Transdev Business Development Associate in New York, New York


Supports company efforts to develop winning proposals by researching client needs, service performance and improvement opportunities then translating these findings into key elements of a proposal offer. This position is viewed as a gateway opportunity to learn the mobility business and grow into increasingly more responsible roles within the company.

This role will have an office in one of our locations in the New York area, traveling up to 60% of the time.


  • Work with Regional BDVP to establish comprehensive knowledge of assigned area’s opportunities and prioritize viable tenders.

  • Develops business leads; converts leads into opportunities

  • Research and develop strategic action plans for area renewals to improve renewal rates while holding profit margins.

  • Assists Regional BDVP’s with coordinating Request for Proposal actions including but not limited to facility identifications, DBE selection, proposal writing, interview preparation, and pricing/cost structure elements.

  • Maintains a strong understanding of competitive local markets, including private transportation providers; completes competitor market analyses

  • Participates in trade association meetings at the state and national level

  • Identify talent to bring into the organization and pass along to Recruiting team.

  • Updates Customer Relationship Management tool.

Other duties as required.


Education, Licensing, and Certifications :

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Business, Management, Transportation, Planning, Project Management or Marketing.

Experience :

  • A work history demonstrating an ability as a self-starter with good customer relationship skills, solid communications skills and a sales mentality to seek out and develop business opportunities.

Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Ability to manage multiple projects at once

  • Ability to work autonomously and prioritize workload

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

  • Ability to interface with all varying internal and external management levels

Travel requirement (as a percent): < 60% of time

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to work shifts or flexible work schedules as needed.

  • The employee is generally subjected to long periods spent sitting, typing, or looking at a computer screen.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.

Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

EEO is the Law Poster:

Drug free workplace

If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check

Requisition ID 2018-7627

Position Category Business Development/Sales

Internal Code #TNA

Internal Reference 902

Internal Code 3 Ind1

Company/Division Transdev Inc. (Corporate)