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Business Development Associate, Finance and Risk

Thomson Reuters - New York City, NY


Job Description

Role overview:

Provides deep industry, solution or product expertise to sales process- Support gross sales efforts for Middle Market. These roles are responsible for delivering the value of the whole firm to our customers by providing specialized consulting activities for pre-sales of replicable and scalable packaged solutions to customer business workflow challenges in order to gain new business, win market share and increase customer satisfaction. This position is responsible for engaging/assisting customers in the sales process. They help identify the right offerings that drive sales and increase customer retention. Sometimes provides post-sales support.


Coordinate and assist qualifying prospect names for the Middle Market sales team

Assist with sales campaigns / trials

Data mining / prospect list acquisition

Power point presentations assistance

Assist with RFIs & RFPs

Compile sales reports to be used in sales meetings

Monitor on an ongoing basis and implement solutions for recurring issues that arise

Gather account history and market data as requested

Serve as an escalation point with order processing / customer admin

Develop customers’ relationships to address minor issues quickly, to develop greater familiarity with accounts

Support selling administrative activities such as marketing materials distribution and arranging client meetings

Support obtaining signed contracts, order forms from customers and trials management

Scope and Impact:

• May lead and be accountable for straight-forward projects and associated teams.

• Provides input to the objectives and goals of the department.

• Responsible for managing own time and responsibilities.

• Participates in complex projects that affect a Business Unit or regional area.

• May train or mentor colleagues.

Knowledge & Skill:

Mid-level professional with knowledge in the Financial Industry and or Risk space

1-3 years client facing experience retaining and or growing revenue within an existing client base or territory

Good understanding of roles of relevant functional groups such as sales and account management

Suggests process improvement following investigative, analytic or diagnostic services

Independent Worker: Ability to deliver results while working in a highly independent and fast-paced environment

Communication: Advanced verbal and written communication skills

Advanced knowledge of CRM systems- specifically

Advanced knowledge of pipeline management and sales dashboards

Advanced knowledge of Genesis Eikon License management

Bachelors Degree required.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment


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9 days 2 hours ago

Thomson Reuters


Business Development Associate, Finance and Risk Thomson Reuters - New York City, NY, United States


Location: New York City, NY

Company Profile:
Thomson Reuters provides professionals with the intelligence, technology and human expertise they need to find trusted answers. We enable professionals in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets to make the decisions that matter most, all powered by the world's most trusted news organization.