Advancing People are working closely with an International company based in Bedford who is looking for a Graduate Business Development Associate due to expansion. My client is looking for a graduate who is keen to progress their career within professional business development with full training, support and genuine potential to progress. This role will involve full training on all of my client's technical products in order for you to provide commercial support to clients whilst maximising sales and budgeting objectives throughout the UK. This role will have a great mix of sales, marketing, costings, new product launches and presentations to key stakeholders. Being based initially in their Bedford office you will progress to a field base role, front facing with clients - managing and delivering projects within a specified sector. We are looking for a graduate who wants a long term opportunity; you will have excellent communication skills, being highly motivated and passionate about developing your career with a company dedicated to succession planning. You may have some relevant experience or could be a fresh graduate looking for your first role with some work experience as part of your degree - personality and drive is key to be considered for this rarely available opportunity. Salary up to £25,000 basic plus 10% bonus, car alowance, private healthcare, life assurance, pension scheme and 25 days holiday plus bank holidays. Apply now for immediate consideration and to accelerate your career and development. Advancing People Recruitment Specialists Advancing People Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency.