Sales Development Representative (M/F/D) - German Speaker
- Barcelona, Spain
CyberVadis provides enterprises with a cost-effective and scalable solution for third-party cybersecurity risk assessments. Our methodology maps to all major international compliance standards including NIST, ISO 27001, GDPR, and many other privacy and security laws. CyberVadis’ solution combines the speed of automation with the accuracy and effectiveness of a team of experts. We directly engage vendors from all over the world with assessments, validate results with an in-house team of security analysts, and issue companies a standardized cybersecurity rating that they can share with others, along with a detailed improvement plan for increasing their score and the ability to collaborate with clients on implementing better practices.
CyberVadis offers exciting career opportunities to revolutionize cybersecurity ratings. We are a small team moving at extreme speed, building a full-blown product from the ground up. We are looking for passionate team players from a variety of disciplines to drive the evolution of our business.
CyberVadis was developed by EcoVadis, the world’s most trusted provider of businesses sustainability ratings, intelligence and collaborative performance improvement tools for global supply chains.
CyberVadis seeks a Sales Development Representative (SDR) to join our Barcelona office.
Sales Development Representatives are responsible for generating new opportunities through inbound activities on Marketing Qualified Leads and outbound activities on target accounts. SDRs are accountable for the sales process until the stage “New Opportunity”, when an opportunity is created and handed over to an Account Executive (AE).
Target market: >1B EUR revenue companies based in the DACH region
Generating new business opportunities to fuel revenue for CyberVadis,
Scheduling discovery calls for Account Executives,
Conducting high-level discovery and educational conversations with Senior Executives (Directors of Cybersecurity) in Target Accounts,
Evangelizing the importance of Cyber security for Global 500 companies,
Leveraging your teammates (Marketing and Account Executives) to develop targeted lists, call strategies and messaging in order to drive opportunities in regional areas,
Maintaining an activity volume of 50+ calls/emails per day with the intent to qualify leads and create pipeline growth,
Meeting or exceeding your quota,
Staying up-to-date on industry trends and competition,
Recording and documenting all calls and communications in Salesforce.com in order to identify trends for improvement,
Monitoring social networks such as Linkedin for sales opportunities and leads,
Reporting on weekly results, both qualitative and quantitative.
You must have an outgoing personality along with an exceptional level of drive and a desire to learn new skills and to build a career in sales and marketing. You should have excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal, and active listening skills, as well as the ability to work autonomously. Specific requirements for the role include:
A degree in business, IT or cybersecurity related areas,
At least 1 year of experience working in one of the following functions/areas: Sales, Business Development or Cyber Security,
Fluency in English and German,
Evidence that you are a strong performer in your current role,
Superior communication skills and the ability to build rapport,
Ability to work under pressure and managing multiple tasks,
Ability to work well in an international startup team environment,
Autonomous and self-driven,
Knowledge of cultural norms and differences across European countries,
Passion about cyber security and willing to pursue a career in both cyber security and sales.
If you’re interested, don’t forget to tell us more about yourself in a cover letter!
Perks at CyberVadis:
- Working closely with a cross functional team of highly motivated and intelligent folks with a unique range of startup and enterprise experience,
- Vibrant company culture with frequent team building events,
- Mentorship opportunities,
- Career growth opportunities,
- Location: Barcelona
- When: ASAP