About us:

Headquartered in London, BVNK is on a mission to make banking and payments work for crypto - the crypto market has evolved fast, and traditional finance is yet to catch up. Operating a business in both crypto and fiat today is incredibly difficult, so we’ve built a business account specifically for crypto businesses, focussing on bridging the gap between fiat and digital assets, bringing payments, trading & custody, and banking to one single platform. 


We’re a team of over 100 customer obsessed, passionate people and are growing fast to continue solving problems for crypto businesses around the world. Over the last two years we’ve built  a culture of growth and agility, with customers at the centre of everything we do, and we believe that our people are our strongest asset. If you enjoy working in a fast paced energetic environment, solving real world problems,  BVNK could be a great fit for you.


BVNK are seeking an experienced, motivated, and proactive candidate to join our Commercial team as a Business Development Representative. This role reports directly to the group Sales Director whilst still working closely with Sales, Marketing, Trading & Lending Desk, Product, Operations and Risk teams. This role will encompass all aspects of the sales process; outbound lead generation, relationship building, onboarding, and ongoing account management and client service. The candidate will work with the Sales team to qualify leads, prospect for and build relationships with prospective clients across all target verticals.


The different target client verticals we have at BVNK consist of:

  • Crypto native businesses 
  • Mid-Market Multinationals
  • Global Corporate Service Providers 
  • Global Family offices & Wealth Managers
  • High Net Worth Individuals 


Primary Responsibilities:

  • To be the first point of contact and qualify all leads received via the groups marketing and PR efforts 
  • Acquire, develop and maintain relationships with inbound and outbound prospects in relevant verticals and moving leads from prospect to active client 
  • Understand the needs of clients at every stage of their development and consider how BVNK may continue to add value while also evaluating competitor activities
  • General sales admin such as keeping CRM up to date, booking meetings for senior sales team members and crafting compelling proposals for prospective clients
  • Be actively involved with industry news, conferences, and events and thus being a credible ambassador for the business in all dealing with clients 

Skills And Experience

  • Experience - 1-2 years in financial market, SaaS or PaaS sales/business development
  • Experience in fintech, commercial banking, wealth management, broking or at an investment house is a distinct advantage but not essential
  • Product knowledge – investment & brokerage product knowledge. Digital asset product knowledge is a distinct advantage but not essential


Personal Attributes

  • Goal-oriented and results-focused with ability to work under pressure 
  • Candidate should have genuine enthusiasm to work in the digital asset industry
  • Outstanding sales ability and looking to pursue a career in sales or sales enablement
  • High integrity and exceptional work ethic
  • Phenomenal interpersonal communication skills; is confident, dynamic, and assertive
  • Candidate should understand and embody a Growth Mindset across all elements of the daily job requirements, towards the company and broader career path
  • Excited by the idea of working in the Cape Town office with a high energy team to look to achieve the impossible 


What you can expect from us:

  • Fair and competitive salary at every stage of your growth
  • Meaningful ownership in the business through our employee option scheme
  • Flexible working hours, with hybrid working at its heart
  • A culture built on passionate growth minded people
  • A flexible approach to holiday, with 20 days as standard
  • Opportunities to travel to our offices around the world, in locations such as London and Cape Town, to collaborate with your colleagues 

An open and creative environment where you can help us define the future of BVNK, it’s culture, and it’s opportunity sets

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