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UK Business Developer

London, full-time, m|w|d

Smarter Ecommerce (smec), is the market leader for paid search automation in the DACH region, has been operating from its London Farringdon office since late 2019. Due to solid growth and ambitious expansion plans we are strengthening our team in London with a new commercial talent. smec provides friendly, mature, supportive and empowering company culture where talent is nurtured and developed with care and respect. We are seeking a UK Business Developer, based in our centrally located London location.

Your tasks

  • Active prospecting of relevant client prospects in the UK online retail sector.
  • You desire to exceed your goals consistently, and contribute ideas, energy and innovation to the team and wider company in the execution of your goals.
  • You are responsible to sell smec products with determination and intelligence to relevant prospects.
  • You are developing product stories with available collateral, and connect these stories to demos and proposals.
  • Maintenance and growth of the company sales database.
  • You are responsible for organising relevant online and face to face meeting formats, with individuals and groups.
  • You are working with and developing commercial collateral with colleagues in marketing, product and customer account management.


Your profile

  • You successfully completed your studies (Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, an online sales certification is a plus).
  • You have 3 years plus experience in B2B SaaS sales, or services/agency models with paid media products at the forefront and feel confident dealing with senior and medium level Tier A accounts, in a competitive space.
  • You are a person with a proven, verifiable track record in intelligent prospect hunting with growth results from UK online retailer contracts and are commercially minded.
  • You show advanced prospecting skills (content tagging, LinkedIn, etc.) and are strong in connecting with decision makers and influencers within target segments.
  • You have excellent communication and writing skills in English and another language (preferably German) and are recognised as a talented and articulate communicator.
  • You are self-organised and a mature self-starter who understands the essence of working with colleagues and teams to take the company forward every day.
  • You are willing to travel to the Austrian Headquarters (Onboarding, Meetings).

We offer

  • Active career development for personal and structured professional growth
  • Working in a fast-growing company with international customers and best of class products
  • Working in a diverse and committed team
  • Exposure to cutting edge industry knowledge and fast-paced business evolution
  • Competitive salary and benefits, commensurate with experience (between GBP 45 - 60.000 PA) 
  • Company MacBook and iPhone
  • Fun events, seasonal parties and great office space
  • Flexible working arrangements

We offer the following benefits

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Stunningly flexible working hours

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smec spirit

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Top-notch equipment

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Home office

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Personal & professional development

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Switch locations

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Structured onboarding

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Your smec buddy

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Flat hierarchies & open door policy

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Cool company events

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Free access to the smec gym

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Refreshments & goodies

Für diese Position bieten wir dir ein attraktives Gehalt, das deiner Qualifikation und Erfahrung entspricht. Wir sind gesetzlich dazu verpflichtet, darauf hinzuweisen, dass ein KV-Mindestgehalt von EUR 2.518 brutto pro Monat gilt.

About smec

smec – Smarter Ecommerce with its headquarter being located at Tabakfabrik Linz in Austria is one of the leading paid search software providers (SaaS+) worldwide and specialised in the automation of text and shopping ads for Google and Microsoft. In the past twelve years, we have been highly successful in increasing the efficiency of paid search campaigns for 500+ national and international clients, such as BILLA, Thalia (DACH countries) or Mountain Warehouse (UK) – managing yearly advertising budgets worth 350+m euros. Due to our vast experience, online retailers see us as one of their most important strategic partners.

In the meanwhile, more than 140 passionate employees from 25 different countries follow their professional passion at one of our locations in Linz, Vienna and London.

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