• Position

    Sales Manager

  • Visible since

    Sunday, 22 January 2023

  • Deadline

    Friday, 10 February 2023

  • Department

    Marketing, Sales and Admissions

  • Contact details


Introduction about RSM BV

RSM BV offers an environment where you are encouraged to embrace change as a challenge to help the organisation reach its goals and those of its students, participants and clients. The work atmosphere at RSM BV is informal and communication lines are short. RSM BV operates as an independent and commercial company within Erasmus University Rotterdam, which makes the situation complex and challenging at times. At the same time the company itself is small enough to maintain personal contacts and be able to have an overview of what’s going on throughout the organisation. The environment is culturally diverse and very international.

RSM BV is located in a pleasant and relatively small office at Woudestein campus in Rotterdam. It’s a lively environment, with students, staff and different companies and restaurants. The office is easy to reach by public transport as well as by car.

Your role

As Sales Manager you execute and coordinate the sales activities for the Open programmes of Rotterdam School of Management BV. You will report to the Associate Director Sales and Admissions. You will  work closely with Marketing and Sales colleagues in the MSA department and closely interact with other RSM colleagues and external parties. You should be able to present the whole RSM Open programmes portfolio.

Your main tasks

Your daily activities and responsibilities include: 

  • Generate leads and prospects for open programmes
  • Generate profitable sales for the department by converting leads into registrations (for open programmes)
  • Support the ranking preparation of the Open Programmes

Required qualifications

To be successful in this position, you will need to have the following knowledge, expertise or skills.

  • A Master degree or bachelor degree with relevant work experience, preferably in business
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role and detailed understanding of the dynamics at work in the open programmes market
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills in English 
  • Hand-on, flexible and adaptive attitude 
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills, the ability to communicate effectively with people in different levels of organisations
  • Flexible orientation and willingness to work out normal business hours 
  • Ability to work effectively with wide range of constituencies in a diverse community
  • Knowledge of differenct CRM databases is beneficial

Preferably you also have

  • Excellent advisory skills, being able to influence client in the decision making process
  • The ability to collaborate with other on a common goal 
  • The ability to be very well informed regarding developments in the market and make effective use of this knowledge for the benefit of his own organisation.

What do we offer?

We offer an ambitious, international and dynamic environment, in which we compete with the top business schools in Europe. You will be part of a close, innovation-driven team on a vibrant university campus. Your ambition and personal drive will be greatly valued and we invest in personal development. We make sure you feel good about yourself, that you enjoy your work and that you grow in your profession.

You will also get:

  • A salary between € 3.500 - € 3.800 gross per month on fulltime basis (ex. holiday allowance), based on your education, knowledge and work experience
  • 25 holidays and 12 ADV days
  • Annual 8% holiday allowance
  • Variable end of year performance bonus
  • The ability to partially work from home
  • Travel cost reimbursement and working from home allowance
  • The opportunity to participate in our collective health insurance
  • Access to all facilities on campus
  • Participation in our collective pension scheme
  • The possibility to travel with NS business card

Any questions?

Would you first like to learn more about the position or about RSM BV? Please contact Kirsten Vos, HR Officer at RSM BV via recruitment@rsm.nl

How to apply?

If you see yourself as a person who thrives by working in a innovating, stimulating, international and growing environment and you recognize yourself as a qualified candidate for this vacancy, please click on the application button on this page and send your CV and covering letter (in English) to Ms. Kirsten Vos, HR Officer, Rotterdam School of Management BV, Erasmus University.

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) is an equal opportunity employer and explicitly encourages applications from candidates of all genders, ethnicities and nationalities.

At RSM we value internal mobility there for internal candidates are strongly encouraged to apply and preference will be given to internal candidates.

Acquisition is not appreciated.