Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Business Development Manager - CMC


  • All Locations
  • Competitive + Bonus, Car, phone, laptop
  • Analytical Chemistry, Scientific Sales & Marketing

About this job

In this role you will be responsible for developing new relationships and nurturing existing ones within the Bio/pharmaceutical sector. Your goal is to grow revenue – increasing business in our client’s CMC services (Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls).

As a Business Development Manager you will oversee the entire commercial process from;

  • Securing new opportunities via a variety of avenues such as; attending conferences, growing your network, identifying new groups with existing clients etc.
  • Responding to enquiries, rapidly promoting the different areas of services available through your expert understanding of CMC services and processes
  • Preparing and presenting proposals
  • Negotiating contracts – costings, delivery, timeframes

You will be expected to exceed annual sales targets, explore new markets, and track/exploit industry trends. You will focus on the UK and wider European market, travelling when required.

The successful candidate will be either an experienced Business Development professional with a track record of selling CMC or analytical services testing services; or a highly experienced CMC scientist looking to move into business development. Significant experience/knowledge of the CMC sector, ideally focusing around small molecule analysis and an understanding of GCP and GLP is highly desirable.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone seeking a new challenge selling the services of a successful and progressive cutting edge analytical research facility. The reward is a diverse and challenging role offering an excellent remuneration package with commission structure, bonus, company car and benefits.

Contact VRS now to learn more about this exciting new role!

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