Business Development Representative



Sales & Business Development
Auckland, New Zealand
Posted on Monday, November 20, 2023

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Role Description:

As a Business Development Representative you are the fuel to our revenue engine, and the key to our continued growth across the region, building inroads across a breadth of new industries and organisations across the wider New Zealand business. We are looking for high-reaching people with an appetite to making an impact within our business.

Our ideal candidate will have a high level of practical business knowledge, natural sales instincts, and the ability thing creatively; with the ability to be a tenacious self-starters every day. You will enjoy business development and won’t be afraid to pick up the phone. offers a fast-paced, innovative environment where you will be provided the tools, resources and outstanding leadership to sell business application solutions and take your career to the next level!

  • Generate new business opportunities to fuel our growth
  • Create and prioritise strategic target account lists within a defined territory
  • Achieve monthly quotas of qualified opportunities and closed business
  • Create a great first impression to our prospects and customers by providing them with a world class experience
  • Partner with our experienced Account Executives to help fill their pipeline and develop your skills
  • Research and build business cases to expand our list of accounts (i.e. adding contacts, sending emails, strategic calling)
  • Conduct high level conversations with senior executives in prospect accounts
  • Evangelise and the on-demand model

A bit about you:

  • A desire or strong curiosity about sales
  • 2 - 3 commercial and sales experience ideally with CRM and Enterprise prospecting experience
  • “Tech savvy” - have a pure interest in tech and able to navigate around technology with ease
  • Genuine passion to develop your career
  • Experience being held to critical metrics and targets
  • Resilience when facing challenges, and creative in finding solutions
  • Desire to work in a fast paced, team-lead environment
  • Ability to multi-task, take initiative, prioritise, and manage time effectively
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter with a growth mindset

Our investment in you:

  • World class enablement and on-demand training - check out for a sneak peek!
  • Clear path to account executive with accelerated leadership development programs
  • Onboarding product bootcamp
  • Fast Ramp mentorship program
  • Weekly 1:1 coaching with your leadership
  • Exposure to executive thought leaders with a passion for living our values



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