Business Development Manager

Apply as a Business Development Manager

*Currently not accepting applications*

Thank you for your interest in the Business Development Manager role! This is a new position at YSEC that is highly malleable. It’s a great opportunity to bring your own strengths to help shape and support the future of our organization, as well as extend your own network of peers and experts in sustainability.

Roles and Responsibilities
To find new opportunities, develop contacts, grow relationships, and secure projects for the pipeline, a Business Development Manager…

  • Attends relevant networking events on behalf of YSEC
  • Cold calls potential new clients
  • Organizes and attends meetings with industry experts and leaders
  • Researches and analyzes potential new opportunities and trends in sustainability
  • Promotes YSEC on campus and within his/her professional network
  • Pitches to YSEC alumni
  • Participates in periodic meetings and YSEC events


Business Development Manager Profile

  • Personable with excellent networking and social skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for sustainable business practices
  • Strong time management and planning skills
  • An eagerness to learn and take initiative
  • Sales experience is an asset


Application Form

To apply, please fill out and submit the form below. All fields are mandatory. Accepted file types for the resume and cover letter are PDF, DOC, and DOCX.

Full Name


Mobile Number

Which graduate program are you in?

Student Status

Expected Graduation (MM/YY)

Are you going on an exchange semester?

Are you planning a summer work-term/internship?


Cover Letter:
Please answer the following questions:
1) Why are you pursuing a Masters degree?
2) Why do you want to join YSEC?
3) What are the three biggest skills or strengths that you would bring to YSEC?
4) Briefly describe what your business development strategy might look like.