Business Development Executive - Construction

£50000-55000 per annum + competive package

CarmichaelUK is working in partnership with Murphy Geospatial to recruit for Business Development Executives London and South East.
If this sounds like you, use the link below to apply.


  • Assist sales and growth efforts through new customer acquisition. Focus will be specifically for the gain of the Digital Construction and monitoring departments

  • Promote the company when in attendance at meetings, corporate events, conferences, and trade shows.

  • Be proactive in approach to winning new business and to achieve monthly and annual sales/BD targets and KPI’s set.

  • Support in writing new business proposals and provide accurate estimates for enquiries which are generated by yourself and through the company.

  • Report weekly on all sales activities and identify business growth opportunities and innovation that can be used to provide the company with a competitive edge.

  • Provide budget estimates that allow for sufficient detail, timings and costings. Effectively identify or inherent risks within the proposed surveys. Record sales opportunities, feedback, and sales and Business development related activities within our CRM software to facilitate accurate reporting and forecasts to be completed.  This includes recording of all meetings calls and emails related to opportunities. Provide content to support marketing activities through digital marketing and corporate literature.

  • Provide presentations through various mediums to promote the business to clients when required.

  • Provide detailed handovers for projects won and provide suggestions for improvement for any lost bids or proposals

  • Regularly review estimating procedures and proactively develop strategies to deliver increased sales

  • Maintain and record all details of continuous professional development activities

  • Ensure integrity and honesty at all times and report any occurrence which may cause the company to incur increased risk, come into disrepute or result in a loss of reputation for the business.

  • Support the Murphy Geospatial Key Account Strategy and work towards all targets and KPI’s set for accounts which you are responsible

  • Support management team define target markets, key targets and commercial product strategy

  • Learn and continuously develop knowledge of existing and new services



  • Business Development experience within the construction and infrastructure (rail and structures) sector

  • Good Knowledge of surveying equipment, Digital construction techniques and monitoring solutions

  • Ability to travel nationwide

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Highly energized and self-motivated

  • Excellent ability to establish rapport and win new business


  • Competitive salary packages

  • Medical and dental cover

  • Pension scheme

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Access to a company vehicle (role dependent)

  • Allowance payments when working away

  • Monthly social events including special events on Christmas, Summer party, St Patrick’s day and Oktoberfest

  • Periodical departmental meetings for discussing with employees the strategies and targets of departments

  • Covering the cost of professional membership fees

  • Microsoft Office free license for personal use (role dependent)

  • Fruit delivery each week, coffee and tea for all office-based employees.

  • Continuous on the job training and development, while working at one of the most experienced, professional, innovative, technically proficient geospatial companies

  • Equality & Opportunity: We are fully committed to a policy of equality of opportunity in our employment practices

  • Breadth of Experience: We branch across all sectors of industry giving our staff opportunities to gain a broad base of knowledge and experience

About Our Partner

Murphy Geospatial is the largest land and engineering surveying company in the British Isles. From their humble beginnings in Ireland and with a history spanning 4 decades, they are now an international multidisciplinary survey consultancy employing over 240 people. Their services cover all aspects of surveying, including Topographic Survey and Engineering, Building Information Modelling (BIM), 3D HD Laser Scanning, Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), Specialist Engineering Services, Utility Mapping, Property Services, Monitoring Solutions, Measured Building Surveys, and many more.

Their staff are at the heart of their success and they are committed to recruiting the best people, and investing in their continuous development and ongoing training. Murphy Geospacial are growing strongly in the UK and are always looking for experienced and skilled staff to join them on this journey and help share in their success story.