About us

Near is the world's largest source of intelligence on people and places, processing data from over 1.6 billion monthly users across 44 countries. The Near Platform powers data-driven marketing and enrichment offerings through a suite of SaaS products. The users of the platform can leverage audience, spatial, retail, among other data in a privacy-led environment.

Founded in 2012, Near is headquartered in Singapore with offices in Paris, San Francisco, New York, London, Bangalore, Tokyo, and Sydney. Today, brands such as News Corp and Mastercard work with Near to provide enhanced customer experiences.

Near is backed by leading investors including Sequoia Capital, JP Morgan Private Equity Group, Cisco Investments, Telstra Ventures, and Greater Pacific Capital.

Job description – Business Project Manager, Southern Europe

Near is looking for a Business Project Manager to accelerate its development in Southern Europe. The solution is a SaaS software platform that enables companies to leverage real-world consumer intelligence for data-driven marketing.

Based in our office in Paris, you will report to the VP Growth and Operations and lead strategic projects to develop our activities in Southern Europe. You will support the Sales team to build partnerships within key categories such as publishers, brands, and online/digital service providers.

Your responsibilities will include:

Marketing

  • Devise and implement our marketing strategy and marketing plan for our activities in Southern Europe
  • Plan, direct, and coordinate marketing efforts including:
    • Planning of trade show events
    • Optimization of user funnels
    • Creation of high quality visual pitch decks

Pre-Sales

  • Be the point of contact for the Sales team to help build partnerships
    • Work closely with Sales to ensure successful closure of the sales process (RFI, RFP, etc.)
    • Close the feedback loop by providing product team with inputs to influence product roadmap as received from the market

SalesOps

  • Oversee business processes
    • Ensure CRM performance and maintenance for Southern Europe activities
    • Provide salespersons with tools, scripts, and other relevant content guide
  • Optimise sales performance to help them reach their objectives
    • Conduct research on appropriate strategies for increasing sales and customer base
    • Conduct regular in-depth pipeline and account reviews with the Marketing and Sales teams



    Preferred skills and experience

    • Prior experience (3-5 years) in a similar role with a solid track record of success
    • Strong experience in growth hacking, customer acquisition funnel and performance marketing
    • Strong experience in Sales Operations / Marketing automation. You master tools such as Salesforce and / or Hubspot
    • Looking for someone able to evolve or reinforce existing sales processes with strong project management knowledge
    • Exceptional communication skills, highly organized, collaborative, proactive and detail oriented
    • Fluency in French and English is a must have. Italian or Spanish is nice to have
    • Proven working knowledge of the Digital Ad Tech Ecosystem is a plus
    • Comfortable in a start-up, and ability to move quickly and wear many hats in a dynamic environment


    You are a self-starter who takes initiatives with the hunger to achieve great results. This is an incredible opportunity to work within an amazing team. You cannot miss out on this and it will not be around for long, so apply below!