Business Development Manager


Location: London, we work in our Clerkenwell offices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays, with Mondays & Fridays from home (unless a project dictates otherwise!).

Reports To: Client Development Director

About Set Creative

We are a creatively-led experiential agency. For over 17 years, we’ve proudly been conceiving, designing, and delivering memorable experiences that connect people with the world's leading brands. 

We’re proud to work with Bentley, Google, Castrol, Mazda, HSBC, and many more. 

We have homes in New York, London, Portland, and Detroit as well as many other places to stay thanks to our WPP family.

We believe pride is the basis of all great work. It has the power to smash targets, build reputations, attract talent and get the world talking. Our people take great pride in all they do, and our clients get work they’re proud of.

To ensure we achieve pride in everything we do, we have a guiding set of principles:

Job Description

The New Business manager will take responsibility for lead generation and the targeting of potential clients. You will be responsible for planning, implementing and measuring new business and outreach efforts for Set Creative - UK.. Working with the Client Development Director you will be responsible for identifying & winning net new clients. From lead generation through to pitch you will be integral to achieving agency growth.

Duties & Responsibilities


Net New Business

WPP Ecosystem

Ultimately the split of time between these areas will vary depending on the opportunities at any given time. In terms of priority, this role should consider Net New Business the priority..


Working Conditions

We focus on keeping the ‘work’ confined to a happy balance with the rest of our team’s lives. We do our best work when we’re motivated and contented individuals.

Employees must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment. We are dedicated to client satisfaction, and we deliver a high volume of work, often on tight timelines. Some travel should be expected. 

What We Offer

If you think you'd be a great fit for this role then please send your CV to

No recruitment agencies please.