Key Account Manager – Sweden

WANTED:  An amazing Key Account Manager to join our awesome sales team. Is media and digital advertising hardwired into your DNA?  Are you on a first name basis with key media agencies and brand marketers in Sweden?  Does the opportunity to sell emerging video media and technology excite you? Are you a sales rock star? Are you comfortable in a high-growth, fast-paced environment? If the answer is a ringing yes, this role could be for you. We’re looking for a Key Account Manager with a track record in digital sales and a passion for emerging/video media to drive forward Unruly’s business in Sweden.

In this role, you’ll be inspiring and educating Swedish media agencies, creative agencies and brands on the benefits of embracing our leading video solutions and and forging key relationships. Based in our Stockholm office, and working alongside all other Sales team members and the Commercial Director Nordics,  you will manage your own accounts and be able to hit the ground running and line up meetings to kick start conversations in Sweden immediately. You’ll probably have significant experience in digital media sales. If you’re tired of “plain digital” and feel ready to join a really cool company with a proven business model and a start-up feel, we’d love to learn what makes you Unruly!

Reports to: Commercial Director, Nordics

Location: Stockholm, Sweden

Employment Type:  Permanent

Working Hours: Full time

Salary: Competitive plus bonus

Benefits: 30 days holiday, occupational pension plus we are a truly global organization, offering opportunities to collaborate around the world. We also spend way too much time watching and sharing the most awesome videos on the Web !

About the Role: Mission

Your mission will be to:

  • Drive maximum revenue for Unruly in The Nordics by forging key relationships with media agencies and direct brands and have sole responsibility for a group of Sweden’s largest media agencies, creative agencies and brands.

About the Role: Key Relationships

  • Media agencies
  • Brand marketers
  • Creative agencies
  • PR agencies

About You: Experience

You must have:

  • An established network of Swedish media agency decision-makers
  • A track record of prospecting for new business and converting this into revenue
  • Frequently networked at a senior level within direct client environments
  • Demonstrated digital or video sales experience
  • A know how in programmatic sales
  • Strong experience of digital culture, and knowledge of trends and innovation in the digital space
  • Understanding of and enthusiasm for the social video space and the ability to inspire confidence and collaboration with your clients

About You: Skills

You must be:

  • Fluent in Swedish and English
  • Able to confidently deal with all levels of decision makers
  • Exceptional at writing and presenting in both Swedish and English
  • A swift decision maker, able to deliver quality in a rapidly growing and changing business
  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite (experience with Google Apps would be beneficial)

About You: Behaviour

You must be:

  • Confident – to make decisions
  • Calm – able to work well under pressure
  • Eager – to succeed in a new sales environment
  • Collaborative – happy to work in a Sales team
  • Flexible – to work in a fast growth global environment
  • A closer – Able to negotiate and close business deals swiftly

About You: Education & Qualifications

  • Honours-level degree or equivalent (School of Life also counts)

Other Details

Travel between Sweden and the Nordic markets might be required for this role

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