Lead Business Developer

Location
St Ives, Cambridge, PE27 4LG, Cambridgeshire
Salary
Negotiable salary
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Expires
29 Mar 2017
Ref
LBD17
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

42 Technology is a successful and growing consultancy specialising in innovation, design and development. Our work with world leading clients in a range of industries takes products and processes from ideas to reality. We have built a reputation for challenging the status quo and finding creative and pragmatic solutions to difficult technical problems.
Our employees love the variety and challenge of our work. We have a stimulating and open culture, an excellent team and a great location in the historic town of St Ives, close to Cambridge.

We are looking for experienced business development professionals to help us continue our recent growth. With a demonstrable track record of finding and delivering new business into technology consultancy within the healthcare/consumer/industrial sector, the successful candidates will be very influential in shaping the future direction of the business. Building on our successful penetration of the European and US markets, frequent national and international travel will be essential to the role. The successful candidates will be self-motivated, enthusiastic, technically excellent, business savvy and strong communicators.

Your core responsibility will be creating and delivering sales growth in your specific sector, leveraging the team’s technical expertise and track record, and identifying, developing and managing client accounts.
42 Technology has a very strong technical team, with expertise in complex electromechanical product development, thermal and fluidic analysis, and connected devices (IoT). Candidates must combine a similar strength in the technical domain, and business acumen to be an effective interface between the internal technical team and the client’s business needs.

You will have:

  • A deep knowledge of the Healthcare/Consumer/Industrial sector
  • A strong technical degree from a well-reputed institution
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • UK work permit / you are an EU national
  • Valid passport and willingness to travel internationally

Ideally you will have:

  • 10+ years’ experience in professional services
  • 5+ years’ experience of selling professional services
  • Experience of running product development/R&D projects
  • Broader industrial experience
  • A second management/technical degree

We offer a competitive package including 28 days holidays, private healthcare and a bonus related to company performance.