Business Development Specialist

Vacancy Number: 18189
Location: Accra, Ghana
Date Posted: 7 October, 2022
Job Expires: 4 November, 2022

We are looking for a Business Development Specialist who will be responsible for bringing in, keeping and growing clients

Top Priorities:

  • Market Research and Analysis
  • Sales Promotions and Analysis
  • Client Engagement
  • Procurement Management


We are looking for an energetic experienced person who has great communication and analytical skills to spearhead the growth and sales. You must be highly proactive and able to work independently with little supervision. You must generally be creative and have a strong ability to think on your feet and out of the box. You must be willing to enjoy the unpredictable schedules of the role from meeting clients to attending unplanned conferences/events to delivering client requests per timelines. You must have a deep and good appreciation for technology.

Job Responsibilities


  • Research on potential contracts, proposals, bids to engage in, on behalf of Elidel
  • Provide detailed market analysis on contract awardment by companies in specific industries
  • Undertake procurement projects by providing all the necessary resources demanded by clients to qualify for competitive bids
  • Assist senior management in deal negotiations, contract development, due diligence and other business development projects.


  • Responsible for daily sales pitches, presentations, business plans, reference documents and marketing props
  • Responsible for using innovative marketing tools to design creative products for clients in the quest of sales
  • Responsible for drafting timely reports and analytics on sales activities
  • Responsible for developing tailored marketing strategies to grow client and sales management activities in Elidel
  • Initiate and build relationships with customers through phone, marketing mailer campaigns, in-person contacts, and presentations.
  • Coordinate appointments, meetings and calls between customers and senior management for business expansions and new opportunities.
  • Manage customer meetings with internal teams for project development and delivery activities.
  • Maintain a database of potential customer’s contact numbers and emails.

Client Management

  • Provide accurate information on all sales materials to clients
  • Responsible for frequent telephone and email correspondence with clients
  • Responsible for ensuring all client requests are duly managed and processed accordingly
  • Responsible for ensuring client satisfaction


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • At least two (3) years’ work experience in Sales, Marketing, Project Management or equivalent role
  • Advanced proficiency level in Microsoft office and relevant marketing tools
  • Knowledge in digital marketing will be an added advantage