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Business Development Analyst

Company:
TALENTSANDSKILLS AFRICA
Location:
Lagos Island, Lagos, Nigeria
Posted:
November 04, 2019

Description:

URGENT VACANCY: Business Development Analyst

Our Client’s focus is to provide topnotch client service experience in Management Consulting, Human Capital Management & Business Training Services guided by vision, character, and competence.

We seek to employ qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Position Description

A business development analyst is charged with performing analytical tasks for the purpose of discovering, analyzing, leveraging and executing strategies for revenue growthwhile opening channels/distributive sales opportunities and productivity reports to management. You must be naturally curious and hungry for success.

Job location: Lagos

Job Responsibilities

•Plan and recommends marketing strategies for the purpose of enhancing company sales and revenue growth.

•Find and recommend new business partners for the company.

•Creates and maintain a marketing plan for a new or existing product/service.

•Develop new sales leads for the company.

•Researches marketing opportunities and communicates to marketing staff.

•Conducts market research into emerging marketing and trends in the industry.

•Develops and implements targeted surveys for the purpose of gathering market information.

•Creates custom reports and generates standard reports for management.

•Conducts organizational studies and work simplification studies to help streamline business processes.

•Prepares procedural and operational manuals for clients and management.

•Designs new business forms, templates and reports for clients.

•Trains other staff on proper use of new technologies, business forms and reports.

•Produces statistical models to help predict market trends.

•Determines target audiences to introduce new product offerings.

•Reads publications and attends seminars on industry trends to aid in keeping ahead of the competition.

•Identifies potential new markets and their needs.

•Communicates with and qualifies sales prospects.

•Assists with writing proposals, contracts, and competitive bidding.

•Analyzes the techniques and successes of the industry players and competition.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Successful candidates for this position must:

•Posses strong interpersonal skills.

•Have excellent analytical and research skills.

•Possess superior written and verbal communication skills as well as good presentation skills.

•Have good organizational skills and the ability to effectively prioritize tasks.

•Excellent in computer, technical and digital marketing skills

• Possess good problem-solving and decision making skills..

• Have strong leadership and prospect for managerial skills.

•Have good negotiation and persuasion skills.

•Have excellent math skills.

•Be detail-oriented.

•Must have good conflict resolution skills.

•Be naturally curious and hungry for success.

Education and Experience

•BSc./HND in Business, Marketing, Accounting,or Finance.

•Master’s degree in Business Administration will be a plus.

•Experience in sales and marketing or Internship in a relevant field.

• Proficiency in digital marketing and new technologies.

•Proficiency in computer operation and business and sales software.

Work Environment

•Must be willing to work long and flexible hours to meet client project deadlines.

•Must be willing to travel to conferences, seminars and client location

Method of application:

Prospective applicants who fit the above description and meet criteria should send in purpose statement/letter and details CV to: