Sales Lead

Marketing & Sales · Remote, Berlin
Department Marketing & Sales
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

Sales Lead

Ready for your once-in-a-lifetime entrepreneurial opportunity? Work with the team that’s redefining the future of work and join our hypergrowth journey as Sales Lead!

Next Matter is disrupting how operations are built and run, and in doing so, shaping the future of work for people and companies across industries. Join our fully remote team as we’re entering the hypergrowth phase!

Key responsibilities

As a senior member of Next Matter's growth team, you'll co-own and implement our sales function, and lay the foundations for sustained growth in 2022 and beyond. We need the immediate support of an experienced, "Full-Stack" sales professional to:

  • Build – Co-create and implement the NM Sales function together with Growth Lead and Success Partners;
  • Own – Own the Next Matter Sales Pipeline incl. deal management, pipeline, reporting, AE and SDR coaching;
  • Strategize – Identify and test levers for sales traction, and accurately forecast on a weekly and monthly basis to help sales team meet and exceed targets;
  • Drive Growth – Actively generate pipeline and close new business on your way to building a scalable sales system;
  • Optimize – Develop and mature sales processes, investing in tactics that have proven to be successful, and iterating on opportunities for improvement;
  • Scale – Scale up the sales function and the team to meet new growth requirements for 2022 and beyond;


  • A Track Record of Sales Success – Minimum 5 years experience in an Account Executive, Sales Lead, Director, or equivalent role in growth-stage or early scale-stage B2B SaaS; Experience with building and scaling the sales function and managing sales teams in a Series A or B stage company;
  • Customer Obsession – Willing to go above and beyond to sign new customers for Next Matter. Demonstrates grit, persistence and willingness to go the distance to get things done. Brings fresh growth ideas to the table, develops, plans and executes.
  • "Full-stack" Software Sales Toolkit – Knows what it takes to build a repeatable go-to-market motion and a scalable sales system. Experience generating and closing deals in scale-up/mid-market businesses (enterprise sales experience also a bonus);
  • Business Operations Acumen – Communicates in peer-to-peer level to establish trust with senior executive prospects. Speaks the language of operations leadership and is able to quickly understand various real-life business scenarios. Comfortable understanding technical challenges facing our customers and capable of presenting solutions.
  • Inspirational Leadership – Excited by our mission and inspires a following for it. Writes and speaks polished English. Lets others speak and seeks to understand their viewpoints first. Able to gracefully convince customers and colleagues to pursue a desired course of action.
  • Sales with Integrity – Able to gracefully and empathetically convince customers to pursue a desired course of action, and does not cut corners ethically. 


Company Mission

The future of Operations is bright! The Next Matter Platform enfranchises operations teams worldwide to build and run reliable, automated operations solutions effortlessly with their teams, systems, customers, suppliers, and partners. Next Matter is the new standard system for Operations, bringing them on eye level with Finance (ERP), Sales (CRM), and IT (Ticketing) which already have purpose-built cloud platforms. Our highly experienced team comes from a diverse set of backgrounds like strategy consulting, software, and high-tech and is passionate to unshackle operations teams by running their work on highly manual, duct-taped solutions with email, spreadsheets, meetings and chat.


  • The chance to join a fast-growing, well-funded, startup, with an experienced founding team and a product and business model ready for hypergrowth
  • Work directly with the highly experienced and passionate leadership team
  • The option to work fully remote with a high degree of independence and exciting scope of action
  • Contribute to shaping the future of our platform from a legal point of view
  • The opportunity to lead and grow a mission critical part of the business!
  • A challenge for your personal and professional development
  • A competitive salary and equity options

How to Apply

  • Please apply with your one-page CV (or LinkedIn profile) and a one-page maximum cover letter, highlighting relevant experience and motivation to join
  • We interview fast, but thoroughly. The process is typically concluded in 1-2 weeks:
    • Pre-screening conversation with Recruiter
    • Interview with our Growth Manager
    • Simulated work task
    • Interview with 4 Next Matter team members
    • Reference check and offer
  • Availability: Immediate start date preferred

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  • Location
    Remote, Berlin
  • Department
    Marketing & Sales
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience