Business Development / Telesales Executive


LOCATION: Dublin City Centre

Business Development / Telesales Executive 

Salary: OTE €50-60k

Location: Dublin City Centre

Job Type: Permanent

An excellent opportunity to join a top tier Recruitment / Search Firm in the heart of Dublin city. Firstaff is seeking to hire an experienced Business Development Associate with a background in telesales, account management and networking.

We take a truly global approach to recruitment, working with some the highest performing firms across banking, finance, insurance, aviation and IT sectors. Our unique research methodology, dedication and commitment to excellence ensure that our recruitment business is outstanding in every way. Our internal culture stimulates employees to take pride in developing real expertise in their field.

Each employee is assigned a market vertical with the objective of becoming a true specialist. Upon joining, you would be given extensive training in the recruitment business and the knowledge to effectively research and identify new clients and job openings. The role will progress to involve some client facing, presenting to clients and attending networking events.

Does the above sound like something you would be interested in?


We are looking for a Business Development Associate who:

  • Has a drive to establish themselves in a thriving industry.
  • Has minimum 2 years’ experience working in a telesales or business development role.
  • Strong academics preferred, but not essential, if you are willing to dedicate yourself to learning the industry.
  • A desire to undertake extensive and comprehensive research tasks in order to identify new business opportunities.
  • Self-motivated and driven.
  • Resilience: a sales role means constant rejection. You need to show resilience to succeed.
  • Competitive nature: the recruitment industry is extremely competitive so a competitive attitude is desired.
  • A drive to earn money.

We work with clients in the following areas:

Finance, Marketing, Media, Digital, Professional Services, FMCG, Technology, Big Data, Telecommunications, Project / Change Management, Financial Transformation, Legal, Insurance, CSR & Sustainability, Multi-lingual positions, Investment Banking, Creative, PR, Financial Services, Consultancy, Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical, Medical Sales, Logistics / Supply Chain, Property, Not-for Profit, Oil, Gas & Energy.

What's stopping you? Apply now!

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Paul Dooley,

Managing Director,

Firstaff Personnel Consultants,

85/86 Grafton Street,

Dublin 2, Ireland.

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