have the autonomy to manage your own workload
  • A financially stable business a with the ambition and ability to support your successes- there is nothing to prevent your offering being competitive in the market place.
  • Full support from an experienced design + commissioning team

What are they asking for?

We seek applications from experienced Fires Systems Business Development Managers with the ability to who can respond quickly to queries, identify opportunities, price and own the overall relationship with the client. Any knowledge of security systems will be an advantage.

You will be comfortable with a 1 million revenue annual target and capable of closing deals in an identified “sweetspot” of £30-200K

You will be keen to embrace new tech. Excellent sales and communications skills and a driving licence are also prerequisites.

You could currently be working for a competitor such as any of the following: Marlowe/Trinity/Swift/Churches/Stanley/Protec or Contract