Business Development Manager

Job description

Staff Heroes is the UK’s #1 online booking platform that is transforming the traditional staffing sector, by giving businesses access to fully vetted and trained staff on a self-service booking platform that provides transparency, simplicity and lower costs.

In an industry worth over £35 billion a year and dominated by agencies, Staff Heroes offers an exciting proposition that is not only shaking up the industry by challenging the status quo but is creating huge benefits for both workers and businesses.

Our ultimate mission is to transform the staffing sector in the same way Expedia did for travel or Uber did for transportation, nothing less!


We are looking for an energetic and entrepreneurial Business Development Manager (BDM) with exceptional communication skills to promote and sell our services and platform solution to companies within the Hospitality, Admin and Retail sectors.

The Business Development Manager (BDM) will be dedicated to engaging with prospects, arranging meetings, pitching to key decision makers in the business and delivering against pre-determined budget targets and company strategy.


As Business Development Manager (BDM) you will develop a sales strategy to generate new business within the Hospitality, Admin and Retail sectors and own the end to end process.

You will build and maintain an in-depth understanding of our platform and how it works and the benefits it offers and manage and report against pipeline and sales targets.

As Business Development Manager (BDM) you will meet with clients to outline benefits of our platform and close new business trials, negotiating profitable contracts with clients to meet revenue targets.

You will work closely with the account management team to ensure smooth and professional handover of new business and report directly to the Sales Director.


  • Proven working experience as a business development manager, sales exec or a relevant role
  • Proven sales track record
  • Proficiency in MS Office and CRM software (PipeDrive)
  • BSc/BA in business administration, sales or relevant field
  • Time management and planning skills
  • Professional, friendly and the ability to build rapport quickly within a face to face environment
  • Communication and negotiation skills
  • Market knowledge


  • £35k-£45k base and £70k-90k OTE
  • Employee Share option plan
  • Up to 25 days holiday
  • Pension
  • Miller Heiman Training Programme
  • Career progression
  • Regular socials and team building events