SUMMARY:

🍫 Following our recent $100million Series B round this summer we are looking for a driven professional to lead & scale our buyer sales team across Spain & Portugal. With your highly energetic personality and excellent communication and organization skills, you will be responsible for anything that ranges from building a high performing team, creating KPIs and metrics, sharing data insights and best practices with the regional and global teams 🍫

 

WHAT THIS ROLE ENTAILS:

  • You will take ownership for hiring, building and scaling our sales teams to unprecedented levels. We will look to you to propose, execute and develop localized growth plans at record speed and build an unstoppable growth machine.
  • You will build and manage every department related to Restaurant Acquisition: you will set ambitious targets, and structure the team accordingly with Inside Sales, Field Sales, City Management, etc.
  • Lead our expansion efforts across Spain & Portugal (30 city launches in 9 months)
  • You will have oversight and responsibility for the performance, training and management of your sales team in the entire country (50+ people).
  • You will need to create layers of leadership and management in order to streamline communication and performance to the top.
  • Take responsibility for the growth and development of your team by training, coaching, mentoring, and leading performance reviews.
  • Build out new processes and introduce workflows to help our sales teams outperform their targets. E.g. playbooks, SF automatisation.

 

WHAT YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL:

  • Native or C2 Spanish Speaking ability.
  • At least 3 years experience leading & scaling successful sales teams in the past. Previous experience in a high growth environment is preferred.
  • You have a strong interest in the digitization of the Spanish food industry, have the ability to relate to restaurants day-to-day workflows and pain points, and are passionate to transform the industry with us.
  • Deep understanding of Sales KPIs & how to positively influence them
  • Ability to communicate ambitious targets, motivate a team and create an environment of inclusivity and knowledge sharing.
  • Ability to close large restaurant chain deals yourself or at least support your team to do so themselves.
  • You have a deep motivation for developing your team & helping them reach their personal goals.
  • You are data driven and have experience working with data analytic tools.
  • Good vibes only - a strong sense of humour and optimism is always appreciated!

 

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU:

Growth Opportunities: A vast amount of ​​responsibility with untapped space for personal development.

Team: Tremendous amount of collaboration with a group of diverse peers from all across the world.

Ownership: we hire you for your ideas, we want to hear them and see you own them.

Health: Wellness initiatives (physical and mental), fitness memberships, access to stress and wellness professionals.

Retreats: Team retreats to celebrate our achievements. Private islands & castles in Croatia & Czech Republic were some of our finest.

Compensation: very competitive salary & equity package.

 

WHO WE ARE & WHAT WE DO:

At Choco, we have the ambition to become one of the largest and most successful businesses of the next decade. Our mission is to reduce food waste on a global scale by redesigning the food industry's global value chain. The food industry is an industry with a monumental array of problems, especially in the food-supply-chain. We leverage technology to build the digital platform on which the global food trade will operate. We have the potential to decrease food waste by 30%.

 

Today, Choco provides a free digital platform that connects restaurants with their suppliers; an effortless tool that optimises communication, eliminates operational inefficiencies, and simplifies the entire ordering process for all sides. A vital first step in the digitization of the global food-supply-chain. 

As one of the fastest growing tech start-up’s globally, we’re moving quicker than ever, assembling the most driven, humble and intelligent people to reach the next level together. Founded in March 2018, Choco now has over 15,000 restaurants across 20 markets around the world. Our founders have helped build companies such as Zalando (IPO’d), Lazada (sold to Alibaba) and Foodora (sold to DeliveryHero). We recently raised one of the largest Series B ($100M) funding rounds in European history.

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