French speaking Senior Business Development Manager - SaaS

Job Description

French speaking Senior Business Development Manager, London. Superb opportunity to join a global consultancy, working with excellent clients across France, developing new business sales and accounts.


French and English

Basic salary of £40,000 - £80,000 + commission (OTE c£150,000 -£200,000 + uncapped)

Our client is an international financial services SaaS and compliance company. They work in good partnership with many of the world's leading companies from all industry sectors.

To join their London based international sales office, they wish to recruit a French speaking Business Development Manager. Your role as French speaking Business Development Manager will be to target new clients from France from all business sectors. The job will include the following responsibilities:

  • Identify, win and close new business contracts with large multinational companies 
  • Negotiate Fees and Close Contracts with clients
  • Conduct research and analysis into prospective new clients
  • Set up sales meetings with decision makers
  • Attend Meetings and Sell the services to prospective new clients 
  • Understand developments within the customers business and the strategic interests of the customer
  • Build up extensive Product knowledge and knowledge of Competitors
  • Meet quarterly and annual personal financial (revenue) targets
  • Deal with cross- territory sales projects (European & Global agreements)



  • Fluency in French and English is essential
  • Ideally educated to university level 
  • Proven, successful C-level / Director level sales experience selling into large multinational companies or equivalent
  • A new business, hunter sales mentality is essential
  • Proven record of winning and closing new business sales deals with new/non-existing clients and meeting yearly targets
  • Excellent ability to initiate relationships with new clients, with the ability to influence and persuade
  • Significant commercial negotiation experience
  • Exceptional business and analytical skills
  • Tenacious, deep knowledge and understating of the consultative sales process
  • Consulting personality with understanding of sales cycle development
  • Very Driven & Highly Motivated

Basic salary of £40,000 - £80,000 + commission. OTE of c£150,000 - £200,000 + uncapped).

To be considered for this excellent opportunity as French speaking Senior Business Development Manager, please email your CV to us immediately.