Looking for an exciting new opportunity in 2019?! Vend’s looking for a number of sharp, tenacious, and downright awesome individuals to join our Sales team in late January out of our Melbourne office. We’re not an ordinary company and we don’t expect you to be either. So keep reading if you love the art of selling, delighting customers, have a natural affinity for technology, enjoy digging into hard work and making the impossible happen!
Vend is an award-winning, tech company with a simple mission: to create remarkable retail life. We help our 30,000 retailers (including Jurlique, Lonely Planet, and The Block Shop) build thriving businesses, live more fulfilling lives and create experiences that people love. We’re also on a mission to be a remarkable company - a global leader transforming an industry while also doing the right thing for our retailers and our people.
Sounds good so far? Well, keep on reading!
A day in the life of an Outbound Business Development looks like….
- Initiate the sales process through multiple outbound cold calling, email, social media touch points
- Help identify and implement ways to improve the lead generation and sales processes for outbound sales
- Proactively own a book of leads and nurture them to the point that they’re ready to make a purchase decision
- Self-sourcing of additional new business opportunities for Vend.• Understanding customer requirements and have the first consultation with prospective customers
- Collaborating with Marketing on development and following-up of direct marketing campaigns
- Attending various events to demonstrate Vend and our offerings
- Continually searching for and increasing the number of potential customers to prospect
- Make strategic recommendations and business cases on how we can improve our outbound efforts
- Improving our knowledge base and business intelligence on the retail sector in the region
- Contributing as part of the wider team to achieve organisational objectives even if this means doing things that aren’t strictly within the scope of your role
Does this sound like you?
- With 1+ years outbound phone sales experience, you know your way around a phone and love making a sale
- You can communicate with anyone and are very comfortable making a high-volume of outbound sales calls over the phone
- You’ve qualified more sales leads than you can count and have previously generated a robust pipeline of leads
- A fast-paced dynamic sales environment is your kind of scene
- You’re genuinely curious and interested in new technologies, local businesses, and the retail sector
If you are looking for a career change in the next couple of months and this sounds like something that interests you, get in touch! Hit that button and come have a chat with us. We can’t wait to hear from you!