Dysonis a global technology company founded in 1993 in Malmesbury, UK. Over 10,000people, including James Dyson himself, spend their days strategizing, inventingtechnology and telling the Dyson story to the world.
It's all about betterideas and better technologies to solve other people problems.
TheNordics market is still a relatively young, but profitable and evolving marketfor Dyson, with lots of exciting grow potentials.
Dyson Professional team epitomizes theentrepreneurial spirit that has defined Dyson since day one : ambitious,commercially savvy, and strategically agile and we consistently strive to livethe Dyson values of Authentic, Different and Better every day.
We work withinthe highly competitive B2B environment introducing Dyson technology topotential owners by implementing the most profitable long-
term business plansand driving innovative ways of extending our reach. It requires managingmultiple networks of customer contacts and overseeing numerous routes to market from building on strong relationships with electrical resellers and washroomservice providers, developing strategic partnerships with complimentary productpartners to extending our rental offering and seeking new routes to market.
Ittakes ownership, courage and tough negotiations. Being constantly driven to seeclearer solutions and drive better results we see every day as a race day.
Geographical responsibilities for this role cover the whole of Norwaybut with a focus on Oslo. The job will require about 70% being on the roadchasing opportunities and regular travelling;
the candidate is by preferencelocated in or near Oslo. This role reports into the Nordics Business Developmentmanager, based in Stockholm.
These are the responsibilities :
1) Achievement of new business generation targets
You will be required to co-develop and execute the City Strategy that targets the key major conurbations, and specific new business strategies for the geographical regions
Create strong working relationships with the Marketing Manager to help you achieve your new business targets
2) New business meeting generation
Work closely with the Marketing Manager to develop a plan to generate leadsvia marketing activities, online and offline
Self-generate new business meetings with target customers withinidentified cities through multiple routes telephone, cold calling &digital
Utilise relationships with third parties to generate new businessmeetings
Build a network of key contacts within relevant trade bodies andassociations
3) Management of multiple routes to market
Manage the route to market plan that covers multiple customer typesDirect to Dyson Professional business ownersArchitects, Specifiers and DesignersMechanical and Electrical engineersConstruction companiesElectrical distributors and wholesalersWashroom PartnersRental providers
4) Effective Journey and Activity Planning
Demonstrating regional knowledge in efficient journey planning of appointments, Lunch & Learns, networking and trade events.
Create and implement tactical sales and marketing activity.
Seek to establish new and innovative ways to sell Dyson Professional products into partners and direct customers.
Achieve a minimum target of visits through new business, partners and direct customers
5) Accurate Reporting and Communication
To manage all Sales opportunities through Salesforce.com and ensure all tasks are completed on time.
To achieve all report responsibilities in a timely and accurate fashion
Provide full and regular reports to the Nordics Business Development Manager
Delivery of clear and professional communication to all internal and external customers
6) Business Meeting skills
Demonstrate a high level of planning and preparation for all face to face meetings.
Present clear and compelling propositions to customers through professional well-structured business meetings.
Gain an understanding of the key drivers for each third-party partner and tailor solutions to meet these.
Deliver effective sales presentations through varying formats to third-party customers.
Utilise excellent knowledge of Dyson technology to deliver compelling demonstrations of all Professional products
Demonstrate clear SMART objective setting for all activity.
7) Fulfil other duties as required
Relish opportunity to pick up new activities that fall broadly in the purpose of the role.
Identify problems and find solutions.
Successful record of commercial experience including strong analyticalability, project management within B2B
Experience of direct & indirect sales
Effective, concise communicator
Strong presentation skills
Excellent time management and good planning skills
Self-starter, positive attitude and motivated
Strong team player
Assertive and able to overcome objections
Confident and hungry for success
CRM system knowledge desirable
Fluent in Norwegian and English.
Flexible working hours
Company bonus scheme
Discount on Dyson machines
24 / 7 accident insurance