Head Of Business Development - Europe, Dublin

Published 2023-05-27
Expires 2023-06-27
ID #1592720165
Head Of Business Development - Europe, Dublin
Ireland, Dublin, Dublin,
Published May 27, 2023

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Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Head of business development - europe
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JOB PURPOSE As a Head of Business Development at Companjon, you'll be part of a company that's already made waves by partnering with leading players in banking, travel, telco, mobility, and e-commerce. This isn't your run-of-the-mill job; it's a chance to be at the forefront of innovation and shape the future of insurance. We're all about being a scale-up, where your ideas will be heard, and your work will have a direct impact on our growth. It's not just a job; it's an opportunity to be part of a game-changing team that's disrupting the industry and making waves in the market. Need an example? Companjons are the first European team to attach insurance that is specific to the individual underlying transaction it is insuring live at the moment of customer booking. Need more? We can do this with fully dynamic pricing based on live data! Ready to start selling this?     Why  y ou should join Companjon   At Companjon our aim is to lead the embedded insurance market in Europe and beyond.     We are on a mission  to change the way people think about insurance. We strive to inspire to break new ground and find progressive solutions that really improve people lives. We put people at the centre of our attention. We create solutions that are based on collaboration and the exchange of brilliant minds.   ROLE AND KEY RESPONSIBILITIES What you will do as Business Developer in Companjon   Business Development Maverick: You've got a knack for spotting opportunities and closing deals. Your business acumen and proven track record in B2B2C business development across banking, travel, telco, mobility, e-commerce and insurance make you a force to be reckoned with. You're ready to identify new prospects, forge strategic partnerships, and drive revenue growth like a rockstar.  Relationship Ninja: Building relationships is your superpower. You're a pro at nurturing connections with key stakeholders and Business Partners. Your exceptional communication skills and ability to understand their needs will set us apart from the competition. Ideally, you have an established relationship network that you can tap into to hit the ground running from day one.  B2B2C savvy: Understanding the unique needs of Business Partners is your passion and linking those needs to the right solutions within Companjon is what makes you successful. You like to get your hands dirty and love understanding what is most relevant to our Business Partners, even before you ever met them. Collaboration Champion: Collaboration is at the heart of our success, and you're the champion we need. You thrive in cross-functional teams, leveraging the collective expertise and diverse perspectives of your colleagues. You're a natural collaborator that is fluent in English and ideally another major European language, fostering an environment where teamwork and innovation flourish.  QUALIFICATIONS & EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS What you will need to succeed   Many years of sales experience and a large network all over Europe  Solid experience as Head of Sales and proven track record  Minimum 5 years of experience in insurance and/or product development, ideally in add-on embedded insurance (or similar business lines)  Experience in General Insurance products is a plus  Knowledge in cross-functional project development in an insurance context in different countries  Fluency in English, other European languages a plus  University degree in business or comparable qualifications  Experience in the digital economy (e.g., travel platforms) and digital solution design a plus COMPETENCES / SOFTSKILLS What we would love to see from you   You are a salesperson and a hunter through and through  Empathic and convincing personality  Entrepreneurial and autonomous work style  Outgoing communicator, good listener with exceptional presentation skills  Ability to work with multiple deadlines under pressure  Highly motivated and constantly aiming to improve  Startup mindset - comfortable working in a highly dynamic environment  Highly structured, keeping up with deadlines and various contributors  Benefits What we can offer to you   Innovative remote working policy – We are proud to have introduced a “Companjon onsite days”. You have the option to work remotely, except for one week per month in which we come all together in our Dublin office to strengthen relationships, reconnect… and have fun!   Highly competitive salary  – Our compensation package is very competitive in the market, with high growth potential.  Unique career development  - You will have the opportunity to accelerate your learning and career development by joining a fast-growing start-up.  Possibility to have a strong impact and independence  – We value your ideas and opinions. We believe that you can have a strong impact and you will work on meaningful tasks. You will have the opportunity to work on your own initiatives and take risks. Failures are part of the journey.  Ownership of your future  – We are growing fast, and you will have the opportunity to shape your own role and future in the company.  Direct access to top management  – You will work in direct contact with the top management. Giving you the opportunity to learn from highly experienced senior employees.  Amazing diverse team  – You will have the chance to work with brilliant people from different backgrounds, and cultures.  Modern office with state-of-the-art tools  – our office is located in the centre of Dublin, and is fully equipped to support our day-to-day activities. Moreover, we have a games room and a fully stocked kitchen with healthy snacks.  Ongoing training and education  – We offer unique internal/external training opportunities and development programs. Constant training available so employees remain the best-skilled in the market!  Entertaining and fun events – We organise team building workshops and social events, and an annual offsite trip About us Companjon is a leading tech venture in Europe specialising in embedded insurance that’s fully digital, end-to-end, and hassle-free. Our highly successful business model allows us to partner with global digital businesses to bring their customers unique, flexible, and fully automated insurance tailored to their bookings and purchases. Companjon seeks to provide peace of mind if plans change. We help our partners enable business growth, gain unrivalled customer loyalty, and generate additional revenue from our solutions. Recognised by Forbes as a tech-driven disruptor, Companjon is also a global INSURTECH100 company. We strive to change the way people think about insurance, turning negative experiences into positive ones. Our motto: Right there when life happens!

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