Our oil and gas software and service company requires a Business Development Representative with strong interpersonal and communication skills, a focus on organization, and enhanced multitasking abilities. B2B sales, marketing and strategic analysis are important aspects of the position, along with exceptional negotiation skills and the ability to close deals. The ideal candidate has experience researching market trends, targeting relationships and using proven methods to develop our business strategy while retaining marketing partners.

  • Research prospective accounts in targeted markets, pursue leads and follow through to a successful agreement
  • Understand the target markets, including industry, company, project, company contacts and which market strategies can be used to attract clients
  • Maintain relationships with current clients and identify new prospects
  • Possess a strong understanding of our products, our competition in the industry and positioning
  • Follow the latest industry developments and stay up-to-date on corporate competitors

BA, BS degree or equivalent experience

At least 1-2 years of proven track record in business sales or related market

Excellent organizational skills, with emphasis on priorities and goal setting

Strong proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint software

Superior presentation and communication skills, both written and verbal

Technical skills required to understand and propose products or solutions by focusing on client requirements

Ability to communicate information, whether technical or non-technical to staff members and customers, in a clear and concise manner

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission

Experience:

  • business development: 1-5 years or equivalent experience

Education:

  • Bachelor’s

Location:

  • Houston, TX

Required work authorization:

  • United States