The Sales Consultant role is a business-to-business sales role which involves presenting the cutting-edge Meltwater services to prospective clients across the UK and Europe.This position holds full ownership over the entire B2B sales life-cycle.
Our clients are typically in the Public Relations, Communications, or Marketing Departments, across a wide number of industries, and we work directly with decision makers in a very consultative fashion. Meltwater isn’t a service that is used by just one industry, so you will get exposure to companies and organizations of varying sizes and across a large number of verticals, helping you expand your business acumen every day. You will be responsible for the entire sales process, from prospecting to product demonstrations to bringing clients onboard yourself – getting all of the credit for your hard work!
This role is also the first step in our international management training program - Meltwater only promotes from within and we take great care and effort in continuing training and growing our team professionally from day one. In addition to training you to become a successful sales person, we pride ourselves in being able to develop fantastic leaders, and our goal is to facilitate your professional growth, taking on more responsibilities once you are ready for them. With offices in 60 cities across the globe, the opportunities to advance your career are unlimited.
To accommodate our rapid growth, we are looking for ambitious, driven professionals to join our team. The kind of person that is successful with Meltwater is hardworking, has business intelligence, and is well rounded. We are inspired by people who are self-motivated and hold themselves to a high standard, have a good sense of humor, and a willingness to succeed.
Start Date - Immediately
Office Location: 67-71 Shoreditch High St, London E1 6JJ, United Kingdom
Compensation: Base salary + bonuses + uncapped commission
At a minimum, you will need:
- A University degree with strong academic results
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
- Natural leadership qualities
You will get bonus Points for:
- Experience in selling social listening or analytics tools
- Ambitious internships or relevant professional experience
- Familiarity with the Marketing function inside of companies
- International experience (academic, personal or professional)
Founded in Oslo in 2001 before moving our headquarters to San Francisco in 2006, Meltwater is the global leader in media intelligence, with over 2,000 employees globally and 30,000 corporate clients. Our innovative products help businesses extract insights from billions of online conversations and articles – we call it Outside Insight.
For over fifteen years, Meltwater has maintained a very unique culture, based on a foundation and belief in people and the potential they possess, regardless of experience. Like many entrepreneurially focused companies, Meltwater employees embody the work-hard, play-hard spirit. Whether you meet an employee from San Diego or Hong Kong, you will likely discover many similarities in terms of their achievements, focus and superior communication skills.
Our office spaces are collaborative, open working environments in which teamwork, learning, and fun are the day-to-day norms. Each office consists of a number of small teams, ensuring that all of our employees have easy and frequent exposure to their managers and can quickly learn from those around them.
Meltwater is firmly committed to affording equal employment opportunities to all candidates and employees alike without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status disability, veteran status and we treat each individual with respect and dignity.
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