• Location
    • London
  • Date Posted
  • Dec. 1, 2021
  • Function
  • Business Development
  • Sector
  • Business Applications

We’re a leading online reviews platform, free and open to all. Our mission is to be a universal symbol of trust. We are well on our way - but there’s still an exciting journey ahead of us. Do you want to join us?

Every month more than 1.5 million new reviews are posted on Trustpilot for one of the thousands of businesses on our review community. It’s no exaggeration to say that we’re growing at lightning speed. Every single day Trustpilot helps consumers choose with confidence while enabling companies to grow their businesses. Behind our global success is a passionate, international team working in a fast-paced, fun, vibrant environment. Does this sound like your kind of workplace?

Your Role

As a Senior Business Development Manager, you will be responsible for developing new business across multiple sectors. You will be required to understand and uncover the client’s needs to ensure Trustpilot offer the best solution. Your goal will be to develop and close new business whilst providing a first-class service. You will have experience selling a solution and demonstrate a track record of success and over achievement in previous roles. We are looking for a self-driven and motivated sales professional who wants to work for a forward thinking, fast paced start up.

You will:

  • Generate new business opportunities with prospective clients by targeting all verticals in the UK market
  • Take ownership of the full sales cycle from generating leads, demonstrating the product, pricing, negotiation and closing
  • Maintain a high close rate on all leads provided by our sales development team
  • Build a strong pipeline of relevant opportunities to deliver against sales targets and ensure KPI’s are met
  • Build and maintain an in-depth understanding of our product by working closely with our in-house training team, pre-sales, management and your peers
  • Run regular mentoring sessions with junior BDM’s
  • Liaise with Customer Success to ensure a smooth and professional handover happens between Trustpilot and the client
  • Attend events to network and create leads, generating interest in the Trustpilot platform
  • Work with our marketing team to identify leads gathered from webinars and events.

Requirements

  • Ideally, you will have 5-8 years experience in new business SaaS sales
  • A desire to win and to become one of our future sales leaders
  • Knowledge of the SaaS / e-commerce industry is essential
  • Proven track record of over achievement throughout your career
  • Excellent selling skills built on trust and reliability
  • Proven ability to identify and develop new business
  • Proven understanding of sales metrics and how to use them to build and plan for success

What we offer you

  • Ongoing career development, training and one to one coaching via our in-house L&D division
  • An extremely lucrative commission structure (double OTE), company bonus and benefits
  • A transparent progression plan to leadership based purely on results
  • Eligibility for stock options after 12 months
  • Pension, Maternity & Paternity pay, cycle2work scheme, train travel scheme, the list goes on…..
  • Lunch is provided via external caterers every week
  • Freedom to operate creatively without vertical boundaries.

About Trustpilot

At Trustpilot, we’re passionate about our mission to offer a free and open to all review platform, built on collaboration. For consumers, we’re a place to connect with and influence businesses. For companies, we’re a platform for progress; a way to improve and innovate by engaging and collaborating with consumers. Working here is an opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated people in a rapidly growing, fast-paced and agile environment.

With vibrant office locations all around the world and over 40 nationalities, we’re proud to be an equal opportunity workplace with diverse perspectives and ideas. We work hard every day, but we also take the time to catch up with colleagues over a game of ping-pong, a cup of coffee or maybe grab a beer after work.

Trustpilot is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Trustpilot is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Trustpilot are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Trustpilot will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Trustpilot encourages applicants of all ages.

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