Sales Executive - Fluent French speaking

Rotterdam | Full-time | Sales Executive | FR | Europe 

Chainels is the tenant engagement platform for all shopping & mixed uses destinations. Our goal is to create strong, engaging, sustainable, and safe tenant communities.

Stakeholders within shopping centres, high streets, factory outlets and city centres use our intuitive app to collaborate on topics such as marketing, security, facility and governance. We make communication effortless and provide tenants with easy access to all the available services. We build strong multi-stakeholder communities with engaged users and optimised workflows.

Based in Rotterdam, we serve over 250 communities consisting of 35.000 companies across nine countries. Several big players like De 9 Straatjes, Gothenburg City, the Markthal, WTC Rotterdam/Den Haag, CBRE GI, Atrium European Real Estate and Wereldhave use our product.

Currently, Chainels is expanding further into promising markets such as Germany, France, Poland, the Nordics and the United Kingdom. The focus is on improving and growing our proposition for commercial real estate. To manage and support this growth we are looking for a sales executive to join our team!

The Job:

You will be part of the Business Team which consists of account management, sales, content marketing and customer success. You will work closely with the other disciplines to generate leads and convert these leads to customers. Additionally, you will be responsible for the success of your own portfolio of international clients and maximize revenue from your portfolio.

But why Chainels? Because we are continuously growing in number of clients, revenue and personnel; your ambitious personal goals can be reached at Chainels. Be part of an intercultural environment with inspiring and ambitious colleagues.

What you will do:

  • Help us bring the world’s most advanced Tenant Engagement Platform to new customers; with a focus on French-speaking regions.
  • Be at the frontline of the Proptech revolution and engage with senior leadership online & at events.
  • Grow and manage your accounts and international network, constantly lookout for new business opportunities, manage and prioritise your pipeline and pitch Chainels to new leads.
  • Own bidding processes, convert deals and manage requirements/needs from multiple stakeholders, e.g. asset management, marketing, property management, IT & legal.
  • Negotiate favourable pricing and business terms with large commercial enterprises by selling value.

Your profile:

  • Higher education level (Bachelor’s or Master’s degree).
  • You are smart, analytical, tech-savvy, entrepreneurial and resourceful.
  • Motivated by a career in sales and with a track record that shows you are on top of your game.
  • Experience with selling to complex DMUs (decision-making units) and winning new business deals.
  • Excellent French and English verbal and writing skills.
  • Knowledge from and insights in tech/SaaS business is preferred.
  • You take ownership of everything you do.
  • You are naturally persuasive and can influence with little effort.
  • Affinity with retail and/or real estate is a plus.
  • Your commercial attitude is contagious to the rest of the team.
  • You are proactive and resourceful; a real self-starter.
  • Experience with HubSpot or similar tools is a plus.

We offer you / perks:

  • An opportunity to join a dynamic and fast-growing company.
  • A competitive salary (between €3250,- and €4000,-) and quarterly team bonus.
  • A solid pension plan.
  • Great support for personal development and mentorship.
  • Train you on sales methodologies and market insights.
  • The one-year contract, with the intention of a permanent contract.
  • Phone and laptop to work remotely.
  • Daily complimentary/free team lunch.
  • 25 days of annual leave.
  • Work in the coolest office building in Rotterdam: GHG!
  • Drinks and epic team activities.


If you’re interested in joining our team, please feel free to apply directly by sending your CV plus a one-page motivation letter in English. Applications without motivation will not be considered! If you have any questions about the vacancy, feel free to contact us (tel: +31 (0) 153642667). We aim to close this application on the 25th of September 2020. No agencies.