Executive - Presales and Business Development

Date of Posting:21-Apr-2014
Company Profile:

Axience is a specialist business and financial research firm providing strategic and tactical business, market, industry and competitive research support to global consulting firms, corporates, private equity firms and the financial services industry. We also help large and medium size consulting and advisory firms in industry research and rapid research. We position ourselves as a research led consulting firm and capable of working with consultants, senior management of corporate strategy, M&A, sales and marketing, operations and other relevant business functions. Axience has extensive experience in supporting consulting and advisory firms in producing periodic industry reports and rapid research.


The firm is managed by experienced professionals with global professional expertise and world-class education including, Founder and CEO, Hemant Jain who worked at Morgan Stanley in London and Schlumberger in Paris and has read at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay and the HEC School of Management in Paris. Axience's board includes Tarek Tawfik, an experienced private banker in Saudi Arabia and Ajay Pahwa, Partner of Samara Capital in India. In addition, Axience has an experienced advisory team including Ryan McGovern, an experienced Corporate Finance Professional based in New York, USA and Dagmar Schemann-Teuber, an experienced finance professional based in Munich.

Recruitment open at :Axience Consulting Pvt Ltd
Industry: Marketing
Job Description:

Support business development professionals in client mapping and research, updating client information and databases, research for Axience expansion plans, lead generations on emails and phone calls. Detailed responsibilities will include (but not limited to):
• Responsible for maintenance and quality of Axience client database
• Generation of fresh leads in target organizations / geographies / industries through in-depth secondary research and understanding of organization structures based on pre-decided targets and initiative discussions
• Suggest and take actions on existing client base based on previous communication history, for decisions by managers / associates
• Ensure timely execution of business development campaign related activities to maximize client meetings and revenue generation opportunities for senior teams through emails, calls and follow ups
• Execute follow ups with clients based on discussion and instructions
• Support CEO and other senior team members during business development trips and conferences in developing complete client preparation decks
• Support in marketing collateral development

Candidate Profile:

• Fresh graduates or graduates from top tier institutes with less than 2 years’ of experience.
• Strong academic background with consistent performance at all levels / record of extra-curricular achievements
• Preference may be given to candidates with international background / exposure
• Proficiency in Power Point, Excel, MS Word is preferable
• Please also share scores in examinations such as GMAT / GRE / CAT at time of application
• Experience is not a prerequisite for candidates with exceptional academic background and excellent communication (oral and written) and structured analytical thinking skills
Required skills
• Exceptional oral and written communication skills (English)
• Superior analytical, interpersonal and presentation skills
• Ability to interact freely with top management to understand their business requirements
• Ability to work autonomously with minimal instructions and produce error free results
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills, with attention to detail and focus on quality
• Should have strong knowledge of E-mail, Internet Use, MS Office, MS Outlook, MS Word
Desired skills
• Significant international exposure for prolonged periods through assignments / education / travel
• Fluency in a foreign language
• Knowledge of CRM / database management software applications
Joining Date
Candidates are expected to join immediately if they are selected in the process and made an offer.

Work Experience:0-2 Years
Function:Marketing and Sales
Location: Mumbai,
Level:Entry Level
Reference:CoolAvenues/140421-Ex. BDM
Company Name / Recruiter Name:Axience Consulting Pvt Ltd
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