Head of Sales
Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 23 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.
Within Zalando Marketing Services we create meaningful connections between brands and consumers through a deep understanding of their personalities. The company is active in 15 European markets, constantly launches new marketing tech innovations and works with sophisticated brands, agencies and publishers from the fashion world and beyond. Thanks to its holistic mix of the latest data-driven technology, in-depth audience insights and data science methodology, brands like Nike, Adidas, Converse, G-Star RAW, Sky, and Douglas have all produced successful campaigns.
As a Head of Sales you will drive sales strategies for new frontier marketing, scaling one of the key businesses of Zalando Marketing Services, i.e. Collabary. Collabary’s mission as an influencer marketing platform is to connect brands with matching content creators that drive brand’s marketing messages authentically to their followers. You will shape Collabary’s vision further and lead our international expansion. Building, developing and growing your Sales team and acting as a point of contact for our key clients.
Our targets are ambitious we are looking for a hands on leader who is seeking a new challenge in an entrepreneurial, fast growing and exciting environment.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
- Lead and develop our international Sales team. Support & foster talent, drive integration and collaboration across teams and be a true role model
- Create strategies and concepts related to the sales activities and grow our client base, enable your team and be responsible for selling and promoting our innovative audience advertising solutions
- Steer the Sales business by monitoring all financial metrics. Optimize processes with regard to efficiency and quality and monitor success by defining suitable KPIs.
- Play an important part in shaping and developing Collabary with your professional marketing experience and ever evolving market knowledge in the dynamic field of influencer marketing
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
- Passionate Sales Leader with 8+ years experience and proven track record of scaling and building businesses, ideally on advertiser side or SaaS environment
- Managed and lead teams in the past with the ability to grow and coach your team members with the aim to shape influencer marketing
- Strategic thinker with the ability to identify challenges and find innovative solutions in order to strengthen our product offerings
- Strong business acumen and execution skills with a focus on bringing impact to the business by harnessing your entrepreneurial/ start-up sensibilities
PERKS AT WORK
- A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
- Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
- Mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
- Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms* (*available in select locations)
We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
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