Business Development Associate


Offre publiée le 2024-06-26

Marcus Evans

marcus evans, founded in 1983, is a global business intelligence and event marketing company, with 49 offices in 20+ countries.

Headquartered in the UK, we are rated in the top 20 UK companies for work / life balance.

Working across all industry sectors our Summits, Conferences and Online Events brands deliver innovative high-level content, networking and one-to-one meeting platforms that bring together key decision-makers on a truly global scale.

Our client base is comprised of c-level executives from 98% of existing fortune 1000 companies, and are world leaders in a variety of industries, such as healthcare, legal, pharmaceutical, investments, energy, packaging etc.

We are looking for driven, enthusiastic and passionate professionals to join our Summits division and Sales team as a Business Development Associate.

In this role you will be working with key industry leaders and innovators. We help companies better their business through corporate meetings with targeted customers at very elite and specialized B2B events.

This role is perfect for those looking to start their career in sales and business development. While sales experience is always great, it’s not necessary

This is an in-person role located in our Montreal office.

Key Responsibilities

  • Generating and prospecting new leads to create book of business.
  • Targeting General Partners and C-suite decision-makers.
  • Contacting, qualifying, and engaging prospects through email, LinkedIn, and cold-calling.
  • Keeping an organized record of sales activity and pipeline.
  • Maintaining the proper KPIs to achieve both short-term goals and long-term career success.
  • Traveling to destination cities nationwide to work with new and existing clients.
  • Acting on behalf of the company and our clients in the delivery of our exceptional products and services.


  • 2-5 years of inside sales experience, preferably in a corporate setting.
  • The confidence to go head-to-head with the best and brightest industry leaders along with the humility to know that there’s always more to learn.
  • Thorough understanding of sales principles.
  • Experience in creating and launching strategic marketing email campaigns is a plus.
  • A proven track record of accomplishing ambitious goals, be it in your professional career or personal life. We want to hear all about your big wins!
  • A positive, can-do attitude.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive annual salary plus OTE based on monthly commission and repeat business.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health and dental coverage.
  • A culture of meaningful recognition : from bell ringing to promotions and bonuses, we celebrate success.
  • We exclusively promote from within based on performance and leadership qualities : if you’ve got what it takes, you will climb the corporate ladder.
  • Ongoing on-the-job coaching : we provide constant feedback and training to help ensure you achieve your goals.
  • Learn from the best : our management team has an average of 7+ years of experience, with some at 20+. You can build a long sales career with us.
  • International travel to tend to clients at 5-star locales.
  • Future professional development may lead to opportunities to transfer temporarily or permanently to other Marcus Evans locations, such as Toronto, New York, Chicago, Miami, Los Angeles, London UK, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Sydney etc.
  • Tailored group and individual training sessions.
  • Incredible office culture : it’s a cliché, but we’re a big family.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.


Job Type : Full-time

Pay : From $50,000.00 per year

Benefits :

  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site gym
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care

Schedule :

Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types :

Commission pay

Ability to commute / relocate :

Montréal, QC H3A 3L4 : reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location : In person


14 days ago