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Business Development Assistant

Date Posted: 23rd July 2021
  • Job Ref: 336
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Thurrock
  • Salary: Up to circa £24,500, plus paid study support, health cover, pension, parking

Job Description

Have you worked in an office-based outbound telephone role?

Are you proficient in office IT systems, including use of Microsoft Excel?

Are you able to commute to, and work permanently in, the Thurrock/Ockendon, area? 


What does the Business Development Assistant opportunity offer? 

  • Permanent opportunity 
  • Up to £24,500 starting salary
  • Staff benefits (health insurance, pension)
  • Full study support and paid study leave to complete insurance industry professional qualifications
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career over time
  • Part of a friendly business development team
  • Free on-site parking


A successful company and leading insurance business within their specialist sectors, based in the South Essex area, have a great opportunity for a suitably experienced Business Development Assistant to join them on a permanent full-time basis.

The Business Development Assistant will take ownership of generating new leads for the business with the aim of gaining as much information as possible from each call.


Is this you? 

  • Experience of carrying out telephone-based customer service, business development or sales research related activities within an office environment would be an advantage
  • Confident and friendly telephone manner, with fantastic all-round communication skills
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Possessing good organisational attributes
  • Self-motivated with a desire to achieve
  • Works well within a team environment
  • Competent user of office IT systems e.g. Word, Excel, Email
  • Resides within a reasonable commute to the company’s offices located in Thurrock/Ockendon area
  • Looking for a role within an established and successful business that will fully support your professional development (including paid study leave)


Please send a CV detailing relevant experience and including full contact details for immediate and confidential consideration for this excellent job opportunity.


Don't delay...apply today!