About The Role

This is an exciting time to be joining Avonline Networks,due to new growth within the business we are pleased to announce a new opportunity for a Business Development Manager. The ideal candidate must have experience of working in the MOD, Public services or Government selling services.

The candidate must be able to leverage that experience and readily create new business opportunities for Avonline Network Services Ltd across any of its product and service areas, you must be able to demonstrate that they can to take Avonline’s products and expand existing and new markets. This will include to analyse the applicable market and devise and implement successful strategies to create new customer leads and secure new business in these areas.

You would be required to identify and understand thecustomer needs, to take Avonline’s products and services and independently create a customer focused value proposition in order to secure new business with any new customer. You will be responsible for, successfully approaching and engaging newly targeted customers.

In the course of the business development activities it is expected that the candidate will secure the opportunity to bid for new works.The candidate will be responsible for the bid management of the Avonline offers within the existing company processes.

The Candidate will be responsible for creating anew business pipeline and managing all new business opportunities and enquiries from new customers. The Candidate will need to work with other Sales team members to ensure that any opportunities that affect current accounts and customers are managed appropriately. The candidate will be responsible for taking all new opportunities through the complete sales cycle and process ensuring that all commercial agreements are in place and a successful hand over to operations is carried out.
Key Tasks
·         Market knowledge

·         Sales Management, achieving and exceeding challenging targets

·         RFQ and Bid Management

·         Prospect generation, Customer acquisition

·         Identifying key customer individuals and maintaining a good relationship

·         Understand Customers long term business strategy

·         Participate in marketing, planning, strategy creation and execution

·         Increase customer satisfaction via feedback analysis and improvement actions

·         Generate sales forecasts, Budgets and demand plans

·         Make relevant commercial, legal, financial management decisions

About The Company

Avonline Networks are specialists in building high-quality communication networks that connect millions of properties across the UK. From the national fibre networks on which millions of homes and businesses rely upon every day for their voice and data services, to the in-building infrastructure that delivers the latest technology to multiple dwelling units (MDU’s) across the UK. 

For over 35 years, Avonline teams have been delivering service excellence on a nationwide basis. We support leading technology and media companies to build and grow their networks and their businesses. We also work with some of the largest public and private landlords to connect their MDU housing stock and equip them with-up-to-date services. 

We aim to be the employer of choice in the Telecom Services sector. Our continued growth and success is creating opportunities for fulfilling and rewarding roles, making the best use of our people’s skills and expertise. We want our people to have a positive impact on customers, communities and our clients everyday. We invest in training our people,developing leadership capabilities to create ambassadors not just employees. Through strong leadership, teamwork and mutual support we want our business to thrive on a happy, healthy and, most importantly, safe workforce.

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