Business Development Director

$125K - $145K ($100K - $120K base + 25, Extensive Benefits Package)
Posted on 10/20/17 by Naviga Recruiting
Confidential Company
Boston, MA
Financial Services
$125K - $145K
($100K - $120K base + 25, Extensive Benefits Package)
Posted on 10/20/17 Naviga Recruiting

Our client is recognized as one of the largest, and fastest-growing CPA advisory firms in the nation. Their continued success and rapid growth has created a need for a Business Development Director in Boston, MA. Naviga has been retained to assist in this search. 

Title: Director of Business Development

Location: Boston, MA. & Los Angeles, CA

Key Notes/Company Details:

• Over 30 years in business

• Inc. 5000 – Fastest Growing Private Companies

• Inside Public Accounting – Fastest Growing Firms & Top 100 Firms

• High growth mode – expansions in many markets across the United States with 18 current locations strategically placed

• Highly motivated and success driven team environment 

• Reports to Senior Vice President - Regional Market Leader


• Serve as Leadership Advisor to financial executives of large organizations 

• Effectively generate, qualify, and close prospective leads

• Identify target clients, build strong and lasting relationships, schedule and conduct business meetings, identify and explore client needs, present solutions, negotiate terms, and secure profitable business

• Work collaboratively with the Professional Resource Director to mentor and coach Professional Resources when requested

• Ensure the highest level of service is maintained through regular communications and Performance Assurance Reviews with clients

• Participate in the execution of the Firm’s hiring, retention, employee management and profitable growth strategies

• Take responsibility for the Recruiting strategy and goals working collaboratively with other Regional Leadership

• Assist with the company branding and community building in the local market by attending various internal and external networking events


• 5+ years of new account development selling services, software, or complex solutions 

• Vertical expertise: background selling software or services into Financial / Accounting Executives and C-level 

• Consultative selling and ability to cultivate long-term, winning relationships

• Passion and aptitude for developing & maintaining compelling connections

• Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, growth-oriented environment with a high energy level.

• Team player with a strong desire to be an active, long-term participant in the overall growth of the Firm

• Ability to work in a collaborative entrepreneurial environment with demanding and high-quality expectations

• Commitment to continually push yourself outside of your comfort zone

• Excellent interpersonal skills- strong oral and written communication skills


• 4YearDegree from Accredited University required. Advanced degrees and certifications a plus.

Intangible Characteristics:

• Strong work ethic 

• Sound personal character 

• High emotional intelligence 

• Professional maturity

• Entrepreneurial spirit 

• Ambitious 

• Mental Agility

• Authentic Humility

• Exceptional Chemistry and Communication skills

• Strong leadership capabilities


• Travel flexibility 


• Paid Time Off (vacation/sick time)

• Paid holidays

• Health, dental and vision insurance

• Domestic partner benefits

• Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

• Life and Disability

• 401(k) with company match

• Profit sharing

• Personal and professional development offerings and allowances

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