Business Development / Recruiting / Sales

Business Development Specialist


Silver Search Inc

Business Development Specialist Paramus, NJ

Silver Search is a premier regional staffing firm with a brand known for results. We are looking to hire a Business Development Specialist who can help cultivate existing clients as well as identify new clients / prospects.

The Business Development Specialist works to develop, build and maintain long-term, value-based customer relationships in order to achieve personal and team related revenue goals. This individual is responsible for proactively soliciting and handling large opportunities with significant revenue potential. The Business Development Specialist will establish relationships with businesses and their hiring managers that utilize contingent labor.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Develop new client relationships and expand existing relationships to drive sales

Develop relationships with key accounts to negotiate profitable business terms

Report on key performance indicators related to the sales function on a weekly basis

Work closely with the client to identify business requirements, and define service requirements for new services

Work with the client to establish a prioritization approach, and adjust priorities of work with clients as necessary

Conduct meaningful and compelling sales presentations to new and existing customers

Leverage industry expertise to influence client in resourcing strategies

Participate in account planning and forecasting activities


Minimum three (3) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Great written and oral communication skills

Capable of speaking effectively before large groups of customers and employees

Ability to develop long-term strategic and executive level relationships

Proven track record with establishing credibility with key customers, prospects and business partners

Hands-on experience with proposal/RFP creation and leading RFP/proposal presentations

Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

Tagged as: Business Development Specialist