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Business Development Manager – FlightGlobal - Portland OR

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Business Development Manager – FlightGlobal - Portland OR

At FlightGlobal we are proud. Proud of our heritage, since 1909, and proud of the future business we are building together. Our people are at the centre of who we are. Whatever your background you are welcome. We are looking for talented and dynamic team players who focus on delivering successful outcomes.

We are a business where three out of our seven leaders are women, over 20 languages are spoken, where some leaders have grey hair and some have purple. Where our sales teams take time out to support local schools and our product teams champion local women back into the workplace.


Some things you might not know about FlightGlobal:


- FlightGlobal supplies data to market leading aviation and aerospace companies you use every day – our data powers the aviation industry and supports seamless travel for millions worldwide
- FlightGlobal has 10 offices worldwide and we celebrate our global diversity through events and networks throughout the year
- A strategic partner of IATA, the association of world airlines, we have also been recognised as the Aircraft Appraiser of the Year, an Aviation 100 Award, five times in the last six years
- One of our offices is on a runway and we have our own pub, The Goose
- FlightGlobal is part of RBI, which is part of RELX, a FTSE 100 traded company (which was just named by Forbes as one of the world’s most innovative companies)
- Our benefits stand out (they even include two days a year for you to dedicate to the charitable activity of your choice)
- FlightGlobal and RBI are founding members of the Tech Talent Charter, committed to increasing the ratio of women and under-represented groups working in technology


Business Development Manager

Job Summary

Reporting to the Regional Sales Director, the Business Development Manager will have a variety of duties aimed at managing the specified portfolio client relationships, as well as developing new business from existing clients. The Business Development Manager will also actively seek out new clients. As with most sales roles, the Business Development Manager will be compensated with a base salary plus a bonus plan tied to the amount of revenue generated.


Key Role Responsibilities


Sales and Account Management:


- The Business Development Manager will have a monthly sales target made up of new business and client retention. They will be expected to consistently meet or exceed this target.
- Liaising with the marketing, product and sales enablement teams to help develop a deep understanding for the continued success of strategic sales priorities


Client Communication


- Serve as the face of the product sales portfolio in the specified sector.
- In most cases, is the primary, if not only, company representative who communicates with clients in the specified sector.
- As a result, it is important to deliver a positive customer service experience.
- This is accomplished by listening to each client in order to gain an understanding of their individualized needs, in order to direct them to the appropriate product or service.
- It is important for the Business Development Manager to manage the expectations of clients; when disruptions occur during the service delivery process, it is imperative that the Business Development Manager works to resolve situations quickly, as the goal is to maintain the customer relationship and delivery of the account




- The Business Development Manager is required to prepare various reports surrounding the metrics of their sales territory: quarterly/monthly/weekly sales results, annual forecasts and account status reports are just a few examples.



·         3+ years of relevant work experience, ideally growing revenues through identifying new sales opportunities and exceptional account management.

·         Proven track record of sales target achievement

·         Aviation, Business Travel, Data & Analytics or related industry experience.

·         Curious and willingness to learn

·         Excellent communication and presentation skills.

·    Ability to work independently and multitask. 


About Reed Business Information:



Reed Business Information (RBI) provides information, analytics and data to business professionals worldwide. Our strong global products and services hold market-leading positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every day.  RBI is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.








RBI General Benefits Package


- 401k match of 5%
- 18 Days Holiday
- Paid Charity Days – 2 days per year 
- Benefits start the upon hire date
- Excellent OTE & Competitive Salaries




RBI is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact jobs@rbi.co.uk . EEO is the LawEEO is the Law Supplement




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