Dutch speaking Business Development Representative

  • Job Reference: P83221
  • Date Posted: 29 March 2022
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £30,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £30,000 to £40,000 basic + £10k-£15k commission
  • Sector: Sales
  • Language(s): Dutch
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email: jgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 8503 7766

Job Description

We have a new job opportunity for a Dutch speaking Business Development Executive to join world leading languages and translation business (LSP) with a remit to develop their sales into the legal business markets.




Dutch and English

Our client is a world leading organization with regional sales offices in most European countries, providing  a range of languages and translation services mostly to the financial services, legal and FTSE 100 businesses. 

In order to develop sales of their full range of services into the legal sector in the Benelux territory, they wish to recruit a Dutch speaking Business Development Representative. Working from their UK sales office in London, but with travel to the Benelux, your new business role will include the following duties and responsibilities: 

  • Hunting prospects and developing clients across the legal sector in the Benelux via calls, meetings and events
  • Updating and following your leads on SalesForce
  • Filling in your pipeline, follow up on quotes and ensure closing
  • Providing customer support and managing client expectations in liaison with the production team
  • Achieving KPIs, updating Salesforce and reporting your work to your manager
  • Follow up on quotes and ensure sales closure
  • Achieve KPIs, update SalesForce and report your work to your manager



  • Fluency in both Dutch and English is essential
  • Previous new business b2b sales experience
  • A successful sales history of sales targets and new business acquisition
  • Be highly motivated by new business development, lead generation, cold calling and hunting new clients
  • Strong levels of sales motivation and driven by success 
  • Be a true sales hunter! 
  • Have an entrepreneurial business attitude
  • Full valid UK work permit / visa to work in the UK without restriction is essential

£30,000 to £40,000 basic + commission of approx £10,000 year 1, £15,000 year 2 

To be considered for this excellent opportunity please email your CV to us.