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Job title: Jobs – Head of Sales

Salary: Competitive

The start-up: Launched in 2016, they've created a suite of products for the art world: conservator-approved DNA tags for almost all types of artworks. The only business to be highlighted in the 2017 Deloitte Art Report as offering art authentication services.

Other goodies: Competitive salary

What you'll be doing:

  • Responsibility for maintaining the existing, successful relationships with artists, publishers, print manufacturers and online dealers.
  • Build strategic partnerships to support our long term growth: e.g. with studios, dealers (online & offline), auction houses, publishers and manufacturers.
  • Proactively seek out and bring on new key accounts.
  • Line management responsibilities for at least one existing member of the commercial team.
  • Showcase and demonstrate our solutions in a non-technical way to existing customers and prospects.
  • Be an extensive networker and represent the company at key industry events, conferences and Art Fairs.
 

What's to love: They have just raised £500k of investment and this new role is critical to their future growth and success. They need someone who can supercharge sales and grow as they grow!

What they'll love:

  • Belief in our purpose: a positive outlook and the ability to evangelise our vision at every opportunity.
  • Results-focused: you only measure yourself by what you have actually done and the metrics you have moved.
  • Evidence of building relationships and closing commercial agreements: at least 4-6 years experience in sales and account management or similar.
  • Commercially-minded, strong numerical skills and excellent attention to detail, particularly when it comes to managing new customer acquisition.
  • Very good communication skills and high emotional intelligence. Must be confident dealing with senior external stakeholders, e.g. from mid-level to senior management and top tier artists and their studios.
  • Good understanding of technology and the ability to present the underlying the product, its current capabilities and potential new applications to different audiences
  • Highly organised - with a creative streak!
  • Desire to be part of a fast-growing start-up with big ambitions. Desirable:
  • Experience in the art market.
  • Marketing and/or PR experience or exposure.

Have you found love?... email your CV to exceptionalpeople@loveworkuk.co.uk

Posted on: December 6th, 2018

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