Who we are 24 Seven is growing! We’re the leading creative staffing and recruiting firm working with today’s most sought-after employers and we’re looking for dedicated professionals, like you, to join our team. We are the go-to talent source supporting the world’s top teams in Marketing, Creative, Technology, and Digital recruitment.
About the Business Development Associate role 24 Seven is seeking an ambitious and driven Business Development Manager to be an integral part of our Chicago team. With a fun and inspiring company culture, a generous compensation package, and perks and incentives including excellent health benefits, generous vacation package, and career development opportunities, 24 Seven is the perfect place to let your entrepreneurial spirit flourish in a Business Development role.
Here’s a snapshot of what you’ll do as a Business Development Manager -
Establish and build successful and meaningful relationships with clients in the Marketing, Creative, and Technology communities, cross-selling our valuable service offerings Pursue business opportunities within new companies while collaborating with your Account Management partners to strategically expand and up-sell existing relationships Proactively generate business opportunities through continual communication with prospects and clients via cold calls, warm calls, strategic emails, networking, and social media outreach Strategically collaborate with internal Business Development and Account Management teams to leverage strengths, expertise, and account/market knowledge to develop and execute action plans that expertly anticipate and exceed client expectations Parlay relationships with existing client and industry contacts to secure new business referrals Play an integral role in helping our creative and marketing talent find jobs!
Why you’ll love being a Business Development Associate at 24 Seven -
Our Business Development Associates receive a generous compensation & benefits package including: Highly competitive full-time salaries with limitless commission earning potential, no minimums, maximums, or draw Medical, dental, and vision benefits 401(k) with company match Generous paid time off policy (starting at 14 days per year!) Ongoing training & career development opportunities, we love to promote from within Perks including, happy hours, health and wellness subscriptions, volunteer opportunities etc. Our core values include collaboration, creativity, and service orientation We’re a forward thinking, innovative organization that continually invests in our people, practices, and technology to maintain our leadership standing and capitalize on what’s next We are constantly growing and so do the opportunities for each member of our Business Development team
What you are made of -
You are a go-getting, highly-motivated team player, energized by an entrepreneurial environment, and you bring the emotional and social intelligence needed to cultivate strong relationships and a deep network of contacts You’re drawn to dynamic, fast-paced, rapidly growing companies Ideally, you have 1 years of Business Development experience in the Marketing, Creative, or Technology sector OR You come from staffing & recruiting - sales may not have been your primary responsibility, but you understand the industry and selling is in your DNA OR You’re employed in a B2B sales capacity outside of the creative space, but selling is what you do, you’re eager to learn and you love a challenge You have a Bachelor’s Degree
24 Seven is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment regardless of their race, color, country of origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, disability, genetic information, or military service. 24 Seven is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Seniority Level Associate Industry Staffing and Recruiting Employment Type Full-time Job Functions