Business Development Manager

Location: Buffalo, N.Y. (remote possible)
Type: Full-Time
Starting Date: Spring/Summer 2020
Reporting To: CEO



  • We are one of the Gartner Cool Vendors in Digital Commerce for 2019, a 43N semi-finalist, have been nominated as one of the top 10 start-up’s in South-east Asia, and we are hungry to be even better. Now we need you to join our KYKLO family!

  • Our vision is to become the largest B2B platform in the world for content and B2B commerce.
  • Our mission is to get the electrical industry online!
  • At KYKLO, we provide our customers (electrical, industrial& mechanical distributors) the best plug & play software platform, backed with great UI/UX, and first-class SEO enriched technical content.
  • KYKLO enables customers to drive efficiency by automating and/or enhancing different business processes such as quotations, order management, product information management, and complex B2B pricing methods.

About Your Role

We are looking for a talented and motivated sales professional that thrives in a short to mid-term sales cycle environment and helps KYKLO continue its success in North America. The successful candidate will play a fundamental role in achieving our ambitious customer acquisition and revenue growth objectives.

Your role will be to:

  • Close sales and achieve a quarterly quota.
  • Expected Outcome: After ramp period, have 100% success quarter over quarter with sales target.
  • Research accounts, identify key players and generate new business interests.
  • Expected Outcome: Identify ten new leads per week through inbound leads and outbound cold calls.
  • Expected Outcome: Qualify ten new customers every month within his/her assigned sales territory.
  • Help mitigate churn of signed customers by continuing the qualifying process throughout the sales cycle.
  • Expected Outcome: 95% of signed customers are with KYKLO after 1 year.
  • Improve sales processes and KPIs.
  • Expected Outcome: Have zero customers stop using the KYKLO platform within the first six months.
  • Represent KYKLO at industry-related conferences and networking events.
  • Contribute with the leadership team for market strategies.

Skills and Experience

  • 7+ years of experience in outside sales
  • Preferably a background selling SaaS, B2B, or solution-based sales
  • A background in electrical, automation or industrial space is highly advantageous.
  • A proven track record of closing at least 12 deals or more per year.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong commercial awareness.
  • A confident and determined approach.
  • Resilience and the ability to cope with rejection.
  • A high degree of self-motivation and drive.
  • Experience dealing with small to medium size organizations (100 people or less).
  • Able to travel as needed
  • 70% hunting, 30% farming.

Your Benefits

  • Pay no NYS income tax on base or commission salary for 10 years
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, and 401(k)
  • Flexible working hours (after 1st year of employment)
  • Vehicle Reimbursement Program
  • Work from home 2x per week. (after 1st year of employment)
  • Great base salary + Uncapped Commission
  • Cell phone and laptop provided
  • Casual dress code outside of client meetings.

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