Sales Engineer

Job description

Enterprise Sales Engineer - Europe

Job description

Are you looking for a challenging role in an international company, located in Amsterdam, with lots of growth potential? We are now looking for a Sales Engineer - Europe to join our new enterprise focussed team in our efforts to make the world a healthier and fitter place.


You will be the front line of Virtuagym’s enterprise sales team, where we target larger fitness chains around Europe and the Americas such as Basic Fit, the YMCA’s and Xercise4less. As our enterprise sales team is growing very quickly, we are looking for ambitious and proactive Sales Engineer to help remove the technical barriers of our prospects and enhance customer readiness of our product. As an enterprise Sales Engineer, you will be the subject matter expert and the technical liaison for the enterprise sales team in Europe. Your goals is to deeply understand the prospect’s business and technical needs, and to translate those into our software solution. Working very closely together with Development, Key Account management and Partnerships. Optimizing and implementing sales processes (such as tenders and pilots) in collaboration with the Sales Manager is also part of this role.


Who Are We?

Virtuagym is a tech company in health & fitness mobile apps, providing solutions for consumers, gyms, personal trainers, physiotherapists and corporate health services. With over 4,500 clients world-wide25,000 personal trainers, and 11 million end-users, availability in 12 languages and over 200 staff in two offices in Europe and America, Virtuagym is a leading player in the fitness technology space.


With over 100% growth every year, we keep reinventing ourselves in the fast-paced fitness technology domain. While we are beyond the startup phase, we still cherish our start-up culture and non-corporate approach. At Virtuagym you get the opportunity to grow and we empower you to explore, learn and do great things as we conquer the world with our great solutions!


It is our mission to become a top player in the European fitness chain market.  Our success relies on how well we listen to our clients needs and apply our Virtuagym solutions collaboratively.  Our Enterprise Sales Team is focused managing an end to end sales process that targets the biggest players in the gym space and matches their needs with our product offerings.  We want to be the leading software provider to the gym market.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


Sales Enablement 85%

  • Support the sales process with detailed technical knowledge of all of our products including the security and architectural aspects of our platform

  • Work closely together with all the enterprise Account Executive (tag-teaming) to target enterprise accounts to enable the closing of deals and grow our enterprise market share

  • Work with prospective customers to proactively lead various guided trials  (“Customer Experience Programs”), customized where necessary, and crafting personalized experiences and messages to help prospective customers see the value of being a Virtuagym customer.

  • Produce high quality collateral for prospective clients and as necessary work closely with different departments to create materials to support the sales process

  • Work with the Product Consultant/Product Team to ensure the product meets complex client requirements (e.g., integrations, large-scale deployments, etc.) and bringing them in where necessary.

  • Supports collaboration with the Product team to submit custom requirements and feature requests through the Triage process.  Proactively tracks the status of requests through to resolution

  • Take lead role on technical sections of proposals

  • Take lead role in responding to any IT Security Questionnaires (including RFIs & RFP’s)

Projects and Ad-Hoc Support 15%

  • Market research

  • Training the enterprise team on deeper product knowledge

  • Help build a scalable way to demo our products to help a growing Enterprise Sales team be effective and consistent

  • Work with team to improve processes as needed

  • Work closely with the head of enterprise sales to optimize sales processes

  • Proactively communicate with Key Account management and Product team to advise on technical needs/issues on an as needed basis


Who are you?

  • 0,5 - 2 years experience in Saas/software (preferable experience with Virtuagym)

  • Eager to learn new skills

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • Commercial, practical and result driven personality

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Listens to both what the prospect is and isn’t saying and knows how to position our products appropriately

  • Independent and proactive

  • Enthusiastic and persistent

What do we offer?

  • A challenging full-time position and great potential for you to grow and develop yourself and to deal with the largest chains of the fitness industry.

  • Great freedom and autonomy to take ownership, make decisions and have major impact in the enterprise team.

  • 25 day paid holidays

  • Extra benefits such as: Free Gym Membership & Friday afternoon drinks.

Have We Caught Your Attention?

Do not hesitate to apply!

Please send your CV and Cover Letter in English