First Data Field Business Consultant in GBR_State Level, United Kingdom

Field Business Consultant

Due to expansion, First Data have vacancies for the Business Consultant role, providing market-leading merchant service solutions to the SME market.

Position Description Overview

We are looking for new business hunters with a track record of acquiring new business through cold-calling and converting office leads . Deliver sales and behavioural objectives against targets through proactive approaches and the sign up of merchants who use a competing acquirer service through self-generation of new business opportunities.


· Proactive and reactive contact with clients that are small to medium size business. High level contact and negotiations with key stakeholders, senior management and business directors.

· Explains and presents factual information in a structured, clear, confident and concise way avoiding the use of jargon. Demonstrating a clear understanding of the products and ensuring the clients are fully aware of our full product range.

· Discuss and negotiate with clients on a commercial, operational and technical basis in order to understand and fulfil the client’s needs and requirements.

· Identify cross sale opportunities on behalf of other areas of the Group to maximise revenues and increase wallet share.

· Make sound commercial judgements in order to fully maximise opportunities and develop the client base.

· Personal time management of day to day activities, including delta planning.

· Research and identify new business opportunities to pro-actively contact.

· Ensure merchant base comply with scheme rules and regulations.

Competencies / Skills

· A sales/business development background with a proven ability to build and maintain relationships at all levels.

· Working knowledge of acquiring schemes, their drivers, industry dynamics, interchange and future product service deliverables will be advantageous.

· An up to date knowledge of Industry related technical development will hold preference.

· Delivering Business Results via influencing and managing the customer relationship.

· Presenting / demonstrating products with confidence and excellent communication skills.

· Applying attention to detail.

· Self-Motivation & Negotiation is key.


· Fully expensed company car and fuel card provided.

· Mobile Phone

· iPad

· Laptop

· Extensive training (Field based and residential)

Business Overview

About First Data First Data (NYSE: FDC) is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology, serving approximately six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in more than 100 countries around the world. The company’s 22,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 3,000 transactions per second and $2.4 trillion per year. To learn more about First Data, visit

First Data is a family friendly employer, committed to fostering an environment of diversity and inclusivity. We welcome conversations with all applicants about how we can help you progress your career at First Data.

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Title: Field Business Consultant

Location: GBR-GBR_State Level-WFH-WFH-Great Britain

Requisition ID: 2500010