Business Development Executive Job in Kenya

Job Title: Business Development Executive

Industry: IT

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: Competitive

Our client is an established technology company providing digital and enterprise software solution and services in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.

They are looking to hire a highly accomplished and smart software Business Development Executive with a good track record, excellent industry connections and a deep understanding of the sales process for complex software solutions.


  • Build and maintain relationships with potential and existing clients to identify opportunities for new business.
  • Develop and execute strategies to drive sales growth, including lead generation, qualification, and close.
  • Collaborate with both internal and external product development teams to ensure the software solutions meet client needs and expectations.
  • Provide exceptional customer service and support to clients throughout the sales process.
  • Participate in industry events, trade shows, and conferences to build brand awareness and expand the network of contacts.
  • Track and analyze sales data to identify trends, opportunities, and areas for improvement.
  • Create and deliver presentations and proposals to potential clients to showcase the benefits of our software solutions.

Qualifications & Experience

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Marketing, or related field.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ progressive experience in software sales to large enterprise clients such as banks.
  • Proven track record of achieving sales targets and driving revenue growth.
  • Experience in B2B/ corporate sales.
  • Knowledge and experience with BFSI (Insurance, Bank and Finance services).
  • An in-depth understanding of the sales lifecycle.
  • Must be able to work across functions, have the drive and energy to drive excellence and continuous improvement.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Good connections in the industry and the ability to network effectively.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • High level of commitment to duty, and discipline.
  • Unquestionable level of integrity.

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Business Development Executive - IT) to before 16th May 2023.