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BD Assistant – Prestigious US Law Firm – Hybrid Working

  • Job Type :

    Permanent

    Full-Time

  • Salary : Up to £32,000 Experience Dependent

A prestigious US law firm based in London is looking to hire a new Business Development Assistant to assist the London and European offices with business development for the Partners, lawyers and the global team to generate increased business for the firm.  This is a great opportunity for someone with 6 months+ BD/Marketing experience within a law firm, looking to move into a more international role.  A salary of up to £32,000 is on offer plus great benefits.

 

Responsibilities will include assisting in preparing targeted presentations such as pitch books, short form brochures and deal sheets, under the direction of the Associate Director, and/or Analyst, the Assistant will assemble simple pitch books and brochures or elements of more complex documents, complete production aspects (editing, fact checking, proofreading), work with the Graphics Specialist on creative elements, assisting in updating lawyer biographies over multiple channels (print, digital), keeping client, target client data and key contact information up-to-date on the Firm’s client relationship management (CRM) system and also maintain a complete record of all pitches, meetings and outreach, supporting on the successful planning and execution of London office client events, including seminars, webinars and receptions, undertaking market research, competitor analysis projects and other ad-hoc research projects.  Other duties will include supporting on European submissions to legal directories, guides, awards and other surveys to ensure the Firm continues its strong standing in core practices areas and gains increased recognition in growth areas, providing general administrative support to the European BD team.

 

Candidates need to have a minimum of 6 months BD experience within a law firm, excellent communication, organisational and writing/editing skills is essential in addition to a high attention to detail and the ability to work in a team.  Candidates need to be educated at degree level with prior knowledge of using a CRM system.  Standard hours are 9.30am – 5.30pm with a salary of £25-32,000 on offer depending on experience.