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Sales Development Representative

Podium

Podium

Sales & Business Development
Melbourne VIC, Australia
Posted on Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Podium exists to help local businesses win. Using Podium, local businesses can simplify the way they communicate with their customers—from collecting payments to facilitating online reviews to launching marketing campaigns, and much more.

Our work and focus on helping local businesses thrive has been recognized across the industry, including Forbes’ Next Billion Dollar Startups, Forbes’ Cloud 100, the Inc. 5000, and Fast Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies.

We look for people who are curious, creative and are willing to do the work to be a little better every day. We also embody our company values in all that we do, which always starts with being Customer Obsessed, followed by Be a Founder, Zero Drama, and Enjoy the Ride. Does that sound like you?

Podium exists to help local businesses win. Using Podium’s technology, local businesses are able to simplify the way they build their business and modernise the way they communicate with their customers – from collecting payments, facilitating online reviews, launching marketing campaigns, and much more.

Our work and focus on local business and helping them to build thriving businesses has been recognized across the industry, including Forbes’ Next Billion Dollar Startups, Forbes’ Cloud 100, the Inc. 5000 (#13), and Fast Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies. For more about our product, watch this video. Podium has a positive, inclusive, and supportive culture and was recently named one of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2021 (4 years in a row). We look for people who are curious, creative and are willing to do the work to be a little better every day. We also embody our company values in all that we do, which always starts with being Customer Obsessed, followed by Be a Founder, Zero Drama, and Enjoy the Ride.

The Opportunity

As a Sales Development Representative at Podium, Melbourne, you will play the most crucial part of the sales lifecycle, being the first point of contact for prospective customers. Armed with a suite of business-critical SaaS tools, you will proactively engage with new prospects - sparking interest, uncovering pain points and qualifying if Podium is a fit for their business (on most occasions we are an ideal fit!).

What your day will look like:

  • Prospect for, generate and qualify leads to create sales-ready opportunities.
  • Make outbound (cold) calls and emails daily.
  • Initiate the sales process by managing your outbound calls and emails and reaching out to key decision makers.
  • Exceed monthly quotas of qualified appointments/demos scheduled and deals closed.
  • Collaborate with the Sales team to schedule prospect calls, meetings and product demos.
  • Pipeline management: enter and maintain data in Salesforce.

What you bring:

  • A love and desire for engaging with new people.
  • Strong communication skills - written and verbal.
  • You are confident, well-spoken and driven.
  • Experience carrying and exceeding KPI’s and targets.
  • You have experience in customer facing roles such as retail, hospitality or customer service and are keen to explore a career in tech sales.

What we bring:

  • Real growth and career development opportunities, we’re still young in Australia with plenty of room to grow.
  • A unique product that makes an actual impact on the local businesses you love and support.
  • Attractive base + super and commissions package - uncapped earnings.
  • Equity/stock options for all employees - 'Be a Founder' and be rewarded as one at Podium.
  • A generous $600 monthly ‘Benefits & Wellbeing’ allowance, spent how you please
  • Free snacks and drinks, which are always stocked up.
  • You'll find Podium in the Queen & Collins building with access to end of trip facilities, bike storage, lockers and a brand new Podium Australia HQ.