Intermediary Investment Business Development Manager

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: 60000
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

An exciting Business Development Management role has arisen with a key investment management client in Edinburgh to establish and grow fund sales through intermediary channels across Scotland.


Responsibilities of the Business Development Manager

Including, but not limited to

- Establishing and cultivating strong key stakeholder relationships with IFAs, including proactive telephoning, email and face to face interfacing

- To meet and exceed annual fund revenue targets.

- Maintain and develop a new panel of IFA relationships to drive ongoing and increasing sales and opportunities across Scotland

- Attend regular investment knowledge development meetings, including research meetings and fund manager presentations.

- Undertake continuous professional development, including the taking and passing of appropriate professional examinations.

Background of the Business Development Associate

- Commercial awareness with a view to building credibility with IFAs.

- Previous or current experience in an intermediary Business Development Management role.

- Relationship building skills to establish a high level of trust with individuals.

- Questioning and listening skills which, both focused and empathic to fully understand the individuals’ true understanding, views and feelings.

- Knowledge of retail funds and the asset/investment management industry.

Darren wants: telephone business developers, telephone account managers, investment sales, IFA account managers


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Darren Loughrey

Originally from Belfast, Darren has enjoyed a global recruitment career which has seen him work in the Middle East as well as the UK. Darren holds a master’s degree in psychology and is passionate about conservationism. Darren focuses on Distribution and Wealth Management hiring for a diverse client base in the Financial Services Sector UK wide.