21 days old

Business Development Associate

Warren, Michigan 48092
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Are you tired of the politics in your current position? And looking for a place where the work is not only mission driven and credible BUT....the culture is healthy, the management leads with a positive theme of putting it's people first and always thinking the best of them? The CEO is open and available....seriously. Unique and healthy....people love working there, this is a genuine community of being valued and appreciated overtly.  

Company Background

Manufactures life safety systems for the commercial construction industry. Customers include project owners, architects, mechanical engineers, and general and mechanical contractors. The company owns the rights to a proprietary technology that offers exclusive access to a large and growing national market. The product is a proven game changer, and our client has ambitious growth plans. The company operates out of its Michigan headquarters..


General Description of the Job

The role of the Business Development Associate is to support the sales process in various capacities by prospecting new project opportunities, assisting in the development of sales close plans and working closely with the sales and engineering teams to advance relationships with Owners, Engineers, Architects and Contractors. The Business Development Associate will research new project information, maintain the accuracy of the customer database, and work independently with contractors to secure important project information, including scope, drawings and project timeline in order to assure quote processing is on schedule. Must be able to communicate effectively among sales, engineering and operations to assure timely processing and to facilitate process improvements.



  • 3- 5 years inside sales experience, strong preference for commercial construction industry
  • Organized, systematic, and disciplined
  • Experience with Customer Relationship Management (CRM ) systems a plus
  • Associates or bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience


Specific Job Responsibilities

  • Research active projects in the pipeline
  • Develop project and customer information in the enterprise software system
  • Facilitate and guide sales close plan process with team
  • Prepare training certificates for lunch and learns supporting continuing education credits
  • Contribute to process management and improvement within department
  • Assist Project Managers during project turnover process
  • Track progress of code compliance training within regions
  • Complete product and process training programs within the organization



  • Problem solving
  • Oral and Written Communication
  • Effective Interacting Across the Organization
  • Planning/Organizing
  • Skilled in the use of word and excel
  • Familiar with the use of an enterprise software


Personal Qualities

  • Integrity, humility
  • High energy - strong work ethic
  • Enthusiastic shows initiative,
  • Passion for excellence
  • Self aware
  • Refined interpersonal skills
  • Resilient, flexible, adaptable, open minded
  • Sense of humor


Posted: 2022-06-13 Expires: 2022-07-28

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