Business Development / Sales

Location: Reading, Berkshire Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Commission and Benefits
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ryan Lockyer

Business Development / Sales Representative
German Speaking

Business Development / Sales Representative required by my client, a well established and growing technology company that are searching for a Business Development / Sales Development Representative to focus on the German market being responsible for creating / booking client meetings, Lead Generation, Business Development, and Inside Sales / Sales all whilst using German Speaking language skills.

My client does not necessarily require a Business Development / Sales Representative who has years of experience. If you are ambitious with the desire to learn and progress your skills, or have experience of Lead Generation / Business Development / Sales Development then they are very keen to speak with you. The only essential is that you have a working proficient or higher level of German Speaking Skills! You will work from the Reading office focusing on the German market using those German speaking language skills to increase business. The client can offer you:

  • Annual Basic Salary between £30,000 - £40,000 Per Annum
  • Commission OTE £20,000 Per Annum
  • Excellent Career Progression
  • Transparent and Laid out Progression Plans
  • Excellent Training courses / Training plans
  • Exciting / Challenging Work
  • Career / Personal Development
  • Long term Contract options
  • A range of other benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to secure a new position within the sales team, working with innovative technologies and selling into the German market. The Business Development / Sales Representative will be given extensive training opportunities, including the opportunity to travel to international office locations and attend world class training sessions. You will be working as part of the SDR Team who are critical to the success of the business, providing support by managing the influx of leads from events including shows and webinars, and qualifying leads before passing them to Regional Sales Managers. The Sales Development Representative is assigned a quota of meeting generation / lead generation for the German market and is aligned with one of the Regional Sales Managers to ensure business-wide success.

This is a chance for a Business Development / Sales Representative to secure a long term position with a market leading Company. The successful Business Development / Sales Representative will be responsible for:

  • Follow up on leads from various sources by phone and by e-mail
  • Coordinates and schedules meetings (phone/WebEx/face-to-face) for the field sales team
  • Conducts customer research to identify priority companies and prospects
  • Effectively pitches all Software Integrity Group (SIG) solution's value proposition in all key market segments
  • Manages and tracks leads in the Customer Relationship Management system (CRM)
  • Manages and executes follow up efforts on marketing-generated leads
  • Works closely with field sales to qualify opportunities
  • Helps drive lead generation campaigns

Ideally the Business Development / Sales Representative will have experience within:

  • Sales within the German market
  • German Speaking / Writing language skills
  • Lead Generation Experience
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent years of relevant experience; a Software Development background is a plus
  • A basic understanding of the sales function and an interest in a high tech sales career
  • Creative and assertive with a proactive mentality and can work well in a high-growth, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal communication and listening skills
  • Energetic, conscientious, and enthusiastic with strong problem solving skills
  • Team player with a customer-focused attitude
  • Strong time management skills
  • Previous lead generation/sales development, marketing or sales experience is a plus
  • Previous experience in a software related enterprise is a plus
  • Moderate knowledge of is a plus

So if you are currently working within Sales Development / Lead Generation / Business Development, and you are looking to make a move to an award winning company that work with cutting edge and market leading technology, please do let me know. German language skills are essential. Experience working on / within the German market would be highly beneficial. If you feel you could be a strong contender for the Business Development / Sales Development Representative role please do send me your CV asap!

German Speaking

Business Development / Sales Representative

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