Business Development Specialist

Business Development Specialist – part time - Home or Office Based (Taunton)

Our client is the world’s Number One business coaching firm with over 2,000 offices in 70+ countries.

Every week they support owners of c.

20,000 businesses to grow their companies and they currently have an exciting opportunity to join a rapid growth business in a home or office based (Taunton) role.

Salary & Commission 


  • FT equivalent: £25,000+ OTE

Are you:


  • People Focused: have an outgoing personality and enjoy engaging with other people
  • Energetic: have high energy levels and enjoy working in a fast-moving environment
  • Great Communicator: have an excellent telephone manner and are mature, charming, courteous and enthusiastic
  • Practical and Innovative: have a can-do attitude and are happy to embrace new concepts and naturally show initiative
  • Efficient, Analytical and Organised: can be focused, manage your time effectively and have attention to detail when required
  • Target and Goal Oriented: naturally ambitious and like to achieve/ exceed your goals
  • Team Focused: enjoy working as part of a close-knit and supportive team
  • Willing to Learn: excited about personal development
  • Fun: bubbly, outgoing, like to love what you do and enjoy working in an inspiring environment

Do you have:


  • A ‘can do, winning’ attitude,
  • An appetite to learn new skills and develop
  • An ability to naturally show initiative & resourcefulness
  • Excellent phone manner and an ability to build rapport quickly
  • High level interpersonal, verbal communication and listening skills
  • Recent experience in a customer facing/ business development/ tele-marketing role
  • Good organisational and IT skills, e.g.

    CRM, Excel (databases), Microsoft Word and email
  • Maths and English GCSE/ O Levels Grade C or above
  • A desire to work in a dynamic and fun environment

If so, then this role is for you…

The Role:

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the best business development services in the UK.

We consistently run unique, interesting and fun marketing campaigns to engage with the local business community.

Your role is to follow up with business owners who have been contacted by our campaigns to offer complimentary business health checks and / or places at our Business Growth Workshops.

You will have a lot of training, support and guidance to ensure success.

Whilst all candidates will be considered, we feel that this position would suit someone who is experienced/ confident in engaging with business owners.

About the company:

ActionCOACH make Good Businesses into Great Businesses.

There are two directors, a Business Manager, a Digital Apprentice plus additional outsourced marketing functions.

Further staff will be recruited as the company grows over the next few years.

Ambitions: There are exciting and challenging growth plans in place within an expanding marketplace. 

John McCarthy, Managing Director & ActionCOACH Business Coach: 


  • 18 years as a business owner and as a business development director in the corporate sector
  • 5 years as an award-winning executive coach and business coach. 
  • 15 years’ experience as a sports coach and military physical fitness instructor
  • Creates a highly inspiring, motivating, fast paced, dynamic work environment
  • Looking for someone who shares the passion and energy to develop local businesses and to help people achieve their personal and business goals.

To apply please attach your CV to the link provided.  On receipt of your application we will send an email with further instructions.  If you do not see the email in your inbox, please check your junk/spam.

We look forward to speaking with you and good luck!



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £25k per year + OTE
  • Location: Taunton
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Sales
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: ACJM08
  • Posted: 2019-06-24 09:29:41 -

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