Business Development Director

About the Role

  • 16 May 2024
  • Phoenix
  • Craft Laborer
  • Permanent / Full Time
Job Title: Business Development Director
Company: Ground up Careers of Arizona
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Type: Full-Time

Company Overview: 
Ground up Careers of Arizona is a Locally owned construction career advocate that specializes in building construction careers in our local area.  We help people looking for better opportunities find great companies to build a career with. Construction companies rely on their team to have a successful company, and people rely on companies to make a living and build a great career.  Together we can make the construction industry better than ever! 

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and paid time off.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement within the company.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment focused on employee growth and success.

Position Overview:
We are seeking a dynamic and visionary Business Development Director to join our team and spearhead our business growth initiatives. As the Business Development Director, you will play a pivotal role in driving strategic expansion efforts, cultivating key relationships, and maximizing revenue opportunities to propel our company forward. Your leadership, industry expertise, and strategic acumen will be instrumental in shaping our growth trajectory and solidifying our position as a premier construction firm in Arizona.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and implement comprehensive business development strategies to drive revenue growth, market expansion, and client acquisition.
  • Identify and pursue new business opportunities, partnerships, and market segments aligned with our company's mission, values, and growth objectives.
  • Lead the sales team in prospecting, nurturing, and closing deals, leveraging your industry knowledge and network to drive successful outcomes.
  • Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with clients, stakeholders, and industry influencers to foster collaboration and generate repeat business.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, regulatory changes, and market dynamics to capitalize on emerging opportunities and mitigate potential risks.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with internal teams to ensure alignment and successful execution of business development initiatives.
  • Prepare and deliver compelling presentations, proposals, and pitches to prospective clients, showcasing our capabilities and value proposition effectively.
  • Monitor and analyze key performance metrics and market data to track progress, evaluate effectiveness, and identify areas for improvement.
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Marketing, or related field; MBA or equivalent preferred.
  • Proven track record of success in business development, sales, or related roles within the construction or contracting industry, preferably in Arizona.
  • In-depth understanding of construction processes, regulations, and market trends in the Arizona region.
  • Exceptional communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport and influence decision-makers at all levels.
  • Strategic thinker with a proactive and results-driven approach to identifying and capitalizing on growth opportunities.
  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate teams towards achieving common goals.
  • Proficiency in CRM software, Microsoft Office Suite, and other relevant business development tools.
  • Willingness to travel within Arizona and occasionally beyond as needed.
Why Join Us:
Ground up Careers of Arizona offers a dynamic and collaborative work environment where innovation and excellence are celebrated. You'll have the opportunity to work on exciting projects that make a real difference in communities across Arizona, all while being supported by a team of passionate professionals dedicated to driving success. We're committed to investing in your growth and development as part of our team.
If you're a strategic thinker with a passion for driving business growth and making a positive impact, we want to hear from you! Join us in shaping the future of construction and contracting in Arizona and take your career to new heights with Ground up Careers of Arizona.

How to Apply:
To apply for the Business Development Director position, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you're the ideal candidate for this role to We look forward to welcoming you to our team!
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