Does making and fostering great client relationships around innovation topics make your heart beat faster? Do you get a kick out of acquiring new clients? Is agile your preferred way of working? If this sounds like you, please read on!
You love to do business development work but realise that a sale is nothing without solid delivery of promised impact. You understand that building successful business relations requires an end-to-end responsibility from promise to constantly delivering to meet and exceed expectations.
As a Futurice Business Development Manager, you will work in a team together with some of the very best consultants and professionals in software development, design and digital business. With your true passion for building and retaining quality customer relationships, you will help them to succeed in delivering outstanding impact for our clients whose standards are high. You aim to become the most important trusted contact person for the client.
Our clients are leading international corporations and small to medium size companies in e.g. automotive, energy, consumer goods and financial industries. We help them to find new ways to prosper and succeed in the digital era, in an ever more rapidly changing business environment.
This role consists of business development and account care for existing and new clients, discovering and developing new opportunities as well as overseeing projects, taking holistic responsibility for the health and well-being of entire customer accounts, inside sales to our project teams.
We’re looking for a rising star who has at least some years of relevant experience in customer acquisition and sales already under their belt. You have a passion for innovation and networking, understanding of consulting, love to drive the business forward and are not afraid of cold calls if needed. Everybody can sell products - your passion is to sell services. You might have a Degree for example in Information Technology/Management, Software Production, Business, Industrial Management or similar, or perhaps you have acquired equivalent skills elsewhere, e.g. software development, design, data science or leading agile development work.
We expect you to understand the software world and what it takes to build digital services for demanding clients. You have a passion for innovation topics.
Fluent German skills on business level are a must in this role Your primary focus will be on the German market and most of the clients in Germany prefer this language.
Finally, it is very important that your mindset is a match with Futurice’s culture and organization. You will need to work as an excellent autonomous team player in our highly social, silo-free, diverse organization without many boxes, restrictions or functional roles.
We are proud of our lean, flat organization and distinctive organizational culture – one that has been selected as the best place to work in Europe twice. At Futurice, trust is not earned - it is given. And yes - you will also have a lot of fun with some of the most awesome colleagues in the world both at daily work and at our various crazy events!
Besides our people and our culture that has been awarded internationally, we have even more multiple benefits for you:
And last but not least - our Futurice specialities!
We would love to hear from you! Please share a few lines about yourself and your up-to-date CV using the form below.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Futurice’s goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the people we serve. As an ultimate learning platform that empowers people to become a better version of themselves, we believe that diversity and inclusion are important to our company's success. We seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse pool of candidates. We welcome applications from everyone, regardless of their race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, medical condition, or other non-merit factors - we care for each other!
Futurice is a new breed of innovation consultancy that has digital values at its core. We inject life into digital solutions by designing innovative mobile apps and online software – all with a focus on user experience and interaction. We believe that the winning recipe for digital projects is happy people, happy customers, and happy users. We are co-creating the future. Our work has meaning and makes an impact on society. By helping our clients thrive, we co-create a better future.
Founded in 2000 we are over 650-strong and growing. We are all about people. We trust each other and care about each other. We are open and honest. We empower and encourage each other. We are committed to helping you become a better version of you. We challenge each other to find a path of personal growth. We support each other as we learn and grow as people and professionals.
We are cultivating a diverse and proud community, and committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and grow.
As an international company with Nordic roots, our HQ is in Helsinki and we have offices in Tampere, Stockholm, Oslo, Berlin, Munich and Stuttgart. We come from all over the world. Our clients are international, as are the opportunities we provide. Our culture is built on a Nordic heritage of trust and transparency.