Business Development Associate

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Business Development Associate

Who You Are:

  • A motivated and ambitious professional eager to kick-start your career in business development.

  • A dedicated learner, proactively cultivating relationships and connections that contribute to your personal growth.  

  • As a self-starter, you thrive in a supportive role, ready to assist the Managing Partner in driving sales and managing administrative tasks.

  • Collaborate seamlessly with cross-functional team members, excelling in effectively communicating their needs, making you an indispensable asset in achieving collective goals.

  • You possess excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and a keen interest in building expertise within the business development domain.

Who you will Become:

This position offers a unique opportunity for career advancement. With proven success and dedication, this role offers the potential for career growth. While you will start without managing your own clients, as you grow into the role and contribute to the success of the business, there is the potential for advancement to the position of Director of Business Development, with the responsibility of building and managing your own client portfolio.

Job Overview:

Business Development Associate at Protis Global, you will play a crucial role in supporting the Managing Partner in expanding our client base and driving business growth. In this position, you will collaborate closely with the Managing Partner to build relationships, identify potential clients, and contribute to the overall success of our executive retained search services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Market Research: Conduct industry research to identify potential clients and key players in the executive search market.

  • Prospecting and Outreach: Assist in developing and implementing outreach strategies to engage potential clients and generate new business opportunities.

  • Client Engagement: Collaborate with the Managing Partner to understand client needs and effectively communicate Protis Global’s value proposition.

  • Sales Pipeline Management: Assist in maintaining the sales pipeline by ensuring appropriate activity steps are taken, agreements are made, and sales are accurately recorded in CRM.

  • Administrative Support: Provide administrative support to the Managing Partner in managing client relationships, overseeing the sales process, and maintaining precise and up-to-date records.

  • Initiative: Ability to work independently, find solutions to challenges, and make informed decisions. Open to take on new responsibilities as needed.

  • Resourcefulness: Resourceful in finding information, contacts, and solutions. Navigating challenges effectively by leveraging available resources.

  • Project Management: Basic project management skills to coordinate and track projects and initiatives. Ability to break down complex tasks in manageable steps.

  • Learning and Development: Actively participate in ongoing training and development programs to enhance your understanding of executive retained search processes.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, or a related field.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proactive and results-oriented mindset.
  • Eagerness to learn and grow within the business development and executive search industry.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a dynamic team environment.
  • This position must in in-office full time in Delray Beach, FL

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