Business Development Manager (Part Time)

We are seeking a business development manager to interface with our distributors and major customers and bring on additional distributors and major customers.

Company Background
Next Advance designs, manufactures, markets, and sells biotechnology equipment at its facility in Troy, NY on Route 7, 15 minutes east of downtown Troy. We develop and manufacture products that help researchers worldwide develop new pharmaceutical drugs for diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Lyme Diseases, test cures for cancer, improve nutritional value of food, develop biofuels, study endangered species, and more. We are a leading provider of laboratory instrumentation and sell our products to research biologists throughout the world. We believe in teamwork, employees taking initiative and integrity.

Successful track record with sales and business development in a scientific industry. Bachelor’s degree in a scientific field. Strong written and verbal communication skills as well as computer skills. Strong desire to contribute to the growth of the company.

The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Energetic, innovative, flexible, self-motivated, team player, passionate about solving problems and establishing relationships with distributors and customers
  • Superior communication, intuitive, social, interpersonal, problem solving, and situational leadership skills.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Takes initiative.
  • Self-directed, high energy with a keen ability to assess situations and devise creative solutions.
  • Detail oriented yet visionary; comfortable working collaboratively in a team-based, entrepreneurial environment.
  • Able to pitch in and help with any area of the company
  • Able to quickly become proficient with our products with in-house training

As a key member of our team, your job responsibilities will include:

  • Grow sales with current distributors
  • Maintain relationships with major customers
  • Grow our distribution network
  • Bring on additional major customers
  • Other projects as assigned by management

Additional skills

The following skills would be beneficial but are not required:

  • Ability to run projects
  • A sense for marketing
  • Experience in the biotech industry

A competitive compensation and benefits package is included. Salary is commensurate with skill level.

How to Apply
If this opportunity sounds right for you, please send your resumé along with a cover letter describing you, your relevant experience and your salary requirement to [email protected].


No Phone Calls or Third-Party Recruiters, Please.

Disclaimer: Next Advance does not accept unsolicited assistance from search firms / employment agencies / third-party recruiters for any of its employment opportunities. Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Next Advance about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms / employment agencies / third-party recruiters to any employee at Next Advance via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search firm agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Next Advance; no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by Next Advance as a result of the unsolicited referral or through other means.

Job Type: Part time 15 to 20 hours per week

Travel: Approximately 10 hours per month

Hybrid work (part time on-site, part time remote) okay



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