Business Development Executive Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Sales

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Business Development Executive Skills List in Sales

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Business Development Executive role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Business Development Executive job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 82% of Business Development Executive job descriptions contained business development as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

business development
82%
sales
75%
sales executive
26%
b2b
23%
cold calling
19%
relationship management
15%
new business opportunities
15%
new business development
15%
building relationships
15%
business development executive
12%
new business generation
12%
events
12%
law firm
8%
appointments
8%
selling
8%
lead generation
8%
membership growth
8%
legal
8%
communication skills
8%
bids
8%
b2b sales
8%
marketing
8%
telesales executive
8%
account management
8%
field sales
8%
business sales
8%
telesales
8%
professional services
8%
strategies
8%
sales support
4%
account executive
4%
resilience
4%
quotations
4%
professional conduct
4%
price quotes
4%
organisational skills
4%
motivation
4%
health safety
4%
account manager
4%
facilities management
4%
laser cutting
4%
presentations
4%
press brake
4%
crm
4%
compliance
4%
active team player
4%
administration duties
4%
software
4%
saas
4%
calls
4%
experienced sales professional
4%
bury
4%
client facing
4%
company car
4%
electrical
4%
electrical background
4%
fuel card
4%
pensions
4%
sale
4%
sales account manager
4%
york
4%
friendly personality
4%
marketing strategies
4%
data
4%
demos
4%
estate agency
4%
sales representative
4%
objection handling
4%
onboarding
4%
expansion
4%
microsoft office
4%
prospecting
4%
admin
4%
administrator
4%
data entry
4%
internal sales
4%
office admin
4%
office clerk
4%
office job
4%
recruitment
4%
bonus
4%
chemicals
4%

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