Business Development Associate





About us:

Do you want to work for a business that’s doubling its revenue year on year? Do you want to deliver meaningful work that’s helping charities raise more for their causes? Do you enjoy working at the speed of a startup with the stability of a scale up? Do you want to work with a bunch of Enthusiasts? Then this could be the place for you! 

Enthuse is a donations, event registration and fundraising platform that has helped more than 4,000 charities raise over £75 million. We work with 20 of the top 100 charities. Our solutions are customised under a cause’s own brand and we put charities in control of their data. This allows charities to build and nurture a loyal supporter base, raise more and ultimately have more impact.

Founded in 2012 and headquartered in London, Enthuse is backed by socially responsible investors and was named “Most Committed Company to the Sector” at the National Fundraising Awards.

Join us on our mission to transform digital fundraising for the better by putting charities first. Our core values are: Be enthusiastic. Be curious. Be reliable.

Due to our continued rapid growth, we are expanding and are looking for more Enthusiasts to join the team.

The focus of the role is:

We are looking for a Business Development Associate to join our growing sales team. You will be responsible for selling our innovative fundraising software to a variety of charities across the UK. The sales process will involve strategically prospecting and sourcing leads, conducting online demonstrations and closing new business.

This role will give you the opportunity to gain a clear understanding of the charity sector, develop and manage executive level relationships with charities across the UK, and work directly with our Head of Sales and Senior Partnerships Managers in order to create the best customer propositions.

You will be given full market, product and sales training in order to start building your sales career and you will have the full support of a highly experienced sales team. This is an excellent opportunity for a sales driven and money motivated individual looking for a career in sales!

We are looking for the following:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or experience in a sales environment
  • Self-motivation
  • Ambition
  • Resilience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to demonstrate your potential for a career in sales
  • To be a self-starter. Your success will be in your hands.

We’d love it if:

We are a small team, making a large impact. We know we don’t have all the answers yet, so we’re always looking for new ideas and every individual is encouraged to share their perspectives. If you are bright, ambitious and fresh-thinking we would love to hear from you!

You’re enthused by:

Helping good causes thrive 🙂

Benefits of the role include:

We believe work-life balance matters
Flexible start and finish times, working from home welcomed, part time roles available, wellness hours (yoga, facials and group exercise), birthday breaks (two hours back – to have a lie in, long lunch or leave early).  Quarterly well being survey to check the pulse of motivation levels – we take action on these insights.  

We celebrate together
Early Friday finish for team drinks, monthly team lunch, team activity days, virtual wine evenings, daily end of day company updates, we love our #praise slack channel. 

Giving back
One paid day to fundraise for a charity of your choice, many of our team members also volunteer or are trustees.

Support with commuting
Cycle to work scheme, season ticket loan, we currently have team members working from home with the option to work in an office in London (Runway East, Moorgate).

Mentor programme
We offer structured support from senior team members within the business and a strong network of investors and customers.

Come as you are. Love what you do.

Our view on diversity is simple. To be enthused you need to feel valued and included. We’ll do everything in our power to make that happen.

The charities we partner with help those in need across the entire breadth and rich fabric of society. It’s important that we’re in the best place to super serve them. It’s also important that we’re a workplace people feel proud to come to every day.

We welcome applications from all identities and walks of life. We can’t wait to hear from you!

Apply now