We are looking for an amazing Head of Sales in our OLX Hub in Bucharest to coordinate the OLX Sales teams in Romania, Portugal and Bulgaria.
The Head of Sales is an outstanding people manager with a data-driven way of working. Affinity with user experience and a customer-centric mindset are key.
As the leader of the department, it’s important to keep your team motivated and focused on their objectives. As the Head of Sales, you will be driving the growth of the professional sellers on the OLX platform in Romania, Portugal, and Bulgaria.
A huge opportunity! : ) We already have fantastic sales teams in our three markets and we are aiming to grow and strengthen our teams
at OLX Group
We at OLX Group are proud to be one of the leading players in the online commerce space. In Bulgaria, Portugal and Romania, we operate our platforms with millions of customers that come to buy and sell their products and services every month.
We are the go-to-place for second-hand trade, for offering your Services and for finding a new Job. But we are much more than that, we have tens of thousands of professionals selling their goods and services through OLX.
And with the current marketing conditions, online trade has just started. Every day, more and more businesses come to OLX to start their online journey.
What responsibilities will you get when working with us?
Lead the professional customer growth across our 3 markets. E-commerce has just gotten started. It’s your job to put OLX on the map for our professional sellers / SMEs, making OLX the go-to place for SMEs to start and run their business online
Be the customer advocate for our professional customers. Elevating the success of the tens of thousands of professional customers we already have on OLX (farming), as well as attracting new customers to join OLX (hunting) in smart ways
Work together with your business partners in the management team to plan and drive the commercial strategy
Drive growth by building an efficient team, increasing customer value and growing the number of professional customers on OLX
Together with your teams on the ground you will structure and supervise the processes aiming to achieve customer satisfaction and happiness;
Drive the operational harmonization across the three markets
Manage, hire, develop, train and mentor the awesome members of the sales teams; employee happiness is as important as customer happiness ;)
Design the optimal structures and processes for the team and assess opportunities to improve our ways of working between the teams and with our customers
Analyze customer feedback and collaborate with the Product and Marketing teams to ensure the voice of the customer echoes throughout the company
What will you need to be successful in this role?
7 years of working experience as a Sales Manager, with sizable teams >
Multiple years of experience in e-commerce in Romania
You have scaled sales teams in highly competitive circumstances
A proven track record for driving increasing customer value (ARPU - Account Management, Farming) as well as attracting new customers in a smart ways (Hunting, Prospecting)
A passion for solving problems for customers and your team members
Strong analytical skills and data-driven thinking, numbers and customer feedback drive your decision making
Advanced communication and interpersonal skills
Experience with leading teams in different countries is a big advantage, not required
Experience with SalesForce will come in very handy ;)
Fluent in English and native Romanian
Based on Bucharest
What can you expect from us and what do we offer?
Unique opportunity to become a part of an international group and one of the major Internet Brands of Romania, Portugal and Bulgaria, contributing to the global OLX Group success
Perks like a laptop, phone, bonus system for good performance, and much more
We also offer a great working environment, a young and fun team, constant training and challenging projects
We are turning Diversity & Inclusion into our superpower and competitive advantage. We encourage people of all races, ethnicities, disabilities, ages, gender identity or expression, backgrounds and experiences to consider applying for this role
Why should you join OLX Group?
The OLX Group is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 45 markets, including brands like OLX, Avito, letgo, dubizzle, among others.
The OLX Group connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by making it fast and easy for anyone to post a listing through their mobile phone or on the web.
Hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world generate more than 1.9 billion monthly visits, 37 billion monthly page views and 54 million listings every month on the OLX Group's online marketplaces.
Our 3000+ committed employees are making a difference from our 25 offices across the globe.
At OLX we have a clear ambition to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services.
This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person.
If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful. Want to know more?