Business Development Manager: Property Guardians: London

Business Development Manager: Property Guardians: London

Job Title: Business Development Manager: Property Guardians: London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 882209_1533217531
Contact Name: Alan Corcoran
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 02, 2018 14:45

Job Description

The Vacancy:

Our client is the UK's leading provider of Property Guardians: a creative solution to securing vacant properties. Due to exceptional growth and investment they are looking for a B2B Sales professional to take advantage of the prestigious London market. Their clients are typically large property portfolio managers such as NHS Trusts, Large Estate Managers, Local Authorities + wealthy individuals.

Your primary role would be to work with existing clients and develop new accounts. You will investigate new opportunities and develop by canvassing, advertising, networking or other means of generating interest to increase the number of units being managed by the Company.


What are they offering?


  • Basic salary to £45K + a car allowance
  • Uncapped bonus scheme, (realistic £50k OTE Year 1) healthcare, pension etc, career prospects

(role has been created due to promotion: you will be able to draw upon knowledge and experience)

You would be joining a close knit supportive team and will be given the time and tools and help to build a pipeline of opportunities and earn unlimited bonus.


What are they asking for?

You will be expected to plan persuasive sales approaches and pitches to convince potential clients.

You will need a B2B sales background : successful candidates have come from a variety of sales backgrounds in the following industries: Serviced Offices, Pay Day Loans, CIT security, Recruitment, Health + Safety/Compliance, Transport/Logistics, Publishing, Manned Guarding Security, Property Management, Software, Property Services, Ordinance Survey + Training Software sales. Facilities Management, Commercial Agents and Capita Equipment

There is a considerable amount of warm opportunities and support (from telemarketing and extensive PR campaign) but you will need to have the ability to build relationships from scratch and develop them to close business

This is a consultative solution sell based on trust and developing relationships but you must be able to close an opportunity and work to targets with a sense of urgency

The ability to investigate a lead and arrange decision maker meetings is paramount

(a drivers licence is not absolutely necessary)


Responsibilities will include;


The key function of your role will be to develop a continuous pipeline of new business.

You will also be expected to market, promote and sell new products and services that may be launched whilst exploring new markets such as residential home owners ,property developers, insolvency firms and Government departments, Housing Associations, Local Boroughs, Church Groups, health care providers, that may be vacating properties. You will spend most of your time (70%) meeting clients: presenting tenders, meeting legal teams and site qualification


Keywords: Business Development, Sales, Property, Meetings, Relationship Building


Palmer McCarthy is a specialist recruiter to the Security, Facilities and Property Management and Logistics sectors and acts as an agency on behalf of their client re this vacancy.

If you have previously spoken to one of the Palmer McCarthy team please feel free to contact directly rather than applying again.