Vacancy – Coeval – Technical Business Development Manager

We are looking to recruit a Technical Business Development Manager who has a background in portable traffic signals and/or mobile VMS.

Company Vehicle provided.

Competitive Salary.

Contributory Pension Scheme.


Home based covering England/Wales – Based from Home.

Purpose of the Job

To contribute to the development and sustainable growth of the business in line with the Coeval Business Strategy, by utilising their extensive market knowledge, technical skills and contacts.

Description of the Job Activities

Key Responsibility

  1. Ownership of the designated sales area and all clients within it
  2. Developing of an opportunity pipeline
  3. Meeting the quarterly/annual budgeted Order Intake and Sales targets
  4. Assisting and preparing tender submissions, including quality and financial elements
  5. Market and competitor analysis
  6. Ensure a proper handover file is presented for all won tenders to the service delivery function
  7. Being able to present at a technical level all Coeval products and services
  8. Commercial management of designated contracts
  9. Participate in technical review meetings with suppliers

Person Specification

Essential Desirable
  • Minimum of GCSE in Maths and English.
  • Technical qualification.
  • Degree level in appropriate technical discipline
  • Considerable experience working within a technical business development role.
  • Used to working in a competitive sales environment
  • Use of CRM
  • Working with local authority environment
Skills & Abilities


  • Excellent communicator with high level of verbal and written skills.
  • Strong presentational skills.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.
  • Ability to disseminate complex information in concise briefing reports.
  • A competent user of the Microsoft Office suite
  • Good level of commercial awareness
  • Business Case preparation
  • Strong tender preparation skills
Personal Qualities
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Keen eye for detail.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Proactive.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships.
  • Able to represent the business in a professional manner.
  • Adaptable
  • Assertive
  • Collaborative
  • Flexible approach to working hours.
  • Willingness to travel and stay overnight, dependent upon business needs.
  • Full driving licence
  • Member of a professional institution


Coeval Company Information

Coeval delivers infrastructure technology that advises and informs users to help create a safer environment for us all. We do this through a variety of intelligent Radio Linked LED Road Signs and Systems that not only provide clear, reliable, and flexible messaging but also data and connectivity to feed wider highway information control systems.

Coeval offers a wide range of technical solutions for speed, hazard, safety, parking and over-height issues. These can be supplied as stand-alone new units or adapted to make use of existing street furniture to meet individual customer requirements.

Additionally, Coeval offers a bespoke service for customers with more specific challenges and will work with you and our supply chain partners to develop an integrated solution that resolves your specific problem.

We have over 30 years’ experience in electronics, industrial design and manufacturing and actively share this knowledge with our clients through system training, giving you the ability to manage and maintain your assets in-house with the confidence that we will remain on hand to support.