The Junior Business Development Manager on Financial Services will be deployed in support of client relationships, strategic positioning, and as a thought partner in client negotiations and executing complex projects.
Investment firms seek to better understand a variety of companies, situations, assets, and price dislocations. For each client, GLG deploys a highly-skilled engagement team tasked with understanding their objectives, and crafting a solution in support of their investment diligence and betterment of the fund. GLG’s work enables our clients to make better decisions, to work more effectively and productively; and, to benefit from the intelligence and experience of our 600,000+ experts (The Councils).
Specific responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Key performance metrics for this role include contract value growth from existing clients, pipeline development, and the adoption of new product/service offerings. The Business Development Manager will report directly to an Emerging Growth segment leader on GLG’s Business Development team and is expected to work closely with Research professionals.
Candidates for this position should have a demonstrated ability to be commercial and/or have a track record of overachieving in a performance-based environment, preferably but not exclusively, in the financial services industry. Candidates should be comfortable articulating GLG’s value proposition as well as negotiating and closing contracts.
Additional candidate qualifications include 2-4 years of demonstrated success in one or more of these fields:
We seek bright, positive and flexible people who:
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Notes: GLG does not allow employees to trade public equities or debt