Account Manager (Dutch-speaking)

Funding Circle

  • Location
    • Amsterdam
  • Date Posted
  • 12 Nov 2019
  • Function
  • Sales
  • Sector
  • Fintech


Are you a high-energy, ambitious and intelligent Sales Executive or Account Manager who wants to make an impact in a fast-growing international fintech? Do you want to develop your career in sales while helping us change the financial world?

Why we need you

We are Funding Circle, the world’s leading marketplace for business loans and we are growing quickly in the Netherlands, UK, US and Germany. Our goal is to improve the financial world by helping entrepreneurs achieve their goals through financial support and we’re looking for ambitious young professionals to join our Amsterdam team on this mission. If this sounds like you, then we would like to invite you for a (nice) cup of coffee at our office!

The role

As an Account Manager, you embody one of our most important selling points: personal support of our customers. You are in daily contact with business owners to offer advice and contribute to their success. You’re part of a great team together with your colleagues in Sales, collaborating with other teams across the company, learning a lot every day and getting to know our business model in depth.

As an Account Manager, you will:

  • Be responsible for creating new, life-long business customers of Funding Circle
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with a variety of business owners that are applying for business finance
  • Provide best-in-class account management throughout the entire process of a customer’s application
  • Use your ambition, drive and excellent communication skills to close loan agreements, achieve targets and directly contribute to the success of the company
  • Work collaboratively with our local and international teams to achieve the best results for yourself, the local teams and the company globally

What you’ll bring to the role:

  • Passion and perseverance - we are looking for future teammates who are driven and motivated to succeed
  • Minimum HBO level education and 1+ years in a sales or customer facing role*
  • Excellent communication skills (in Dutch and English)
  • A great phone manner, assertiveness and the ability to persuade
  • A team player attitude - this will be essential for you to excel in our fast-paced environment
  • Prior sales experience and a finance background is a plus although not essential. We hire account managers with varying levels of experience.

What we offer you:

  • A sales role designed to provide you with the necessary skills for a career within financial sales and expose you to a fast-paced, high performance sales culture
  • The opportunity to grow within the company both vertically and horizontally after developing your product understanding, sales ability and customer communication skills
  • The opportunity to join a fast-growing Fintech on the Zuidas and work with an international team of highly motivated and talented people, where passion and energy are central
  • Very competitive employment conditions, bonus scheme, and inspiring working environment
  • A relaxed office with fruit, breakfast, snacks and a table tennis table for daily exercise
  • A great working atmosphere where successes are celebrated and drinks and dinners are no exception