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Sales Director (f/m)


You are enthusiastic about the world of digital PR and Communication? You want to join a team that is selling the world's greatest PR and Communications platform? You want to play a shaping role in the growth journey of a SaaS-company, reaching ambitious targets in 2018 and beyond? Then this is Mynewsdesk!

We are looking for an outstanding Sales Director (f/m) to join the German branch. In this position you will take leadership responsibility for our growing sales team in Munich, shape and implement business development strategies as well as working operationally within sales. This role will play a crucial part in moving the German business to the next level as we continue to grow strongly. This role reports directly to the Country Manager Germany.

This role will be responsible for:


  • You will lead and actively grow the Munich sales team and by that, take charge of attracting and recruiting new sales stars into your team.
  • You will ongoingly develop the team and individuals, ensuring effective onboarding and developing them into high performing sales representatives.
  • You will drive organizational change within your team, setting up and implementing effective processes and structures as the organization keeps growing.
  • You will be responsible for the team's revenue performance by managing and supporting each sales individual. Measuring and proactively driving performance through KPIs, forecasts, commits as well as reporting will be part of your daily managerial business.
  • You will act as a strong cultural role model, living and leading the Mynewsdesk way.


  • You play a vital role in shaping the sales organization, where you are continuously driving the development of people, structures and new business opportunities to reach sales excellence and with it, the revenue goals of your team
  • You are an essential part in planning and executing the sales strategy and new projects, developing and nurturing the D-A-CH region.
  • You yourself will be operating within new business, building strategic relationships and working towards realizing your team's revenue targets.

Who you are:

  • You bring in a couple of years of leadership experience in a growth company, preferably in the online or SaaS-sector or in the field of digitalization.
  • You have a proven track record in sales management and in leading and developing high performing sales teams.
  • You show a high level of entrepreneural thinking and strategic approaches - you see, evaluate and realize new business opportunities, you are willing to take risks and try out new things.
  • You are a true self-starter with a positive mindset - your work approach is characterized by a strong proactivity, a high sense of responsibility, endurance and a great amount of initiative.
  • You show a strong drive and high commitment when it comes to setting challenging targets and reaching revenue goals.
  • You bring in a strong people approach - you lead by example, you are able to see strengths and talents in your employees, develop them through coaching and individual support as well as being able to engage, motivate and inspire - our key factors to drive performance.
  • You show a high level of seniority with a courteous appearance, assertiveness and problem-solving competency.
  • You are an excellent relationship builder - with colleagues as well as with business customers. You are socially intelligent, you show great empathy and you are a strong and convincing communicator.
  • You actively drive business results by your own sales activities - you are a business hunter that follows a consultative selling approach and is strong at closing.

What's in it for you?

  • A FANTASTIC TEAM: You will become a vital part of an experienced and ambitious team. As the Sales Director (f/m) you will get the chance to build, develop and lead a highly motivated sales team and together with all of us, directly drive business growth.
  • AMPLE ROOM for your ideas and initiatives: We look for diverse perspectives and visions on how to approach the business and drive our growth.
  • A WORKPLACE that is characterized by trust, respect and appreciation. Our flat hierarchy enables an open communication and transparency among employees and managers.
  • STEADY DEVELOPMENT: We offer yearly trainings, regular workshops and teamlearning events for your big development leap. Ongoing experience exchanges, pair-shares and coaching sessions are at the core of your daily dose of learning.
  • CAREER MOVES, vertically and horizontally. As we are growing strongly in the central european market, Mynewsdesk will be place for you to grow into your next big role.
  • GREAT PERKS & BENEFITS: You can count on an attractive provision model, various health and fitness allowances, flexible work scheme, a company pension scheme and regular teamlunches!

You think you will thrive in the Mynewsdesk environment and you are sure you can live up to our ideals of leadership? Then get in touch! We are looking forward to learn more about you!

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Konrad-Zuse-Platz 8
81829 Munich Directions

Perks & Benefits

All of our employees play an essential part in shaping our product and business - today and tomorrow. We want you to play a part too.

  • Agile working

    We like to bring people, processes and technology together, and we like to see you fail. And get up and try again. We encourage you to continuously find new ways and solutions: what works best for you and for the business?

  • Great collegues

    We support, challenge and inspire each other. That’s something we do on every day basis, both with co-workers and customers.

  • Creativity

    Embrace your creativity. We offer the creative freedom to develop new ideas and innovative thinking. That’s why we think that in combination with our agile mindset, this is a breeding ground for really great things!

  • Great conditions

    Enjoy all the big business benefits in combination with the spirit of a start-up. You will be challenged to excel professionally and have some great perks meanwhile.

Workplace & Culture

It’s not just a job, it’s so much more. Mynewsdesk is a creative workplace where we make the most out of your talents and what you’re good at. Our high is in people and their development. Mynewsdesk is a place for you to grow, both professionally and as an individual. As a company, we are growing too. We are looking for people to join our teams, to build, sell, market, administrate and facilitate the world’s leading PR platform.

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