Who we are

We are on a mission to make mental health accessible to everyone. At OpenUp, we support companies, their employees and the families of employees with mental health. Via our OpenUp platform, employees and their families receive direct access to health checks, self-help programs, group sessions and webinars, mindfulness training and a large team of recognized psychologists. In our company we build high performance teams in which people develop themselves to their fullest potential. We enjoy raising the bar and making it to the next level.

Open Up is part of the LinkedIn Top Startups 2022 and is rapidly growing. We are expanding our international teams and we search for like-minded talent. We are already helping over 750+ (international) companies and their employees, e.g. Rituals, Deloitte, Decathlon, Miele, KPMG, Adyen and McDonalds. We are the Dutch market leader. But that’s not enough to achieve our mission: We aim to become the number one mental health partner in the whole of Europe.


Your job

As ambassadors for Open Up spread our mission ‘ Making health accessible for all” into the European markets at hyperspeed and grow our market share by building many new partnerships, in this role you will do this by leading, shaping and scaling the sales team and building sales excellence across the organisation. 

Because of your experience in similar roles as a Sales Director, DACH you know how to drive hyper growth, make complexity simple and understand the top priorities in building a high performance sales team. You have a proven ability to drive the sales process from plan to close, including positioning of our products & services against competitors.

You ensure accountability, focus and drive results. You know how to, but also like to, build and scale the  sales department as well as the company.

As a person you are a team-player, flexible and ambitious. You feel responsible and want to make everyone, including yourself, better every day. You like to work in a fast-paced environment and have a whatever it takes mentality. Besides this, you are action-oriented and resourceful as well as analytical and tech savvy. 

Of course, you are enthusiastic about mental health, which is a topic as normal as going to the gym, and you would love to connect to this higher purpose.


Required Skills

  • Experience as a sales leader  (min 3 years) and at least ten years of experience in a commercial role 
  • Experience in building and leading teams in a high paced scale-up environment
  • Result focussed and you know how to drive hyper growth
  • You understand the top priorities in building a high performance sales team
  • Excellent stakeholder management, listening, communication and negotiation skills
  • Experience developing and executing strategic plan to achieve sales targets and expand our customer base


What you get

OpenUp is fast growing and you have the chance to become part of this challenging journey. Your high impact role in this early-stage scale-up offers a lot of great opportunities and chances to grow with us. 

You work in a diverse and international environment from our office in Berlin. You work in our international commercial team but also closely with our Psychologists, Tech and HR teams. We regularly have (virtual) team events which make our work dynamic and challenging! We like to have fun together with a lot of team building activities like our weekly ‘borrels’, after work sport classes, the yearly ski-trip and our Paddle tournament. Which makes our work fun, challenging and dynamic. Next to that:

  • Opportunities for personal and professional development.
  • Competitive salary and compensation package.
  • Flexibility to work from the office or your home office. We provide you with the hardware you need to work comfortably. 
  • Daily healthy and vegetarian lunch.
  • Free and unlimited access to our mindfulness courses and psychologists.


Next steps

Excited about this role at OpenUp? We love to learn more about you. Send us your application through our website and we will be in touch with you soon. 

At OpenUp, everyone is welcome to apply - regardless of color, age, gender, nationality or any other label. We embrace what makes you unique and we believe that a diverse team is crucial to success. If you are ready to OpenUp, join us!


Our OpenUp and iPractice ventures help people become and stay mentally and physically healthy. We continuously develop our practice and online platform for mental well-being. Users can start directly with various online programs and connect face to face with a psychologist. All programs are evidence-based, result-oriented and short and sweet. Sustainable results come from daily practice and users are supported by an accessible system and network of psychologists. We offer our services all over Europe, in various languages. We help hundreds of people every day and the number of users is growing fast.

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