BrightView Business Developer/Estimator in Indio, California


Brighter futures start here. Welcome to BrightView. We’re a team of talented professionals, driven by results and relationships, and committed to taking care of each other, clients, and communities.

BrightView was recently formed through the combination of landscape industry pioneers and leaders, Brickman and ValleyCrest. This defining event united more than 140 years of experience, an extraordinary portfolio of high-profile projects and clients, and a vast, national network of expertise and innovation. As one and true to our name, we’re reinventing the industry while affording our 22,000+ team members access to the most comprehensive training, resources, benefits, mentorship, and opportunities for career advancement.

A brighter future is in your hands. We currently have a full time position available for aBusiness Developer/Estimator with our BrightView Landscape Development team. We are seeking someone who is driven, disciplined and focused, enjoysprospectingand able to open new doors as ahunter of new business.

What you'll do:

Business Development

  • Create rapport, credibility and build trust-based relationships while developing value-based solutions for clients

  • Qualify opportunities with key decision makers, build and present compelling and customer-centric proposals

  • Prospect and actively sell to a variety of customer segments, beresilient and persistent in CLOSING DEALS

  • Work at a fast pace environment while operating with a high sense of urgency

  • Understand the value and benefit of going deeper and broader with existing relationships

  • Plan daily, hit specific activity benchmarks and close business

  • Work well with the operations team members, leveraging their expertise with yours


• Gather, calculate and compile take-off data for use in bid proposal estimates• Prepare routine estimates under the supervision of the Project Estimator, Senior Estimator, Chief Estimator, Pre-Construction Manager or Project Manager• Maintain current and accurate information on prices from suppliers and subcontractors• Utilize standard estimate computer software to present information to management• Demonstrate role model behaviors on ethics and integrity

Skills we're seeking:

  • Extensive face-to-face (B2B) selling experience at the mid to senior levels

  • Experience managing multiple projects and able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Proficient with computer software programs including MS Office suite (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)

  • Experience with a CRM or SFA tool highly desired

  • Proficient with On-Screen Take-Off and HCSS preferable

  • PROVEN track record of sales goal attainment in a longer selling cycle environment

  • Highly competitive, positive, and results driven sales person

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to build client-centric and solution/value-based proposals

  • Working experience with social media (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering, Construction Science, Construction Management or related field of study, or equivalent work experience preferred

  • Coach-able, trainable, and have a good sense of humor

  • Local knowledge and contacts in our market segments highly preferred


  • Competitive salary

  • Paid time off

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

BrightView Landscapes, LLC is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.