Director of Biz Dev + Partnerships

NYC / Remote (United States)

Curated is seeking a Director of Business Development + Partnerships to join our dynamic, fast growing team. This individual will be responsible for leading strategic revenue growth, developing new business, accelerating pipeline growth, and sharing Curated’s value with potential clients. 

The ideal candidate has experience within a business development, partnerships or sales role at an agency, media company, or B2B platform. This individual is competitive, numbers-driven, and thrives on building relationships. You are eager to make an impact within a fast-growth startup and lead the growth of a new vertical.


About Us - Curated is the world's first agency marketplace. As the modern outsourcing solution, our platform connects leading brands with leading agencies for all their digital + creative needs. Our product is a first-of-its-kind solution for high-value transactions, currently focused on changing the future of work. 

Please submit your cover letter + resume to careers@curated.io — subject “Director of Business Development”


Your day to day is to...

  • Develop + implement a long-term sales strategy to bring in new business opportunities / partnerships across leading SMB + enterprise brands 
  • Execute on robust revenue targets, with the aim to start substantial conversations with key prospects
  • Help improve on and evolve our various sales materials, messaging and documents  
  • Work closely with our leadership team to build out reporting, forecasts, roadmaps + sales-focused tasks that may be required within the business 
  • Lead our partnership initiatives by sourcing potential partners + new opportunities
  • Provide new and unique ideas on how to better engage and convert potential high-value prospects
  • Strategically own + manage our CRM
  • Embody the mission and vision of Curated with an understanding of how and why we do what we do

You’ll be successful in this role if you have…


  • 7+ years of sales / business development at an agency, media brand, or full-cycle SaaS business
  • 4+ years of managerial and hiring experience 
  • Knowledge about the digital / creative needs of both established and emerging brands, translating those needs into compelling sales tactics 
  • Strong understanding of other growth channels within an organization (paid media, partnerships, etc)
  • Strong business acumen and appreciation for reporting and data fidelity
  • Clear communication (written & verbal) skills, with the ability to build strong personal relationships
  • Experience operating a CRM + LinkedIn Sales Navigator 
  • Knowledge and experience with modern + remote workplace tools (Google Suite, calendar booking systems, Asana, Slack, email workflow systems, etc)
  • Experience working autonomously

You’ll enjoy this role if you are…


  • A builder and a strategist. You thrive in ambiguous situations, are able to strategize, build consensus, and bring ideas to life
  • A business minded storyteller, who knows how to demonstrate our value and back it up with the data
  • Excited about building teams that are diverse, inclusive, and collaborative
  • Willing to be vulnerable and make mistakes
  • Competitive - loves to use data and analytics to track performance
  • Highly, highly organized. Thrives off a constantly changing environment
  • Excited to roll up your sleeves and be part of a collaborative startup team
  • A connector and connected. Someone who builds and maintains relationships

Benefits


  • Positive, family and team-like environment
  • Opportunity for extreme growth and ownership within the organization
  • Bonus incentives for achieving revenue targets  
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Generous vacation and remote work policy‍

Note: As a remote work company, we support remote work. The Curated team will be remote until 2022. We have offices in both NYC and Colorado. There will be opportunity for in-person team meetings on a quarterly basis.

Curated is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all team members.

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