Sales Manager - Dutch/French Speaking - Publishing

Greenhill Publishing Recruitment
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client; a growing and established innovative publishing organisation is currently recruiting for a talented and knowledgeable Sales Manager to be based in their London office managing the Benelux region, due to continued expansion and growth. This role will be responsible for growing their subscription division by managing sales efforts in Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg.

The key responsibilities of the Sales Manager include but are not restricted to:

  • Selling their whole digital/innovative portfolio using your Dutch/French language skills
  • Travelling to relevant conferences, both domestically and in region to increase awareness and build relationships
  • Travel 30-40% of the time to the Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg regions to develop your client base
  • Sell directly to libraries, higher education and faculty contacts

In order to be considered for the position of Sales Manager you will be educated to degree level or equivalent with 3-5 years experience within academic publishing/higher education/library sales and fluency in Dutch and/or French. It is essential to have the language skills plus strong communication skills both written/over the phone and in person. Previous negotiation, closing sales deals and problem solving experience is also ideal. If you are a confident individual, passionate about academic publishing, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, bonus potential, plus benefits package along with the chance of joining an innovative organisation that makes a real difference in the industry.

If you feel that your skills meet the requirements of this London based Sales Manager position and you would like to be considered for the role, send in an application today.

Due to a high volume of applicants, we are unable to offer individual feedback. If you have not heard from us within one week of your application unfortunately you have been unsuccessful at this time. We may however keep your CV on file for future opportunities.

To discuss other opportunities with our experienced Publishing, Education and Membership Services Consultants get in touch with Tom, Emily or Kieron with regards to your next career step.