Business Development Manager / Sales Director

Reference: AL1061

Leicester
Salaryc£60,000 pa negotiable + benefits

My client is a leading Wealth Management Company who provide a bespoke, holistic Wealth Management service to private clients and businesses to assist them to meet their long term financial objectives. They are now looking for an experienced Business Development Manager with a proven track record to focus on business expansion as well as the development of staff to maximise their potential.

The Role

  • To be responsible for seeking out possible firm acquisitions and assisting with practice growth
  • Be responsible for recruiting and onboarding new Financial Planners as well as upskilling existing Financial Planners
  • You will conduct regular performance reviews with Financial Planners and address any Development needs as well as providing ongoing support
  • Actively assist in developing Professional Connections
  • Actively assist in meeting and setting targets for the Financial Planners as well as the company as a whole
  • Arrange business meetings with prospective professional connections
  • Ensure that organisation structures and processes are both adapted to business needs and are effective

Knowledge & Experience required

  • Commercially astute, articulate, technically strong, dynamic, insightful and an influential leader with the ability to operate at both strategic and operational levels
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good knowledge and experience of the advice process and regulatory requirements
  • An overarching view of the internal processes and working practices
  • Excellent personal organisation
  • Team player
  • Leadership experience
  • Energetic, highly motivated, with an enquiring mind and passion for excellence and innovation in pursuit of business growth and success
  • Ability to deliver to tight deadlines
  • Ability to understand, identify and resolve issues in an effective manner which involve the team of advisers overseen and developed by the Business Development Manager
  • Strong work ethic
  • Strong eye for detail with the ability to refine improve operations on an ongoing basis
  • Diploma level 4 qualified is preferred
  • Competent Supervisor status is preferred

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