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Business Development Executive

Michael Page

Business Development Executive
Boston, MA
Chicago, IL
Houston, TX
Iselin, NJ
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
Philadelphia, PA
Stamford, CT
Entry-Level Paid


  • Competitive Base Salary

  • Performance Based Bonuses


  • Performance Based Bonuses

  • Medical / dental / vision coverage

  • Discounted Gym Memberships

  • Employee Referral & Sales Incentives

  • 20 Days Annual Vacation

  • 11 Paid Holidays

  • 401K Savings Plan with company match

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Apple Products

  • Robust Training Program going from Associate through Director level

  • Clear Career Development Journey and promotion targets that are set out for you from day one

  • Ongoing professional coaching and development

  • National & International career opportunities

Fun Perks:

  • Quarterly High Flyer Trips for our Top Performers

  • Regular Team Building Outings

  • Happy Hours & Social Events

  • End of Month Champagne Awards

  • Charitable Events & Fundraisers

  • Breakfast provided on Mondays

  • Complimentary Water & Soft Drinks

  • Summer Fridays’ Incentives

*Ranked one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in 2015


As a Business Development Executive, you play a critical role in building out the portfolio of clients in a specific industry that Michael Page partners with and supports. If your version of ABC’s “always be closing” then this is the job for you. We are seeking sales-minded, hard-working professionals to go above and beyond at PageGroup, and make their mark as “best in class” in the recruitment industry.

We will provide robust training for you from day one, so what we are looking for above all is the right mindset.

If you are looking to make a lasting impact with a worldwide leader in specialty recruitment, then PageGroup is for you. Read on to learn more about your role as a Business Development Executive.

As a Business Development Executive you will:

  • Identify and manage your own leads, utilizing online and offline sources to find new clients and candidates

  • Meet and exceed your revenue targets by maintaining a strong pipeline and an accurate forecast

  • Identify and place the most qualified candidates into roles, from interviewing through hiring

  • Demonstrate the EVP of Michael Page’s hiring solutions and consistently gain new business

  • Develop strong rapport with key decision-makers

  • Maintain and increase personal knowledge of priority sectors and market trends

At PageGroup, we have five values that have always contributed to our success; take pride, be passionate, never give up, work as a team and make it fun. Our values are reflected in everything we do, it’s what sets us apart.

Plus, we have some of the best rewards in the industry, including uncapped quarterly bonuses for both individual and team success, and once in a lifetime VIP trips around the world every quarter.

Our emphasis on career growth starts with our world-class training, which spans across your entire career trajectory.

In fact, 48% of our US staff were promoted last year. We are invested in your professional development.

Our growing company has a fulfilling opportunity available for you in our Chicago office!


A successful Business Development Executive will have:

  • Interest or experience in a fast-paced, sales oriented environment

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Highly organized with a strong sense of urgency and can-do attitude

  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college

About Us

PageGroup is one of the world's leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world. At PageGroup, we have five values that have always contributed to our success; take pride, be passionate, never give up, work as a team and make it fun. Join us and you’ll receive the best training, support and development opportunities throughout your PageGroup career and plenty of rewards for your work.

Fun Fact

Ranked one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in 2015

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