Business Development Manager

Posted on May 15th, 2024 by Staffline

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£55,000 - £60,000 per annum

Type of Job: Permanent

Role – Business Development Manager

Location – UK

Salary - £55,000 - £60,000 + 25% bonus + private health insurance + company car or car allowance

This is an excellent opportunity for an experience BDM to join an established engineering business.

This market leading engineering company operates an international network of facilities serving a wide range of industries including aerospace, defence, automotive and oil & gas.

The Business Development Manager will be responsible for identifying and pursuing new business opportunities, building, and maintaining client relationships and driving revenue growth predominantly in our target sectors of Aerospace, Defence and Energy. You must be able to attend regular visits to HQ in Macclesfield, plus regional site visits, and customer visits and meetings when and where required.

Main responsibilities:

  • Identifying revenue opportunities to maximise business growth, delivering year on year increases
  • Maintaining and exceeding sales performance relative to sales targets
  • Role is weighted 90% toward new business and 10% managing and developing existing account business
  • Responsible for all parts of the sales cycle, from initial prospecting, to closing the business. Supported by internal sales support and technical team
  • Presenting technical concepts, solutions, and processes
  • Responsible for negotiation of pricing, payment terms, surcharge agreements, long-term agreements, and non-disclosure agreements
  • Working collaboratively with the internal sales, regional sales, and operational teams
  • Supply Specific market sector information offering an overview of the marketplace relevant to the company and its customers
  • Supply the UK Sales Manager with all the required monthly reports in a timely manner
  • This role requires the holder to travel mostly within UK, but other travel could be necessary on occasion
  • Must be able to work flexible hours as workload demandsderby

Qualifications, experience and skills:

  • Solid background as a Business Development Manager
  • Experience in developing opportunities and selling in the Aerospace, Defence & Energy sectors, preferably within an SME or global business
  • Experience of selling engineered components, concepts, services, and solutions
  • Record of finding, developing, and closing new business opportunities within company target markets sectors
  • Accomplished in finding, negotiating, and closing new business
  • Commercially astute, entrepreneurial, and numerate
  • May have a technical background with some metallurgical and engineering knowledge
  • Knowledge of heat treatment processes is preferred but not essential

Salary / package:

  • Competitive salary
  • Eligibility to annual bonus
  • Private medical insurance
  • Car / Car allowance
  • Pension – match contribution from 4% – 10%
  • Life Assurance – 2 x annual salary
  • Employee assistance program including wellbeing app
  • Free parking on all sites
  • Free refreshments provided
  • An entitlement to full pay whilst off sick for a limited number of days (in addition to your statutory sick pay entitlement)
  • 25 days holiday plus national holidays


For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or [email protected]

Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.

We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.

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Omega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Omega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.