French Speaking Business Development Manager

  • Job Reference: BDMC
  • Date Posted: 4 October 2019
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People Multilingual - Recruitment Specialists are now recruiting for a Business Development Manager for their client based in London.

Our client creates luxury products for Hotels and Restaurants Internationally.


  • Supporting the Account Management Team
  • Responding to reactive enquiries and Opportunities within the region
  • Developing relationships with Key Stakeholders for each hotel opening project: Architects, Designers, Procurement
  • Responsible for providing cover for Account Manager and Business Development Executives when required
  • Identify, win and close new business within large organisations


  • Willing to travel for business in line with MSOP
  • Fluent in French and Arabic
  • Experience working with and promoting distributors as re-sellers of a retail product
  • Confident when working directly with a client on the phone & face to face
  • Personable and with gravitas to find and interact with key customer decision makers within the 5-Star and Luxury Goods Hotel and Restaurant Industry.
  • Experience of working within a sales team - supporting field sales and account managers

Role KPIs:

  • Personal Sales revenue targets by quarter
  • Regional Sales revenue targets by quarter
  • Conversion rates on Qualified Opportunities to Quotes and Quotes to Orders
  • Any relevant NPD or specific category / range targets

This is a full time Permanent position offering an annual salary of £30,000.

Advancing People Multilingual - Recruitment Specialists

Advancing People Multilingual Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency.