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Junior business developer (0.8 - 1.0 FTE)

Location: Utrecht

Are you result-oriented, do you enjoy a consultative approach, and can you demonstrate a strong commitment to details? Would you like to work in a modern, open and collaborative environment overlooking Utrecht’s city center where our team thrives towards increasing the impact of life sciences? Where you have the opportunity to truly contribute to the growth and strategy of the organization? Then this position is for you.

About ttopstart

ttopstart is a science and business consulting company that serves leading researchers and innovative companies in the fields of life sciences, medical technology and health in 22 European Countries and the US. We acquire funding for cutting-edge research and development, co-create corporate strategies and conduct detailed market assessments. Our driver is the contribution to development of innovations that can strongly advance healthcare, such as diagnostics and treatments for a wide range of diseases with unmet medical needs

The position

On a daily basis, you will be identifying prospects relevant for our services to support the ttopstart business development team with their BD, marketing and sales activities. This is an entry level position with a lot of opportunity to grow. The ideal candidate will be someone who has recently graduated from college or university, with a strong desire to advance their career in business development.

Our ideal candidate is outgoing and confident about company communication, marketing, and technology. You are naturally curious and driven to understand our customer’s needs.

Who we’re looking for

To be successful in your application, you must demonstrate the following experience, capacities and skills:

  • Clear affinity and experience with marketing and sales;
  • A background in life sciences, medicine and/or medical technology (minimum MSc level);
  • Less than 4 years of working experience;
  • Pro-active attitude, self-motivated, action oriented;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Good English verbal and writing skills;

What’s on offer?

  • A good salary and good benefits;
  • A full-time position (0.8 FTE can be discussed);
  • A challenging and entrepreneurial working environment;
  • An open and positive working atmosphere in a young team;
  • Good career opportunities.


Please send your motivation letter (English) and CV (English or Dutch) before February 28th 2018, 12:00 CET to recruitment at ttopstart dot com. Applications via LinkedIn only, will not be included in the application procedure.

Interviews will be scheduled in March 2018.

For more information please consult our website or contact us at +31 (0) 737 0779.


+31 (0)30 737 0779