Business Development Representative (BDR)
What we need
Our sales team prides itself on its ability to help customers really understand how our product solves their challenges and meets their needs. Enduring customer relationships and customer success are integral to our ethos.
We’re looking for a Business Development Representative in Pacific Time zone, to act as the liaison between our Marketing and Sales teams. Your role will be to seek new business opportunities by contacting and developing relationships with potential customers.
To be successful in this role, you should have previous experience developing leads from marketing campaigns and meeting Opportunity targets. You will use your communication skills to cultivate strong relationships with prospects, from the first contact until you hand the Opportunity off to Sales. If you are motivated and results-driven and enjoy working in a dynamic team environment, we’d like to meet you
You will develop the pipeline and contribute to our long-term business growth:
Qualifying leads from marketing campaigns as sales opportunities
Contacting potential clients through cold calls, email, LinkedIn, social media and direct mail
Responding to inbound enquiries (web forms, downloads, email, chat requests, inbound phone calls)
Presenting PlotBox to potential clients
Identifying client needs and suggest appropriate products/services
Proactively researching new business opportunities in the market (new companies and RFP’s)
Arranging meetings or calls between prospective clients and Solutions Consultants
Accurately enriching our Contact and Company database in the CRM
Conducting “freestyle” prospecting activities of your choice
Recording activities and results in the CRM
Attending weekly sales and company meetings
Who we think will be a great fit
You will be a highly motivated, self-sufficient and well organised professional who has proven work experience in sales and business development, with:
At least one-year hands-on experience with multiple sales techniques (including cold calls)
A great track record of achieving targets
Solid experience using CRM software
Deep understanding of sales and marketing performance metrics
Excellent communication and negotiation skills
Ability to deliver engaging presentations
Ideally you will have relevant background experience in cemetery or any other deathcare industry.
PlotBox is the leading software solution provider for the bereavement industry, facilitating crematoria and cemetery clients all around the world. We are very clear on our mission; to take away some of the pain for families dealing with death and those who serve them. Enabling our clients with world class software allows them to turn their attention to successfully supporting grieving families.
We are a high growth scale up of over 60 people headquartered in NI and spread out across the globe, collaborating on a journey to make PlotBox the solution of choice for every death care facility, globally. We live and breathe our core values – Tenacity, Teamwork and Trust.
We have a passion for tech and innovation, actively exploiting new and cutting-edge tools and technologies to enhance our product and skillset. We actively promote from within and our dynamic scale up culture ensures proactivity and initiative is rewarded with excellent career opportunities, progression and mobility.
How would our team describe life in PlotBox? When asked to describe our company, they use words such as fun, respect, care, team spirit, family feel, trust, happy, listen, sense of accomplishment, flexibility, development.
This is an exceptional opportunity to join our talented team. We recently made it into the top 10 UK Best Workplaces™ 2021 and could not be happier. Our staff have told us loud and clear that they love working for PlotBox; from the relaxed working environment to feeling truly valued in their roles. In addition, our purpose driven mission and the sense of pride in doing what we do – to ultimately lessen people’s pain at the most difficult time of their lives – means a lot to our team.
About PlotBox Inc
PlotBox is a cloud based cemetery management solution that facilitates crematoria and cemeteries in operating to world class standards. Pull everything you need from your bookings schedule, contracts, CRM, finance and mapping all into the ONE place, saving you time, money and reducing risk.
Problems that have traditionally been difficult to solve, are now possible with ease as you utilise leading administration software and georectified mapping modules that integrate seamlessly.