The District

Business Development & Comms Manager

Job Added: 30 May 2019
Applications Close: 13 June 2019
Level: Mid-Weight
Contract: Full Time
Based: Cambridge & London
Salary: Undisclosed
Twitter: @_thedistrict

The District are a design practice. We work in all aspects of brand strategy and visualisation. We work with interesting people who have an ambition to do interesting things. Our work is thoughtful, beautiful, and has guts; it changes minds.

Historically we have developed business successfully through word of mouth and recommendation, but are now looking to grow our networks and ultimately client base utilising a thoughtful, creative and energetic communications and business development strategy.

We are looking for an experienced candidate, who, working alongside the management team, will drive this.

The Role:

Reporting to the management team you will input into and implement the communications and business development strategy across multiple channels. Your day-to-day tasks will include the following:

• Continue to build and maintain client / prospect database and manage Pipedrive
• Day-to-day client management
• Explore and identify target individual prospects for The District from self initiated research
• Creatively reach out to and manage these prospects
• Explore and identify target sectors for The District from self initiated research
• Use social media to harness potential of prospects
• Collaborate on the creation, planning and delivery of multi-channel marketing campaigns to drive growth in these sectors

The Candidate:

• Great interpersonal and communication skills
• Creative understanding and empathy
• Strong and relevant network to draw on
• Highly motivated and independent
• Digitally competent
• Highly organised and articulate

The Offer:

• Market competitive salary
• Flexible working between London and Cambridge
• Pension and competitive holidays
• Informal and creative studio environment
• Autonomy with support
• Significant opportunity for growth

How to apply

Please send expression of interest and C.V. to [email protected] by Thursday June 13th, 2019.