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Business Development Manager

San Francisco, CA Full Time




As a Team Member, You Will:

  • Collaborate with the New Markets Team, National Sales Leader, National BD team, Client Service Managing Directors and the San Francisco Market Leader (or EMD) to fulfill the following responsibilities:
  • Build and deliver go-to-market plan (“GTM”) for the expansion effort in tandem with stakeholders
  • Create, enact and manage a territory plan inclusive of defined strategic targets
  • Procure and build relationships with contacts in-market to source new accounts and related opportunities based on GTM and territory plans. This includes core buyers, centers of influence and other intermediaries
  • Build and manage local relationships with Riveron channel partners, including technology providers, audit firms and investment banks
  • Support senior team members (e.g. client service Managing Directors) that are also driving pursuits
  • Draft tailored collateral, proposals, and legal documents, inclusive of fee determinations / structures (e.g. Engagement Letters, Professional Services Agreements, NDA’s, etc.)
  • Monitor won engagements and collaborate with CSMD’s to identify expansion and cross-selling opportunities
  • Maintain and elevate in-depth knowledge of market dynamics, such as competitor intel, market share, demographic trends and growth projections
  • Collaborate with Marketing to provide input on the marketing plan/calendar for Year 1 and assist in successfully executing marketing events / campaigns
  • Support the expansion effort from a business development perspective
  • Your Experience Includes:

  • A minimum of 8 years of professional experience in a client serving capacity from any of the following: Accounting/CPA firms OR Advisory/management consulting firms
  • Detailed knowledge of at least 1 core area of Riveron’s service offerings
  • Demonstrated selling aptitude, whether in sourcing opportunities, expanding engagements, etc.
  • Established network in market, whether private equity, corporate, lenders or other relevant contacts
  • Demonstrated listening and critical thinking skills in client facing situations
  • Efficiency in PowerPoint
  • Professional experience in / exposure to any of the following industries: Technology, Financial services, Consumer, Retail, Healthcare, Manufacturing
  • Not required, but advantageous attributes include: Prior selling experience (i.e. sourcing of opportunities that led to generated revenues, running a pursuit from start to completion, etc.) and/or knowledge of Salesforce
  • Characteristics for Success in This Role:

  • Extremely high level of communication and collaboration, with the ability to present in front of Executives
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and ambiguous environment, while maintaining an entrepreneurial spirit and solution-oriented mindset
  • Proactive self-starter who is ready to perform on day one
  • Strong listening skills and excellent follow through
  • Strong relationship building skills. Will go the extra mile to ensure client’s needs are met and taken care of
  • Thoroughly understand all Riveron offerings and key subject matter experts for each to effectively determine the appropriate solution to pitch and assemble a pursuit team
  • Desire to get involved in the Riveron culture and internal initiatives, including community service, training, interviewing, intramurals and other social/networking activities
  • Being an Ambassador of Riveron both internally and externally. As a founding member of a new market you will need to be a leader that works to stay involved in Riveron initiatives and building them in San Francisco.  
  • Travel Requirements:

  • Less than 25%
  • Riveron Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

    About Riveron

    Riveron is a business advisory firm specializing in accounting, finance, and operations.  We partner with our clients to successfully prepare for and execute change across the entire transaction and business lifecycle.  Our unique combination of consulting, public accounting and corporate experience allows us to offer an unprecedented level of understanding and results.

    A vital element of life at Riveron are the experiences that make every day rewarding, including creative culture-building that you may not expect to find at an advisory firm. The Riveron team is made up of enthusiastic, energetic, intelligent people who support one another and appreciate clients and co-workers. Even in the face of challenges and difficult deadlines, we thrive and enjoy our work. The Riveron team members also enjoy competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package.