Sales Manager - Southern Europe

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Role: Sales Manager

Location: Southern Europe

Salary: Depending on experience

Status: Accepting applications

The company we're hiring for here, is a global leader in broadcasting and sports technology, and its solutions are used by some of the most successful broadcasters, and sports leagues from around the world. Due to expansion, they are now in a position to recruit a Sales Manager responsible for Southern Europe (France, Spain, Portugal, and Italy) - based in Paris.

The main remit here is to sell the company’s products, solutions, and professional services successfully across this region. The ideal candidate will have a ‘hunter’ sales mindset with previous experience of having developed impressive long term strategic relationships at C-level with Broadcasters, Content Owners, and Sports Rights Holders.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Meeting and exceeding agreed quarterly and annual sales targets across Southern Europe.
  • Creating and executing a sales strategy using a complex, solution selling approach.
  • Forming a close, productive relationship with the VP Sales EMEA to collaborate with partners in providing training, support, programmes, and best practices in order to maximize sales potential.
  • Articulating and communicating the company’s mission and strategy to potential clients, current clients, and industry contacts and peers.
  • Providing timely and weekly reporting of all pipeline opportunities, as well as accurately forecasting future activity using the company’s sales tracking tools.
  • Proactively researching, and communicating new market knowledge, as well as monitoring all activity within the competition.
  • Attending and participating in sales meetings, product seminars, and trade shows.
  • Preparing written presentations, reports, and price quotations.
  • Fostering and maintaining a valued customer relationship across all accounts.

Requirements

  • A strong contact network across Southern Europe with Broadcasters, Content Owners, and Sports Rights Holders.
  • Proven track record of bringing on new business and exceeding sales targets.
  • ‘Hunter’ sales mentality.
  • Capable of building and managing a partner network.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to create targeted presentations to C Level.
  • Willing and able to travel.
  • Autonomous and self-motivated.
  • Ability to work from a home office environment.

To register your interest in this opportunity, please contact Ben Swanton via email ben@808talent.com

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