Are You Our New Business Development Manager?

Novicell is looking for a Business Development Manager

We have an excellent opportunity for a budding salesperson at the start of their career. As Business Development Manager, you will help build on the success of our continued growth within the software development and digital marketing sectors. Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial but is not a necessity.

A part of the team

Novicell is a full-service Digital Agency. We are about 25 good people in our London office, and you will also have over 300 great colleagues across 8 offices in 5 countries. Our offices are in London, Barcelona, Madrid, Amsterdam, Aarhus (Denmark), Copenhagen and Oslo. 

We have more than 20 years' experience helping people do business online. From digital strategy, website design and user experience, to web development, digital marketing and business intelligence, our services cover the full online commercial lifecycle.

The role 

This is a permanent role from the offset. A competitive salary will be offered dependant on qualifications, experience and the ideas and drive you bring to the role. 

The successful candidate will receive good, hands-on training in sales techniques, and mentorship from our experienced sales team.  

Your day-to-day tasks

  • Proactively generate new business opportunities (outbound leads) 
  • Nurture inbound leads 
  • Own the full customer sales cycle from lead generation and product demos to pricing, negotiation and closing 
  • Build a strong pipeline of relevant opportunities to deliver against sales targets and ensure you meet your and your team’s KPI’s 
  • Develop and sustain in-depth knowledge of our software development and digital marketing services by working closely with our in-house teams 
  • Work with our internal marketing team to improve lead generation 
  • Attend events, and trade shows to network and create leads 
  • Identify future business and partnership opportunities 
  • Manage client accounts 
  • Deliver excellent customer service and proactively look for fresh ways to improve the customer relationship 

About you


  • You know what we do 
  • You want to understand more about it 
  • You can effectively prioritise & manage your own time 
  • You can meet deadlines 
  • You have good IT skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.) 
  • You can summarise technical and commercial information for non-technical/commercial people 


  • You have already worked in a sales role 
  • You have negotiation experience 
  • You have a good eye for identifying and nurturing new business 

Your profile

  • You are self-motivated and energetic  
  • You are a good communicator 
  • You are persistent and have a can-do attitude 
  • You are trustworthy, and can easily build trust relationships with others 
  • You are a good listener, and able to talk to people at different levels of seniority 

Most importantly, you are diligent, but not to the extent that you are a workaholic; nice, but not so nice that you let things slip. At Novicell we are both; internally and externally. This means we treat each other properly and provide a high level of service to our customers. 

It must be fun to go to work. Not just for you, but for everyone. 

Salary & benefits

  • Basic salary: £25,000 - £28,000 
  • Uncapped individual commission 
  • Team-based commission 
  • Excellent training from senior sales team 
  • Buddy scheme 
  • Private Healthcare 
  • Pension plan 
  • Our office is in a WeWork office, which comes with several free benefits including breakfast every Monday, barista coffee, fruit, beverages on tap, activities (yoga, meditation etc.) and more 
  • We regularly conduct a variety of professional and social activities 

Practical information

Once COVID-19 restrictions are loosened in England, we would expect the successful candidate to work from our offices in Liverpool Street, London, EC2M. 

Application process 

We will conduct the application process remotely. After your initial submission, we’ll have an initial call with the candidates we are interested in taking to the next stage. 

From there, the next step will take the format of a short presentation. We will brief you beforehand on what we would like you to present and how (relevant to the job, of course). 

The final stage will be a de-brief (all applicants) and a final Q&A session for those who are through to the final round. 

Other things:

  • We are located at 10 Devonshire Square, EC2M 4YP
  • Ideally, you can start as soon as possible
  • We will hold interviews continuously until we find the right candidate
  • If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact CCO, Anders Holt

Apply here

Novicell - Flink & Flittig

Novicell started in Denmark, and we have kept some of the best ideals from the Danish culture. In Denmark, "Flink & Flittig" means to be kind and diligent. We are kind and considerate. We treat each other properly and provide a high level of service to our customers. It should always be fun to go to work, and we regularly conduct a variety of professional and social activities. 

You will experience: 

  • An unpretentious organisation with significant personal degrees of freedom
  • A creative and inspiring environment with the ability to influence the company's development
  • The possibility to work away at our offices in Spain and Denmark
  • The opportunity to participate in fun recreational activities
  • An active social community

Social activities 

Every year, we gather for a summer BBQ in one of London's many parks, and during the winter we celebrate the good year with a big winter party!

You are never bored

There are always colleagues up for after-hours activities such as sports activities, FIFA, or board games

Work away

You have the opportunity to work away in one of our seven offices in Spain, Norway and Denmark


Every week, we catch up on the weekend over some free breakfast, and we enjoy lunch together every other week. The rest of the time, we enjoy fresh barista-coffee and tea

To work for Novicell

As a company, Novicell likes to ensure that their employees have a fun time. Employees are encouraged to engage in social activities together, both during and after working hours or travel to the other offices. Having a pleasant experience at work is paramount. People are driven to be creative and try new things. Novicell believes it is better to try something and fail than to not try at all.

Novicell as a workplace


Novicell kick-off

Every year, all employees from Denmark, Spain, UK and Norway unite at our annual kick-off event. Here's a video from our Kick-off 2018:

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