Client Partner - Business Development - Tech - LA

$80-100k base + Equity + Benefits
Santa Monica, CA, USAOn-siteHybridManagerSenior


LHi Group is a people business. Lawrence Harvey, the backbone of LHi Group.

We are LHi, a group company consisting of four specialist, non-competing recruitment brands spanning the UK, Europe, and North America. Our group of brands are niche recruitment businesses within Technology, Life Sciences, Renewable Energy, and the Built Environment. 

About us.

At Lawrence Harvey, we pride ourselves on being a leading legal, I4.0, Gen NI & Cloud services provider, with a strong focus on privacy, compliance and data. We are committed to delivering exceptional exec level talent to our clients and ensuring that their privacy and data protection needs are met with the utmost precision and expertise. With a presence in key locations across the globe, Lawrence Harvey is a backbone of what is now LHi Group, having been the first brand to launch and continues to be the driving force, linking our other brands in areas such as Biotech, EV & Cleantech.

The role.

Leading from the front with client expansion, this role is all about Business Development. A large proportion of this position, is engaging, meeting, and retaining new businesses within but not limited to the Tech industry. Liaising with an extensive portfolio of existing business, looking to development accounts into long standing relationships across Tech, Life Sciences, Built Environment and Clean energy.

What we’re looking for.

• Proven Recruitment Experience: You have proven track record within the recruitment agency industry, exposure to but not limited to ‘360’ model.

• Relationship Builder: You excel at cultivating strong relationships with both clients and high level candidates, strong evidence of winning and developing accounts.

• Strategic Thinker: You approach recruitment with a strategic mindset, solutions selling, with an appetite for cross selling and collaboration.

• Results-Driven: You thrive in a fast-paced environment, clear understanding of your process, conversion ratio’s based on market activity and strong track record of ‘high performance’ billings.

• Team Leadership: Experience in mentoring, team/brand/office collaboration, and mindset if the business wins, we all win.

• Adaptability: The ability to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, examples of establishing yourself quickly into new surroundings and entrepreneurial spirit in exploring new markets, clients and opportunities.

Why consider a move.

• A newly established function, our office comprises of ‘full desk’/’360’ recruiters, Account Managers, and BD centric consultant, to provide multiple angles of support.

• The autonomy to build, shape, and put your own stamp on this vertical.

• Our LA tech team have an array of SME’s across cyber, privacy, infrastructure and data.

• The average fee across our LA office is $40k with terms with household names & innovative startups who are changing their market. • Utilize your personality/experience and be a cultural architect to lead and continue building this fast-growing team.

• Mentor, Develop and Nurture the future talent of an award-winning staffing firm. 

• 6 tier L&D (US-based) program, to support your professional development.

• Lawrence Harvey is our longest standing brand, with a global reach across US, EU and UK. Leading to ample opportunities to expand existing and leverage new business.

What's on offer. 

• Health care – Medical, Dental, and Vision

• Equity – EOT (Employee Ownership Trust) starting equity is $200k!

• 401k match

• 3 weeks of PTO that increases with tenure +5 sick days and 14 national holidays

• Extended and flexible 1.5 hour lunches

• Wellness programs include; Mental health awareness, excluded lunches for physical wellbeing,

• Competitive salary + Lucrative Team override

• Quarterly, Half Year, and Full Year bonuses

• Bespoke 'future leader' and 'directorship' training

• Collaboration across our Technology, Renewables & Life Sciences brands

• LHi Experiences – Incentive trips with a difference: South African Safari & Dubai Hore Racing week.

• Community Outreach & Charity days

• Internal relocation opportunities - ATX, Miami, NYC, & Europe.

Why Apply.

What makes us different from any other recruitment business... Firstly, being Employee-owned, meaning everyone is a beneficiary, collaboratively working towards the common goal of , high-performing but unique culture. Our Blueprint has been recognized as being '2020's 15th Best Company to Work For' + Forbes recognized ‘Best US Staffing Firms’ + Certified 'Great Place to work' '22 with a score of 97% (industry average is 57%).

Our leadership is driven by our 'Younger You' ethos, our hiring policy is based on 'Good Humans' & across life sciences, emerging tech & renewable energy industries we are 'Together Stronger' with a selfless mentality of the greater good – ‘We NOT me’. All of our people at LHi Group believe that diversity and inclusion is integral to the success of our global business and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from diverse backgrounds, fostering a culture of real inclusion.

We believe that embracing diversity; celebrating people's differences and maintaining an equitable workplace enhances the journey for all of our teammates, employees, customers, and suppliers.

LHi Group is an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to providing an inclusive environment to all of our employees. This policy applies to every aspect of the business at LHi, including recruitment, hiring, training, career development, and termination. It is the responsibility of all LHi's people to follow this, we agree that we will not discriminate against any race, color, national origin, age, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, military or veteran status, disability or any other factors prohibited by law.


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