Temporary Business Development & Marketing Executive / Senior Executive

Date: 06-Apr-2021

Location: Singapore

Company: Dentons

Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP is one of Singapore’s largest full service law practices. Dentons Rodyk enjoys the distinction of being Singapore’s oldest law practice. Trusted since 1861, Dentons Rodyk has been a part of Singapore's entrepreneurial history, having acted for the earliest local corporates and institutions, and having advised leading multinational corporations on their investments in Singapore.


We pride ourselves in being a responsible member of our community, contributing whenever possible, as an organisation and as individuals, to the less fortunate and needy. We will build on our longevity and success by continuing to provide strategic advice suited to our clients’ commercial and professional goals.


We will continue to provide effective global representation to support our clients’ growth and needs internationally. Above all, we value relationships. We will continue to build enduring relations with the people we work with and the people we work for.



Dentons Rodyk is currently seeking a Business Development & Marketing Executive / Senior Executive whose main role is to support the Firm’s practices in Singapore and the region. The candidate will work within the firm’s Marketing department which is a high performing team providing marketing and business development support to the firm’s 200 lawyers. The candidate is expected to work with the respective global business development teams.


A competitive package will commensurate with the experience of the selected candidate. This is an opportunity for an executive/senior executive, with at least 2 years’ experience in business development in a professional services environment, who desires to develop his/her skills and knowledge further by working in an energetic team in helping to grow the firm’s revenue.


While this is a 6 months contract positon, there is an opportunity for conversion to a permanent position, subjected to individual’s performance and vacancies at the time of offer.


Key Responsibilities:


Reporting to the Head of Marketing in Singapore and working in collaboration with global marketing, business development and communications teams, the candidate is expected to do the following:


  • Coordinates the preparation of client RFPs, presentations, proposals and pitches.
  • Drafts and edits practice and sector materials including brochures, lawyer biographies and client presentations in support of the Firm’s business development opportunities.
  • Collects and tracks representative experience and facilitates maintenance of the Firm’s experience database.
  • Maintains library of materials for pitches, proposals and RFP responses.
  • Conducts research on current and prospective clients and industry trends.
  • Prepares submissions and interviews for various industry publications, e.g. Chambers Asia Pacific, IFLR1000 and Legal 500 Asia Pacific.
  • Collates and maintains a database of the Firm’s credentials, i.e., awards, rankings, accolades.
  • Works with practice leaders to support and coordinate business development initiatives, e.g., client events and meetings.
  • Assists with events and webinars – internal and external Works on special projects as requested by department management and lawyers.




  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills
  • Minimum two years marketing and/or business development experience
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills




  • Law firm or professional services experience
  • Working knowledge of customer relationship management (CRM) and other database
  • Familiarity with ranking submissions, ie, Chambers Asia Pacific, league tables, etc
  • Experience in working with senior stakeholders/C-suite executives


Other Skills and Abilities:


  • Meticulous with attention to detail
  • Resourceful, independent and able to work well under pressure
  • Proactive team player
  • Ability to accept responsibilities and demonstrate initiative


Interested applicants please apply with updated resume and expected salary.


We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


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