Business Development Manager - Early Years Education - Bangalore/Hyderabad/Chennai/Mumbai

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    Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai
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  • Closing Date:
    30 June 2021

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Priyank Jha

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Lead the business development activities for the Cambridge Early Years Programme within South India. Ensuring the effective delivery on targets for adoption, resource purchases and revenue target.


Delivering; processing; planning; monitoring; reporting; communicating; managing resources; etc. 

Based on annual timeframe, following details indicate the percentage of time spent on each accountability.  The total time spent is equal to 100%.


  • Regional Targets - 50%

To have responsibility for the achievement of targets for adoption, resource purchases and revenue target.


  • Regional Strategy Development - 10%

Responsible for developing and implementing go to market strategy in the region, in close collaboration with Sales Head ­– Early Years Programme, India


  • Strategy Implementation - 20% 

Leading the implementation of the India side elements of the Go To market strategy for Early Years In India.

Operating within a matrix structure, working closely with colleagues in Cambridge International and Cambridge University Press.  This role is accountable for all sales and marketing activities, customer support and training for Early Years India


  • Customer Relationship Management - 20%

Responsible for developing, nurturing and maintaining excellent relationships with Cambridge Early Years Schools



  • Educated to Graduate Degree Level,
  • Desirable: MBA
  • Excellent communication skills both English and relevant regional language.
  • Excellent negotiations skills
  • Proven sales ability
  • Ability to use and interpret data as a basis for sound decision making


Experience required in:

  • Effective working with Educators
  • Operating in a reporting matrix
  • Contract negotiations
  • Building relationships
  • B2B sales management


Minimum experience:  8-12 years


Why Cambridge University Press?

We have over 2,500 talented employees across 50 international offices uniting all our publishing groups. We're one of the world's most respected publisher, driven by the purpose of unlocking people's potential with the best learning and research solutions. We work in global teams to tackle the big issues, raise education standards, and deliver innovative solutions to learners and researchers

Cambridge University Press is committed to being a diverse and inclusive place to work. We are part of the University of Cambridge, committed in its pursuit of academic excellence to equality of opportunity and to a pro-active and inclusive approach to equality. We are also a global organisation, serving customers and representing colleagues all over the world. Diversity, in all its various forms, is key to our success as an organisation.

Our benefits include group medical coverage and group term life benefits, an inclusive and flexible working environment comprising of 14 days holiday (bank holidays), and many more. Furthermore, our office is in a prominent locations.



Contributory pension scheme

Flexible Working

Flexible working environment

Life Assurance

Group Life insurance coverage


‘Press Extra’, offering discounts at high street retailers

Annual Leave

28 days holiday entitlement, increasing to 30 days after 10 years of service


Free on-site Gym facilities,
cycle to work scheme

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