Junior Sales Development Representative

London /
Business – Sales /
Kpler is the leading provider of data intelligence for the commodity markets. Our software aggregates data from hundreds of sources including radar and satellite imagery as well as logistics, governmental and shipping databases. By connecting the dots across fragmented information landscapes, we bring our clients - mostly commodities producers, oil and gas companies, trading houses, public utilities and shipping companies, financial institutions and hedge funds - unique, real-time understanding of supply and demand in the commodity markets.

The company has offices in 6 countries and 7 locations (Paris, London, Brussels, Dubai, Singapore, Houston and New York). With individuals of various backgrounds, diverse skills and international experiences, being global & inclusive is in our DNA!

The Sales Team at Kpler is fun, diverse and self-driven. We love to build relationships and to challenge the status quo.  Our main goal is to bring value to our clients by leveraging our technology and data intelligence. We are proud to offer a solution that improves business performance and brings disruptive innovation in the commodities market. Join us!

What you’ll do

We are looking for a proactive, hands-on Junior Sales Development Representative with the ambition to hunt for business and grow revenues whilst becoming a subject matter expert on the Kpler product suite and commodity market opportunities. Reporting to the Sales Development Manager, this role requires a driven individual who is able to achieve and excel targets. We are a fast-growing company and need people who will take initiative and ownership when executing new business. There is a great opportunity to progress within the business. With your guidance and training, you will effectively communicate the Kpler value proposition with a solutions-based sales approach. 

As a Sales Development Representative at Kpler, you will:

-Generate business opportunities through professional, dedicated prospecting via multiple channels

-Use a variety of tools to research prospective clients

-Support Commercial/Account Managers with their lead generation activities

-Develop relationships within target accounts

-Enrich CRM Platform (Salesforce) with relevant and precise information

-Work alongside the marketing team to capitalise on engagement generated from events and their lead generation

-Meet and exceed all quarterly and annual sales quota

About you:

-An intrinsic drive to be successful

-Strong communication and presentation skills (verbal and written)

-A proactive, ‘hunter’ mentality

-Highly personable, and confident interacting in-person and over the phone with senior personnel

-Experience in sales development and/or sales within SaaS B2B business strongly preferred.

-Engaging copywriting skills and experience of delivering compelling emails and communications to stand out from the crowd

-Organised, structured, able to work under pressure, but effective and capable to meet deadlines

-Professional customer-centric manner

-Desire to learn, and a keen interest in developing a career within a high performing sales culture

-Tech-savvy with a genuine interest in disruptive technologies and current market trend

-Enjoys working in a dynamic start-up culture, contributing new and creative Ideas

Our People Pledge

Kpler is committed to providing a fair, inclusive and diverse work-environment. We believe that different perspectives lead to better ideas, and better ideas allow us to better understand the needs and interests of our diverse, global community. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives and are an equal opportunity employer.