Business Consultant

Industry / Sector: Financial Services
Employment Type: Permanent
Region: Free State Gauteng Northern Cape Western Cape

SUB TITLE: Business Development Executive

SALARY AND BENEFITS: R300 000 – R600 000 pa Plus lucrative quarterly commission structure

LOCATION:   Johannesburg, Pretoria, Kimberley, Cape Town, Bloemfontein


This rapidly expanding Forex Firm is looking for Top achieving “hunters” to join their successful team. The awesome culture, excellent earning potential and long-term growth opportunity is what makes this opportunity stand out from the rest.


  • Qualifications – Matric + regulatory exams (RE) + FAIS compliancy.
  • A relevant financial / business /qualification
  • Sales experience preferably within in the Foreign Exchange Sector or Financial Sector
  • Entrepreneurial experience would be advantageous
  • Previous track record with new business development experience


  • Delivery of both annual and monthly sales targets in coordination with the company´s sales strategy to ensure sustainable growth and business development.
  • Lead and develop relationships with key clients to build long term sales opportunities and an effective distribution network of regional contacts and influencers in the foreign exchange market.
  • Maintains, influences, and develops senior level relationships with all key FX Partners and introducing Estate agents for business development opportunities.
  • Develops and maintains a strong business pipeline for Regional Accounts and expands on activities.
  • Responsible for generating and closing a consistently high level of sales opportunities with clients by identifying needs, developing FX relationships, and providing appropriate FX solutions and services.
  • Assisting Introducing Partners and Corporate Clients from the point of enquiry to trade completion by facilitating registration, gathering KYC documentation and managing the client to the point of “trade readiness”
  • Adhering to good practice and ethical Principles and Values.
  • Demonstrates consistent usage of ethics and values; raises potential violations in others.
  • Delivering results and Meeting Customer Expectations.
  • Modifies approach in the face of new demands: helps others (both internally and externally).
  • Supports change initiatives, adjusting their actions appropriately when presented with additional information.
  • Demonstrates ability to relate well to people at all levels.
  • Makes timely decisions and accepts accountability for own actions.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of FX sales, systems and processes
  • Provides an annual sales plan and providing monthly and quarterly updates, revisions and modifications to the plan.


  • Must be target driven and be able to work under pressure
  • Fast Learner
  • Good communication skills (verbal & written) as well as excellent phone manner with an effective ability to cold call
  • Bilingual English and Afrikaans would be advantageous
  • Committed to targets and deadlines
  • Willing to go extra mile
  • Must have a very high level of motivation and commitment
  • Team player willing to work within a small team
  • Open, friendly and approachable with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter with initiative
  • Organized with excellent diary and time management skills
  • Neat, tidy, presentable and professional in appearance and manner
  • Display gravitas & emotional maturity & confidence to influence and persuade and lead and guide at all levels

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Should you meet the above minimum requirements, please submit your CV and a copy of your ID and Qualifications to tarryn[at] Please quote the TITLE of this vacancy in the subject line of your email as reference. Should you not receive a response within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful. However, we will keep your details on record for suitable future roles. Thank you.

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