Business Development Manager

Equiton is a private equity firm that specializes in providing wealth management solutions for Canadian investors. Its head office is in Burlington, Ontario.

Equiton Capital is seeking an ambitious self-starter with a high degree of energy, motivation and discipline to achieve sales success. You will be primarily responsible for developing new business relationships with the advisor community, clients and partners.

Successful candidates must also have a strong character with a desire to take care of investors, clients and business partners. The ideal candidate should enjoy both prospecting for new relationships, as well as, nurturing existing ones.

Duties will include:

  • Effectively plan and execute sales strategy.
  • Lead generation - Maintaining high levels of prospecting activity through proactive calling, meetings, presentations and seminars. Quickly establish credibility and trusted relationships with partners.
  • Growing a direct client base and developing new opportunities with external referral partners.
  • Understanding partner’s needs and transitioning them to the firm's wealth solutions.
  • Achieving weekly sales activity targets and monthly sales goals.
  • Attending industry and related events, seminars, trade shows and conventions. Travel when required.
  • Ensuring a high level of client and partner satisfaction by providing excellent service.
  • Maintaining a constant awareness of competitive products and services in the marketplace.
  • Adhering to compliance procedures and regulatory requirement always.

The successful candidate will possess:

  • Excellent selling and professional service skills. Must be able to confidently handle client and partner interactions to ensure a positive outcome.
  • Strong presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated track record of achievement in selling products and/or services.
  • A post-secondary degree or equivalent business experience.
  • 5 years+ B2B or B2C sales experience.
  • Knowledge of finance, investment sales or real estate an asset.
  • A well-established presence within the community.
  • High performance standards and ability to put the time in to achieve results.
  • An entrepreneurial spirit and desire to consistently improve.
  • Desire to bring credible, proven, long term wealth solutions offered by the firm to the marketplace.
  • Energy, passion, and humour.


  • Competitive earning structure. Base salary plus sales bonus.

At Equiton Capital, our environment is both challenging and supportive. We give employees the opportunity to develop skills and turn desire and hard work into career success.


At Equiton, you’ll be joining a team defined by its experience, integrity, dedication and results. Your dedication, entrepreneurial spirit and hard work will be rewarded in the short and long term. We know that in order to deliver for our clients, we have to deliver for our employees. We’re all in this together.

Expectations & Rewards

This is a demanding and challenging environment. We have high expectations for every member of our team. Those who can deliver will receive rewards that correspond to their efforts.

Entrepreneurial Spirit

At Equiton, you will be joining a determined and dedicated team of entrepreneurial professionals committed to serving our clients and generating long-term value.

Culture of Success

We are invested in our employees’ careers, and provide the support and incentives necessary to ensure everyone is set up for both short- and long-term success.


Principles mean something here. They are what set us apart from others. They are the reason we are successful today, and why we will be in the future. We live and breathe these principles every single day, and encourage everyone that joins our team to share our belief in their value – to our customers, and to each other.


An open and honest relationship is the only way to build trust. Transparency, fairness and respect are the cornerstones of our culture.


One of the many ways that Equiton is different is our entrepreneurial spirit. We are always looking for new opportunities and innovative ways to build wealth for our clients.

Hard Work

We take a hands-on approach to our investments, taking the time to do our homework, and fully understand everything about our assets and the markets in which they are located.


Every member of our team is dedicated to achieving excellence in everything we do. From the smallest details to major real estate investments, we are true professionals.


We’re stronger together, regularly sharing our years of experience and range of knowledge in a team environment in order to achieve better results for our clients.


Everything we do is driven by a simple goal: to deliver the best investment results possible for every single one of our clients.

Find out how Equiton’s real estate investments can help you realize your financial goals.