GLG, the world’s leading professional learning company, is seeking an experienced leader to join our Life Sciences team in London, UK as one of our Business Development Managers.
The candidate will be responsible for managing and growing business relationships with corporations in Europe. The Life Sciences team is a high-revenue growth group, and this role will be expected to accelerate this growth by establishing, deepening and expanding relationships with new and existing client firms.
The Business Development Manager will be responsible for driving new business with pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies in Gerson Lehrman Group’s (GLG’s) European territories.
Successful candidates, once hired, will:
Specific responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Key performance metrics for this role include performance to closed deals and revenue target, personal performance to target, effectiveness of senior-level client engagement, and adoption by clients of new products and systems. Candidates for this position should have a demonstrated ability to manage sophisticated B2B relationships. Candidates should be comfortable articulating the value of our network, professional services, and client-facing software systems to clients.
An ideal candidate will have the following:
Candidates for this position must have a clear track record of excellence in several categories, including:
More broadly, we seek bright, positive and flexible people who:
Have demonstrated ability and initiative to handle increasing responsibility over time
About GLG / Gerson Lehrman Group
GLG is the world's leading platform for professional learning. Business leaders, investors, consultants, social entrepreneurs, and other top professionals rely on GLG to learn in short- and long-term engagements from a membership of more than 500,000 experts. Clients partner with GLG to address their most complex strategic challenges, make better business decisions, and advance their careers through conversations, mentorships, small group convenings, surveys, and other interactions—all within a rigorous compliance framework. Global, technology-driven, and nimble, GLG’s 1,400 employees work in 22 offices in 12 countries.
We believe strongly in our mission- and values-driven culture. Our core values drive our success. They are: learning & curiosity, responsibility, courage, judgment, fresh perspective, service, and integrity.
To learn more, visit www.GLG.it.