Sales Development Representative at Lightspeed POS
Ghent, BE
Are you ambitious? Are you experienced in sales, but you still want to learn a lot about deals before growing into a specialised sales role? Do you get excited about the opportunity to talk with entrepreneurs? If so, we want to hear from you!
 
We are growing and therefore looking for the best sales people to contribute and impact our success. As a Sales Development Representative, you will be joining an ambitious sales driven team based in Ghent. You will act as a trusted consultant for entrepreneurs in e-commerce, hospitality and retail by reviewing and qualifying prospects. 

You will:
  • Identify new business, mainly through telephone and email communication, by getting in touch with prospects and introducing Lightspeed solutions - #communication
  • encourage all inbound leads through to qualification for Lightspeed inside sales team - #challenge
  • identify customer needs to comprehend if Lightspeed service would be a good fit - #opportunities
  • manage multiple lead sources, including incoming calls, emails, chats and referrals at a given time - #lead management
  • manage existing customer database using Salesforce, to ensure all communications are logged and identified - #notes
  • cooperate with the Sales Development Manager to develop new strategies to grow sales pipeline, and consistently meet monthly, quarterly and annual targets - #strategy
You bring to the team:
  • Experience in successfully selling into Belgian markets;
  • full professional fluency in English, French and Flemish;
  • 1+ years of Sales experience in a B2B environment, preferably in a solution-sales / technology-related environment;
  • bachelor’s degree in marketing or business, or any related fields;
  • excellent oral and written communication skills on different channels (phone, e-mail…) as well as excellent listening skills;
  • demonstrated ability to meet and/or exceed determined targets/quotas;
  • ability to succeed in a competitive, result-oriented environment;
  • passion for people and technology.
What is in it for you?

You'll be part of a rapidly growing, market-competitive company where communicating with potential clients to boost the business was never such fun. We stand strong with our mission to make businesses grow.

In addition to the perks you see on the Careers page, you’ll get access to:
  • An environment that encourages initiatives and leadership;
  • fun activities with your teammates - be part of the Lightspeed family;
  • social events throughout the year including the legendary annual holiday party in Amsterdam, the bi-annual company barbecues and many more;
  • free Friday afternoon drinks;
  • work with highly skilled people who are as passionate about their craft as you are!

Now a little bit about us:

Lightspeed powers small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world with its cloud-based commerce platform. Its smart, scalable, and dependable all-in-one Point of Sale software system helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. Founded in 2005 with offices in Canada, USA, Europe and Australia, Lightspeed recently completed its initial public offering on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: LSPD). We're passionate about enabling people to do their best work. Come work with us and find out what you can do.