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Sales Manager

Paris, full-time


E-Commerce keeps growing! And you?

As Sales Manager you are responsible for the acquisition and development of new clients and sale of our unique software solutions! As a valuable member of our Sales team, you will play a key role in finding and qualifying potential leads while building lasting relationships with top international companies in the French market!

Your tasks

  • You establish and optimise the French business development process from qualification stage to hand over.
  • You actively prospect relevant customer opportunities in the French online retail sector.
  • You are responsible to sell smec products with determination and intelligence to relevant prospects.
  • You develop product stories with available collateral, and connect these stories to demos and proposals.
  • You organise relevant online and face-to-face meeting formats with key players in E-Commerce.
  • You are fully responsible for the maintenance and growth of the company's sales database.
  • You desire to exceed your goals consistently, and contribute ideas, energy and innovation to the team and wider company.
  • You are working with and developing commercial collateral with colleagues in marketing, product and client success management.

Your profile

  • You have at least 3 years of working experience in the French market and B2B SaaS/tech sales or agency business with paid media products.
  • You are a person with a proven, verifiable track record in intelligent prospect hunting with growth results from French online retailer contracts.
  • You show advanced prospecting skills (mailing campaigns, cold calling, content tagging, LinkedIn, etc.) and are strong in connecting with decision makers and influencers within target segments.
  • You are a highly self-organised and mature self-starter who understands the essence of working with colleagues and teams across countries.
  • You are willing to travel to the Austrian Headquarter every six weeks (Onboarding, Meetings).
  • You have excellent communication and writing skills in French and English and are recognised as a talented and articulate communicator and negotiator.
  • You can identify with our EPIC values – Excellence, Passion, Integrity & Cleverness.

We offer

As one of Austria's Best Employers 2021 and a certified Great Place To Work®, we are particularly proud of our corporate culture. In addition to an open and very appreciative interaction, we offer you: 

  • Stunningly flexible working hours between 6:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. 
  • The possibility of working from home.
  • Further training opportunities as part of our smec Academy – career paths, competence development, online learning platform with more than 3,500 courses, and much more.
  • Sports and health offers as part of smec Health – own fitness room, e-bikes, fresh fruits every day and joint sports activities
  • Cool events like internal meetups, get-togethers and other social activities
  • Sponsoring of team events 
  • Great employee referral program: for referrals you get an individual event or bonus as a thank you.
  • 3-month onboarding program with buddy support
  • Growing company with startup flair and many development opportunities
  • New MacBook with private use option
  • Free coffee and tea
  • No dress code - come as you are! :-)

Sounds exciting? We look forward to receiving your application and are happy to answer any questions you may have.

The competitive salary package depends on your experience and qualification.

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

About smec

smec – Smarter Ecommerce is one of the leading B2B SaaS providers of paid search automation software and a strategic partner for online retailers in Europe.

Due to our vast experience in the highly specialised PPC industry, we constantly add value to our existing tools and challenge competitors with innovative solutions.

More than 500 national and international clients with yearly budgets worth 550+m Euro rely on our data-driven insights and best-in-class consulting services regarding Data & Growth Strategy, the Google Marketing Platform (GMP), Microsoft Advertising, Programmatic, Display Ads and more. Leveraging these advantages, we are building a powerful online retail data platform and are transforming from a pure PPC specialist to a strategic growth partner for online retailers.

We are growing fast – in the meantime more than 150 passionate employees from 20 different countries are following their professional passion at one of our locations in Linz, Vienna and London.

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