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Partnership Director (closed)

Job Description

Hyper Island is a creative business school with consulting services which enables individuals and organisations to see, understand and act upon the opportunities created by digital and technological evolution.

As societies and companies move from linear to non linear, the need for training continues to increase across industries. As a result, Hyper Island has grown exponentially during the past 20 years. Today, we have offices and schools across the world with hubs in Karlskrona, Stockholm, London, Manchester, Singapore, New York, and Sao Paolo.

We believe 
that we can unlock progress in the world and thereby solve problems that matter - to individuals, to companies, to society. 

Are you motivated by unlocking progress? Do you see yourself as being a part of solving problems that matter? Are you driven by challenging sales goals? Do you have a passion for digital and business transformation, innovation, and people? Is your client’s success what tastes the sweetest? Then this job is for you.

About the role
This role is based in Stockholm focuses on our business client work as we enter our next stage of growth. It is dedicated to revenue generation; growing and nurturing our network of ambitious clients.

Our ideal candidate is a natural networker, with a business flair, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a relentless focus on targeting new opportunities and winning new business. The ability to communicate the opportunities digital can bring, whilst understanding the challenges organisations face in a rapidly-changing world, is crucial. Additionally, confidence and competence in running workshops and learning experiences, supported by our delivery team, is key.

This role requires autonomy, drive and a ‘hands-on, can-do’ attitude.

Experienced business developer, able to generate sales income and with a minimum of 5 years experience in commercial revenue generation.

Proven track record of establishing and building new client relationships in the digital, marketing, innovation or management consulting arena.

Natural networker with a strong network of senior contacts across a broad array of industries to bring to the table from day one.

Demonstrated strategic and business acumen with the ability to quickly and incisively diagnose a client’s biggest business challenge.

Demonstrated skills at consultative selling with an ability to uncover key insights through ongoing conversations, discussions, and q&a to guide prospects to an understanding of the Hyper Island offer.

Ability to learn at speed on how to create learning solutions to solve business problems.

Fluent in Swedish and English.

Start second quarter 2017.
Full-time position, six months probation.
The position is based in Stockholm, Sweden.

If you have questions about the role contact

Maria Distner, Managing Director Sweden

We will review all applications in English.

About Hyper Island

Hyper Island designs learning experiences that challenge companies and individuals to grow and stay competitive in an increasingly digitized world. Our range of immersive programs and courses seeks to equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to lead the change and begin a journey of lifelong learning.