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Business Development Manager

Location: Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
Employment: Permanent
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Commission & Benefits

Job Overview

About The Role

We have a fantastic opportunity to join us as a Business Development Manager based in either Bristol or Remote. Operating in and around the North England & Scotland this role will require you will lead, maintain, and enhance our sales activities in the region. Working closely with the Sales Support Team and the other Business Development Managers you will act as the face of the organisation and help Western expand across the UK and ultimately help increase our profits by effectively carrying out this role.


Who We Are

Western Global is the global market leader in the supply of modular fuel storage solutions, with operating locations in USA, Canada, UK, Europe and the Middle East.

We pride ourselves on being to support our customers and communities with response ready fuel solutions when they need them most.

Our business is growing rapidly and we took on private equity investment in January 2021. This funding will support the next phase of our growth through geographical and channel penetration in North America.

Attracting and retaining great people is critical to our strategy. Our values define how we behave an interact internally and with our stakeholders. These are:

  • Teamwork: We work as one, and together, we’re ready for anything
  • Openness: We’re open, curious, and honest with each other, unafraid to embrace the new.
  • Passion: We’re driven by a passion for better, because we love what we do.
  • Integrity: No matter what, we do the right thing – we’re all responsible for the right outcome.
  • Celebrate Success: We take time to recognise and celebrate each other, and what we achieve together.


What will you be doing as our Business Development Manager?

  • Develop strong relationships with existing and prospective customers to maximise all new inbound and outbound opportunities.
  • Create and manage sales pipeline in support of our business plan and long-term growth strategy and be able to forecast accurately and timely
  • To produce quotes, proposals and presentations of a consistently high quality with a strong focus on customer benefits.
  • Maintenance of accurate and up to date information in our CRM system. (NetSuite)
  • Develop a strong knowledge of the full portfolio of Western Global solutions and products.
  • Delivery of compelling face to face presentations
  • Effective territory management of North England and Scotland
  • Represent Western Global professionally in all forms of contact with client.
  • Have a presence at user trade shows, conferences and other major sector events as well as leading on other company events such as open days, client ‘show-and-tells’, sponsorship/partnership events.


What we are looking for in our ideal Business Development Manager:

  • Have a proven track record in Business Development and/or senior account management, ideally gained in the Construction Machinery Industry
  • Have proven communication skills, high energy levels, and a commitment to customer satisfaction.
  • Confident sales closer who relishes the challenge of annual sales targets.
  • Proven experience in managing sales targets and closing sales.
  • Happy to communicate progress against target and keep on top of KPIs.
  • Have a head for figures, trends and analysis and show integrity, innovation and accountability.
  • Ability to work across functions and collaborate as a team to drive overall company goals.
  • The ability to prioritise tasks and work under pressure.
  • Experience in using NetSuite ERP system


What can we offer you?

We offer a market competitive pay and benefits program, as well as opportunities for advancement, knowledge and skills development, and recognition of achievements. In addition, we offer the following benefits to our employees:

  • Annual Bonus & Salary Reviews
  • Flexible working
  • 25 Days paid holiday + Bank Holidays (Option to buy another 5 days)
  • Regular staff events, get-togethers and celebrations
  • Company pension scheme (5% Employer Contribution, 5% Employee Contribution)
  • Life insurance – 4 x base salary
  • Eyecare scheme
  • Free lunch when in office and on the road
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Latest tech equipment
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to support mental health


What's On Offer

A basic salary between £30,000 and £40,000, with commision at min 20% of salary based on hitting agreed targets.

If you have the skills and experience we are looking for, click ‘Apply’ now to be considered as our Business Development Manager – we’d love to hear from you!

Business Development Manager
Location: Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
Employment: Permanent
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Commission & Benefits

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