Posted to MedZilla on 10/13/2018

Syneos Health

US-CA, Business Development Director (Recruiting Services) - West (Work Remote) 2945197-MZ



You're driven, resourceful, and above all else - remarkably smart.

You love a good challenge. You are the first to roll up your sleeves and work with relentless energy until you solve the unsolvable, beat the unbeatable and you always come out on top. Passable doesn't cut it - you've got fire in your belly to learn more, do more and be more. For you, the sweetest success is shared success and you're known for your good nature. You'll fit right in at Syneos Health where we surround ourselves with the most talented and agile professionals in the industry, but we check our egos at the door.

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing global company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Created through the merger of two industry leading companies - INC Research and inVentiv Health - we bring together more than 21,000 clinical and commercial minds to create better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients. Teaming with some of the most talented professionals in the industry, you'll gain exposure and work in a dynamic environment where you'll be supported with comprehensive resources including emerging technologies, data, science and knowledge sharing. Grow your career with a global company committed to shortening the distance from lab to life.


This opportunity is with Taylor Strategy Partners (TSP), a Syneos Health company. TSP has been a leader in the people business since 1969, partnering with our clients to identify, select, develop, and retain talent. Simply said, we consult and deliver on all things PEOPLE. We are seeking passionate people to imagine, create, and implement talent solutions for our clients, and ultimately improve and save patient's lives.

At TSP, we live the #powerofpersonal. We believe in putting the personal element of what we do first, whether we're talking to clients, candidates, or each other. All people have unique backgrounds, personalities, and needs. We aim to respect that individuality in everyone we meet. We're looking for a new teammate who wants to do the same.

We believe in living our core values: be in tune, get it done, be a leader, and love what you do. If this sounds like you, we should talk.

the opportunity:

We are searching for a Business Development Director to drive new sales across TSP's full suite of services (Search, RPO, HR, Consulting & Assessment). The BD Manager / Director will be responsible for researching and generating sales leads, managing external communication with current and potential clients, designing and presenting solutions, negotiating pricing and contracts; ultimately driving new business revenue for TSP. This position will be field based in the western U.S. The ideal candidate would reside in San Diego, San Francisco, Phoenix or Denver.


  • Responsible for driving and delivering gross profit within assigned territory
  • Support and strategize with tsp leadership to determine weekly / monthly sales targets and metrics
  • Research main points-of-contact at target organizations and maintain updated target list
  • Responsible for keeping CRM up-to-date with all relevant sales activities
  • Develop proposals and presentations for potential clients
  • Frequent travel within assigned territory to meet face-to-face with prospects (we expect about 50% travel)
  • Responsible for negotiating pricing and contracts


Ideal professional background:

  • Bachelor's degree required; preferably in Marketing, Business, Human Resources or Life Science related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of sales experience selling directly related services or selling to HR leadership
  • Relationships with key leadership in the life sciences industry preferred
  • Previous experience selling RPO or HR consulting services
  • Must be a hunter with the ability to bring in new contacts
  • Knowledge of healthcare and life science industries

preferred skills:

  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook)
  • E-mail Marketing tools
  • Customer Relationship Management systems
  • Self-starter, think outside of the box attitude
  • Intermediate social media skills: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, etc.
  • Previous experience selling RPO or HR consulting services


Taylor Strategy Partners is prepared to offer a competitive compensation package, as well as career advancement opportunities.

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