Head of Business Development (GERMAN SPEAKER) // Honeypot

September 6, 2017
Honeypot is a developer-focused job platform on a mission to get every developer a great job. Honeypot is co- founded by entrepreneurs Kaya Taner and Emma Tracey. Kaya previously co-founded mobile app marketing platform AppLift, a profitable organisation with 250+ employees today and raised USD 20 Mio+ Venture funding from Dutch Prime Ventures. Emma previously co-founded Lifa Communications, based in South Africa. Honeypot is now looking for a highly-driven, intelligent Head of BizDev ready for a true entrepreneurial challenge.

Our Offer:

  • Work closely with experienced founders and participate in the scale up
  • Full ownership from setting targets to execution
  • Competitive salary package and significant equity participation
  • Environment that embraces freedom and autonomy and values team spirit and open communication
  • Deep dive into the European startup scene and access to a well-established network
  • Work with top-performing Jedis in the startup center of Berlin :-)

Your Responsibilities:

  • You lead our global b2b efforts, negotiate and close deals with top technology companies
  • You plan and set structured targets and develop the company’s revenues
  • You build, mentor and manage a top-notch b2b team
  • You take he the whole b2b side of the business towards excellence
  • You co-plan and incubate the rollout into international markets
  • You plan strategically (inbound and outbound) lead generation with the growth team and execute hands-on
  • You attend industry fairs and are the face-to-the-customer
  • You organise educational workshops and become a Honeypot Evangelist
  • You work independently and manage your own work
  • You bring in new ideas and strive for constant improvement
  • You work closely with the company’s product and growth teams to improve our products and services according to client needs
  • You recruit further top talents into the company and help train them
  • You contribute strongly to the overall success of the company

Our Requirements:

  • Completed Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, preferably in Business Administration or any other related field (applicants are usually in the top 20% of their academic or professional peer group)
  • Fluency in German (and English) is a MUST
  • Minimum 3 years (more is better) of professional experience in customer facing roles (e.g. Business Development, Account Management, Customer Success)
  • Experience in building, mentoring and managing teams
  • Previous experience in startups and/or selling technology-based products strong plus
  • Very strong motivation to make a successful career within start-ups
  • Excellent communication, presentation and relationship-building skills
  • True love for building lasting (client-)relationships and stellar dealmaking abilities
  • Very strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to take ownership and drive both operational tasks as well as strategic decisions
  • Mindset and ability to work/communicate in a fast-paced environment
  • Hunger for achievement
  • Belief that awesome things are MADE to happen :-)

Please send us a message together with your resume of why you are the right fit for this job and what motivates you about this job.

We are looking forward to getting to know you!

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