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Sales Office Support

Country

Netherlands

Job Family

Commercial

For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.

Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!

Job Description

Sitting at the heart of our sales team, you are a key enabler who will look for common administrative efficiencies, lean processes and facilitate a centralized information flow between the commercial team. As a Sales Office Support you will enjoy navigating the organization to build strong stakeholder relationships, and alongside the support for our commercial teams, you will act as a key local contact for our Regional Sales Office and Marketing Functions. You will facilitate regional initiatives and provide upward input from the sales teams to these key regional functions.

As Sales Office Support, you will have following key accountabilities: 

  • You support the Sales team in compiling any monthly or weekly reporting and provide further insight into our clients through Linkedin or further desk research.
  • You will become a Power User of Salesforce.
  • You act as a point of contact for the co-ordination of regionally and locally planned sales activation and awareness campaigns.
  • You support internal communication initiatives, which drive centricity and commercial excellence.

Now that we've introduced you to the position as Sales Office Support, what skills, qualifications and experience should you have?

  • You have an MBO and/or HBO degree.
  • You have around 3 - 8 year’s experience in an administrative function preferably with some finance background.
  • You have strong written and oral communication and cross-functional networking skills.
  • You are interested in building experience in CRM (Salesforce).
  • You are proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications, especially MS Excel skills.
  • You have an analytical mindset.
  • You are capable of planning, setting and working to time-based operational targets.
  • You have a strong commercial/sales awareness.
  • You have good problem-solving skills with the ability to remain calm under pressure.
  • You are fluent in Dutch and have a really good level of English.

Apply now! Become a member of the commercial team!

We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal opportunity in employment which focuses on all of our employees reaching their full potential. At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!

Posted: 32 days ago

City: Amstelveen

Work Area: Commercial

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00015685