Business development associate / SDR

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Permanent contract
Salary: Not specified
A few days at home
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Discover our galaxy 🪐

Malt was founded in 2013 and, since then, we have managed to become the fastest growing freelance marketplace in Europe, gathering a community of 700k+freelancers, 70k+ companies, and 700+ Malters. 

We’ve built the industry’s leading freelance management solution — all on a powerful, data driven tech platform — to match companies with the right freelance talent.

But we’re more than just a connector. Our marketplace streamlines freelancer-client communications, simplifies administrative and legal tasks, expedites invoicing and payments, and so much more.  It’s all about giving both freelancers and companies added peace of mind, so that every experience on Malt is nothing less than (inter)stellar.

Today, our company is growing fast! We need people like you to help us write this next chapter.

We are a tech company with a human approach 👽

- Strong company culture fueled by 700+ Malters from 40 countries

- Offices and teams in France, Germany, Spain, Belgium, United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Switzerland and the Middle East

- Committed to equality and diversity (50% of people managers are women)

- Strong career path policies allowing all Malters to develop and grow equally

- Backed by renowned investors including ISAI, Eurazeo Growth, Goldman Sachs and BPI France

- Recognized twice by LinkedIn as one of the best start-ups to work at

Explore your future career  🔭

As a Business Development Associate (m/f/d) you get the opportunity to grow with our company, combining the best of the scale-up and the tech world. You will start in an international and dynamic team whose mission is to find innovative ways to acquire new clients. At the same time, you will work together with experienced managers in your region on the strategic development of accounts, the acquisition of projects and can thus acquire specific industry knowledge.

Key responsibilities ✨

  • You develop new and innovative strategies for the acquisition of new customers for Malt DACH
  • You will ensure initial contact and meetings with decision-makers and our sales team in various industries while assisting in advising on project topics
  • By experimenting with new content, channels and tools, you gradually improve our customer approach
  • You are an expert when it comes to trending topics in different industries and are passionate about researching relevant companies as well as contacts
  • You develop and communicate best practices within the team and thus ensure a lively exchange of knowledge
  • You work closely with colleagues from the DACH and our international teams and are an ambassador of our great team spirit
  • About you 🧑‍🚀

  • Successfully completed studies in the field of business administration or a comparable course of study as social sciences.
  • Ideally first experience in a start-up or in a B2B environment (incl. internships) with a high affinity for the tech industry
  • Strong hunting mentality, team spirit and willingness to deliver
  • You have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Parallel work on different projects is no problem for you
  • You are creative, a real team player and enjoy working in an international environment
  • Curiosity, intellectual flexibility and willingness to achieve objectives Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Fluent in English and German
  • How to join the mission? 🚀

    - First call with Chloé (Talent Acquisition Manager) to better understand your background, aspirations and answer any questions you may have. (30 minutes)

    - Interview with your future manager to discuss your experience and how it would align with this role. (45-60 minutes)

    - Case Study in order to assess your technical skills. (45-60 minutes)

    - Final interview with a C-level executive to discuss Malt’s long-term vision. (30-45 minutes)


    Life on planet Malt is the perfect space to thrive personally and professionally 💫

    - Onboarding: Before easing into your new role, you’ll spend your first week learning about our culture, products, and services with other onboardees at our office in Paris

    - 30 days of vacation per year

    - Employee Stock Options so you can profit from the business as we grow it

    - Malt sabbatical: After three years, every Malter is entitled to a one month paid sabbatical leave.

    - Free books: If you’re interested in learning more about any topic relevant to Malt’s business, just tell us the books you’d like to read, and we’ll order them for you—without any questions asked or approval processes to follow.

    - Annual team building events

    Ready? Get your ticket to Malt 🪐 

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