Senior Associate, Business Development
DDC is looking for a Senior Associate to join our Business Development team. The Senior Associate will work closely with our Sales, Analytics and Marketing/Proposal Development teams supporting our efforts to identify and close new business opportunities. The ideal candidate is outgoing, organized and can effectively communicate with staff at all levels of an organization. This is a high profile, unique role that spans from coordinating the administration of internal business development efforts to attending conferences and networking events as the face of DDC.
Support the business development operations of DDC
Perform research and needs analyses to develop an ideal product and service mix addressing client needs
Attend industry events to make contacts and be the face of DDC
Act as coordinator during the contracting process to address multiple stakeholder needs
Assist in due diligence efforts during the client acquisition process
Maintain industry contact database and market based fact sheets
Conduct market research
Assist in the proposal writing, RFP and acquisition efforts
2-3 years’ experience in sales or business development operations
Strong interest in/understanding of politics and public affairs (campaign experience preferred)
Highly organized with experience juggling conflicting priorities
Project management experience is highly desired
Exceptional interpersonal and presentation skills
Experience working with database management systems such as Salesforce, iMIS, Personify or other sales or association CRM suites strongly preferred.
If interested, please apply here: http://www.ddcpublicaffairs.com/career-description/?gnk=job&gni=8a7884494e28c337014e421d35a15701&gns=Hill%20Zoo
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This is a full-time position that offers a competitive salary and outstanding benefits including medical insurance, 401(k), commuting benefits, casual dress and a fast-paced campaign style work environment. DDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/ProtectedVet