Business Development Manager Weddingspaces

Business Development Manager Weddingspaces


Are you passionate about the world of weddings and an endless romantic? Are you excited to shake up the wedding industry with your sales vision and knack for customer centricity? Would you like to work for an internal start-up at a great scale-up company, share your enthusiasm to energize, convince and inspire and make a major impact? Then you will love to become our Business Development Manager Wedding and join our team of heart-shaped pioneers!

Building the future together

Skydreams is a close-knit international team of positive-minded and smart Skydreamers who love helping consumers improve their lives. You can recognise us by the smiles we wear to work. 

Skydreams is an international scale up, based in Utrecht. We currently reach out to 1 billion consumers around the globe to help them organize their perfect wedding ceremony, move to their ideal house or renovate their home. We are the future of how people find local services. 

Working at Skydreams means that you are part of an ambitious, international team with the freedom to do things that we love and that matter. Our culture is built on trust, collaboration, happiness, personal development, taking initiative and fun. Skydreams is a bootstrapped private-held company, where we value having a growth mindset and working together. We want to build the future and stay humble in the process. It’s our mission to work with the best people and provide chances to learn and develop yourself. To continue our growth we are looking for a Business Development Manager. 

About Weddingspaces

Weddingspaces is part of the Skydreams family. Weddingspaces (launched May 2021), facilitates the search of a wedding venue in the Netherlands and beyond. Our growing network of venues enables couples to have the smoothest user experience when searching for their dream location. While giving venues across the country the opportunity to showcase their business and connect to these couples.

Our mission is to give couples access to every wedding venue in the world”. And encourage couples to — regardless of style, culture, sexual orientation, scale or budget — dream, imagine, and find the place where they’ll celebrate their dream wedding in their most desired venue.

What will you do?

Co-create a sales vision and replicable sales model for Weddingspaces

Successfully build and manage a sales pipeline from start to finish

Influence and educate prospective clients about Weddingspaces, our benefits and the success that they can expect as a member of our platform

Build strong, long-lasting relationships with clients with the right tone of voice while staying true to our brand

Represent a brand that resonates with an inclusive and diverse wedding industry

Understand customer needs and collaborates internally to smoothen up the customer experience throughout their entire journey, by simplification and automation

Keep track of all your interactions to recognize opportunities, gather customer data and valuable market insights that can help Weddingspaces grow

Collaborate in a cross functional squad and also work independently to reach our targets

“Good things come from working at Skydreams. Here you can achieve your personal goals in a positive work atmosphere.”

Who are you?

Bachelor's degree in communication, international relations or a related field. Master’s degree in sales, communication, international relations or a related field is a plus;

Proven 6-10 years of relevant experience in sales and business development, account management, business development or a similar role. Preferably in the wedding industry and/or classified ads/marketplaces;

You’re a strategic thinker, have great analytical skills and you know how to build and execute a sales strategy from scratch;

You have great consultative selling, problem-solving and organizational skills;

Able to communicate and collaborate at an professional level in a fast growing business;

You have good communication and writing skills in both Dutch and English;

You are a team player who can work independently, prioritize well and has a creative mindset;

Dutch (native) speaking and residing in The Netherlands;

Persistent, highly motivated, proactive and a positive attitude;

You dare to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it;

You like to win together!

What's in it for you?

Firstly … a great team of international colleagues!

A beautiful office located in the heart of Utrecht;

Flexibility to work at the office or at home; a work laptop will be provided

Additional equipment and a personal budget for an ergonomic & pleasant home office;

Fun company outings, monthly drinks, fresh fruits and snacks at the office;

A superb pension scheme;

Tasty coffee & a fridge stocked with various refreshments;

Weekly yoga and bootcamp lessons with your colleagues;

A flat and entrepreneurial culture;

The possibility to learn from and work with inspiring, smart and fun people in a great office environment, where new and innovative ideas are encouraged.

About the application procedure

The full application procedure consists of three interviews of approximately 45 minutes. During these interviews we try to get to know your personality and ambition. We will also check the cultural match between you and Skydreams. If we think you are a perfect candidate we will make you an offer you can’t refuse!


Apply for this position

If you have the attributes we’re looking for, we can’t wait to learn all about you.

Talk with our recruiter

Maureen Brinkman
People & Culture Hero

+31 (0)30 7900 296
[email protected]

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+31 (0)30 7900 296