Sales Director (m/f/x) - AutomationHero

Job description


Responsibilities include hitting annual targets and building and maintaining relationships with customers and partners. As an early team member, you’ll also have a direct impact on company development and growth.

The ideal candidate can demonstrate a history of consistent quota attainment, is self-motivated and possesses excellent organization, planning, communication (both verbal and written) and presentation skills.

This role requires the desire to work in a high pressure, start-up environment and the ability to sell strategically to all levels within the business and IT units. You will have a dedicated SDR to generate qualified leads.

Location: Remote - Germany


  • Owning and hitting/exceeding annual sales targets
  • Meeting with the sales & leadership teams to assess company performance against KPIs
  • Negotiating contract agreements with customers and ensuring commerciality
  • Building and maintaining strong, long-lasting customer relationships
  • Ensuring the CRM is being used effectively in a data-driven sales approach to provide a competitive advantage
  • Implementing best practices in sales techniques throughout the department
  • Keeping a close eye on the sales activities of competitors and utilizing ideas where appropriate


  • 5 years’ experience selling a technical product to large Organization
  • Proven ability to drive the sales process from plan to close with complex enterprise sales deals with all stakeholders in business and IT
  • Proven ability to articulate the distinct aspects of products and services
  • Understanding of, and experience working with, Salesforce
  • Leveraging data and analytics in daily workflow (e.g. SFDC trend reports)
  • Organizational agility and ability to prioritize effectively
  • Excellent listening and presentation skills
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Exceptional customer relationship skills, such as approachability, composure and compassion
  • Timely decision making with quality outcomes
  • Self-motivated; action oriented, result driven
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and learn on the fly
  • Lifelong learning attitude and perseverance
  • Strong work ethic, values, integrity and trust
  • Expertise in project and process management
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent


As a startup making cutting-edge AI technology, we have big aspirations! We're a team of smart and ambitious people dedicated to empowering each other and our customers by building AI technology that will make a difference in the way people work.

We are the first platform to intelligently automate business processes so information workers can focus on the bottom line. We support information workers by automating their mundane, repetitive tasks and giving them back their time for higher value-add activities. We are making robotic process automation (RPA) smarter and raising the bar for the decade-old RPA by building AI into our platform. We’ve already seen significant interest and traction across multiple industries and only expect this to increase as we grow.

We're bringing our success with big data analytics and industry experience to this new market. Automation Hero was created by the founding team of Datameer, the award-winning market leader in big data business intelligence that is used by companies such as Citibank, Visa, Barclays, Sprint, Deutsche Telekom and Dell (among others). Datameer was built from the ground up, raised more than $100M in VC funding and doubled revenue six years in a row, not to mention secured a place in Gartner’s BI and Analytic Magic Quadrant within the first five years.

We love working with and encouraging each other to bring the best product to market. Join us now and help make a direct impact on a game-changing product in a cutting-edge industry.