Director of Sales @ Sparkdata

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BerlinSparkdata - Sales Full-time

We are a real-time platform enabling institutional investors to uncover daily insights into companies, based on unique anonymised data sets. The company is fast growing and has already raised major customer interest and material commitments by leading industry players. A significant funding, backed by renowned industry investors & experts has been secured as well. Sparkdata is part of IONIQ Group, an internationally active platform-builder with the mission of shaping Europe’s digital future.

 We are looking for a highly motivated Director of Sales (m/f/d) to join our team in Berlin. 

You will be joining our team to build Europe’s leading data platform for institutional investors.


  • Sales Strategy and Execution : 
  • You are responsible for global product sales on a strategic and operational level 
  • You manage our deal pipeline, sales performance, commercial negotiations and are responsible for our customer relationship management
  • You ensure highest standards regarding your work including commercial negotiations, customer service & satisfaction and contract quality
  • You conduct comprehensive market, competitor, product and pricing analyses
  • You monitor, track and analyze sales performance, forecasts, annual budgets and provide relevant reports to top management

  • Integrated Collaboration: 
  • You work closely and align with our management & product team on strategy, organization and prioritization of the various upcoming opportunities and challenges
  • You communicate learnings from customer feedback to our product team

  • Network: 
  • You continuously scale our network of leading industry experts in an independent manner
  • You find ways to maximize value from those connections

  • Team: 
  • You (prospectively) build and lead a high performance team with a strong “can do” attitude as well as strong sales, business development, project and customer management skills
  • You directly report to the CEO


  • You have significant work experience in B2B sales or business development, leading high performance in the investment industry (or comparable)
  • You have an extensive network in the investment industry which you strive to expand continuously
  • You are an excellent networker. Approaching new people (virtually & real-world) on an international basis feels natural for you and you are able to instantly create a pleasant & trustful atmosphere
  • You are driven by results, enjoy challenges and KPI based environments
  • You have a strong ability to engage, negotiate, convince and close deals
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and ideally in German and/ or other major European languages
  • You are a team player and it’s fun working with you


  • Tremendous market opportunity combined with a unique set-up with leading industry investors and experts
  • Become part of one of Europe's leading Alternative Data companies dedicated to consumer transaction data
  • Work in an innovative and dynamic team, part of IONIQ Group offering many opportunities for personal and professional growth
  • Competitive compensation package

Expect an exciting environment – with real impact, a great team and strong personal development.  Sounds interesting? We're looking forward to meeting you! Please submit your CV and all relevant working documents online

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