Business Development Sales Lead
Posted on: 15 August 2022
Application last date: 25 September 2022
Are you a force to be reckoned with but you want to make a difference in this world? Sell what you love and believe in. Do you want to work for a multi-award-winning social tech business and make a positive impact on the most vulnerable children in society?
At Mind Of My Own our ambition is for all children’s voices to be heard and we carefully co-produce all our apps with children. This is why Mind Of My Own is the trusted apps for children’s services. We believe that every child is able to have a say, so we create fully accessible apps that provide a unique digital solution to advancing universal children’s rights. Our apps are a smart way to receive organic, uncontrived and authentic feedback from a wide range of children and young people.
Mind Of My Own has again been named as one of Escape the City’s Top 100 companies to work for in 2022 -proudly achieving a 10/10 score from our current team.
If you are an enthusiastic and proficient salesperson come and join Mind Of My Own, a well-established and growing business in the tech for social good sector. Our sales team is made up of smart, motivated individuals who understand complex SaaS sales cycles and are inspired by the challenge. We are growing both in the UK and internationally and now need to increase our business development team to ensure Mind Of My Own continues to deliver a top-quality service.
Although this role is home-based in the UK it will require you to be available for travel in the UK and possibly abroad.
Working for Mind Of My Own is inspiring. Not only does the role allow you to play an active part in developing the company’s future, its size also enables you to demonstrate and develop a broad range of skills that a traditional larger company wouldn’t be able to. Mind Of My Own is an agile, energetic and positive place to work. – Natalie, employee
You will be looking to join an ambitious company where you can use your initiative, develop your skills and be part of a high-performing, small dynamic team.
A strong negotiator who can quickly engage people and sell, present effectively and have the resilience to chase down and close business
Able to manage complex SaaS sales cycles
Highly motivated, driven, tenacious and self-motivated with an entrepreneurial approach
Able to effectively work remotely
A team player, smart, adapt well with change and have a positive attitude
A skilled sales person with a minimum of 3+ years of professional sales experience
Able to build a pipeline and have a proven track record of exceeding goals
In possession of high levels of emotional intelligence
Ambitious and passionate about working in tech for good and are able to work in a fast-paced environment
A great communicator with exceptional written and verbal communications skills
What you’ll do:
Support the sales team in selling our digital participation tools into local government and children’s services providers
Meet and exceed revenue targets set for you
Contribute to the continued development of our growing in-house sales processes
Manage pipeline activity accurately using Pipedrive
Accurately forecast up and coming business
Collaborate with the rest of the team sharing insights and competitor activity
Mind Of My Own is an equal opportunity employer that is fully committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and welcomes applications from all. All recruitment decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and our business needs. We have flexible public holidays so you can swap days off according to your values and beliefs. Our products are for everyone and so is our workplace.
I love the company culture as it is positive, motivating, believing in each other as colleagues, transparent, open to new ideas and listening to each other. It gives me a great work life balance. – Vinishree, employee
Our employment and wellbeing package offers a range of benefits and flexible working arrangements including a four-day working week.
I love working at Mind Of My Own as we’re making a difference. The team are supportive and even though we all work remotely, you don’t ever feel alone. Job Of My Own means that I can still spend precious early years’ time with my two-year-old and we can go swimming every Wednesday afternoon. – Melissa, employee
Applications should be made by sending a 2-page CV and cover letter explaining why you are the person we are looking for.
The closing date for applications is 4 October 2022.
Invitations to interview will be made on 5 October and if successful you will be asked to prepare a short presentation for the interview.
If you would like an informal chat about the role please contact email@example.com
Interviews with our directors will be held on Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 October.