Business Development Officer

Confidential

Apply for this job   

Share this job:


This job listing has expired! Click here to view the latest Manufacturing / Production jobs in Nigeria

Based in Victoria Island, our business supplies staff uniforms to some of the hospitality industry’s biggest brands. Over the past 20+ years, we’ve grown mainly through word-of-mouth. We’re looking for someone that can leverage social media, participation in hospitality events, and more word-of-mouth to grow this high-potential brand, while also carrying out basic bookkeeping. 

 

WHY US?

You'll get to join the company with a solid reputation and help take it to the next level in a very visible way. You’ll be part of its growth story. As a senior staff, you’ll report only to the company’s founder. You may start off with an entry-level salary, but we have a commissions-based system, offering plenty of opportunities to earn extra cash.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Researching and targeting new customers
  • Reaching out to potential customers and pitching services 
  • Interfacing with existing clients using strong customer service skills
  • Supporting colleagues towards accomplishing certain tasks and goals as a leader and team player
  • Managing social media accounts: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter 
  • Generating new ideas for the company’s advancement and success
  • Recording day-to-day financial transactions and completing the posting process
  • Overseeing compliance with all government requirements 

 

KEY REQUIREMENTS:

  • HND or BSc. in relevant field
  • At least 3 years work experience
  • Must be good with social media 
  • Must be able to use the computer and similar gadgets (tablet, smartphone) 
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint 
  • Must be able to use or learn to use basic accounting software
  • Must be flexible and able multi-task on the job
  • Must be professional, respectful of deadlines and commitments
  • Must possess good communication skills

 

EXTRA:

Interest in tailoring and ability to measure is a plus

Interest in fabrics and basic knowledge of Lagos’ main fabric markets is also a plus

Summary

Company

Confidential

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Location

Lagos

Specialization

Sales/Business Development

Job Type

Full-Time

Minimum Qualification

HND

Preferred Years of Experience

3 - 5 years