We are Brenger; a clean-tech startup building a sustainable transportation platform that solves inefficient bulky goods transport through optimisation of van utilisation of every van on the road, reducing CO2 emission along the way. We started our adventure back in 2016 in Amsterdam and we are about to scale our services throughout Europe! To start our expansion in Germany we are looking for an ambitious and sales driven Market Launcher to accelerate our presence in Germany. Ready to become our first German Market Launcher? Join us!
In this role you will be part of the expansion team and responsible for scaling our business in Germany. You will explore the market and perform a variety of tasks to expand Brenger’s presence through local market research, sales, partnerships and courier supply management. Together with Roeland (International Expansion Manager) you will have a key role to our growth agenda within Germany. You will also be working closely with Derk (CEO) and the Operations team in order to get German customers up and running.
Key tasks & responsibilities
Business development (50%)
Validate local expansion opportunities within (to begin with) the Nordrhein-Westfalen region through market research, networking and knowledge of the retail and transportation industry
Responsible for developing local marketplace & retail partnerships
Account management (20%)
Follow up on leads and prepare proposals
Onboarding of new customers
Courier supply management (20%)
Attracting couriers to the platform through sales
Operations support (10%)
Supporting business customers with the help of our business operations support team
At least 5 years proven experience in a similar role within a fast-paced environment
Preferably having worked in or with marketplaces
Native German speaker, fluent in English. Some Dutch is nice :)
Commercially strong and a strong networker
Able to work independently with an entrepreneurial mindset
Your strategic thinking and coordination is as sharp as your executional power
In terms of location, we are flexible. In the first few months you'll probably be in our Amsterdam office regularly, after which you will most of the time located in Germany. Location is still to be determined as you're the first hire in Germany. There is German support at our Amsterdam office.
What we offer
At Brenger we work hard every day to keep Brenger growing and we celebrate our successes, big and small. You will work in a vibrant and ambitious team in central Amsterdam. In addition to a good monthly salary we offer you a sales bonus, pension plan participation and the opportunity to learn and to grow fast within a dynamic work environment with a lot of freedom. In normal (no covid) circumstances we enjoy daily lunches together and are having company updates and a lot of fun (online) team events!
Are you ready to hit the ground running within a crucial and impactful position?
Join us and become a meaningful member of our Brenger team.
We are looking forward to your application! ⚡
Want to see what we do? Check our explanatory video here