Channel Business Developer

Job description

Snapt is a fast-growing and vibrant tech start-up, offering an amazing opportunity for a business developer to become part of tech history. This will be a challenging role with key KPIs and is perfect for a driven and goal orientated person. You will become part of an amazing channel sales team who is focused on global channel growth, working with large multi-national technology companies to fast track sales. 

What we are offering:

  • Join a company that is an exciting blend of a vibrant start-up environment and professional operations in our brand new offices in Johannesburg or Cape Town.
  • Play a significant role in developing business for one of the most vibrant tech start-ups in South Africa.
  • Enjoy flexible structures, flat hierarchies and motivated colleagues.
  • Remuneration is competitive, and is negotiable depending on experience.
  • Learn unique and valuable skills from experts in a USD 6 billion industry.
  • Do things that no one else in Africa is doing!


What you'll be doing:

  • Generate leads and cold call prospective partners,
  • Seek out the appropriate contact in the organisation,
  • Arrange meetings and demos with the prospective partners,
  • Understand the needs of prospective partners and be able to respond effectively with a plan of how to meet these,
  • Work strategically - carrying out necessary planning in order to achieve goals,
  • Have a good understanding of the businesses' product and be able to advise others about it,
  • Update and manage all prospective partners on CRM,
  • Daily reporting on activity and progress,
  • Achieve sales targets as determined by management,
  • Attend seminars, conferences and events where appropriate,
  • Keep abreast of trends and changes in the business world.

What you'll require:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing or related field.
  • 2 Years business development experience within the technology industry. Channel business development experience will be a plus.
  • Strong communication skills and IT fluency.
  • Ability to manage complex projects and multi-task.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to flourish with minimal guidance, be proactive, and handle uncertainty.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
  • Comfortable using a computer for various tasks.
  • Highly driven and capable of working independently.