Education Abroad, International Enrollment Management, International Student and Scholar Services
StudyPortals is well on its' way to rendering education choice transparent for students everywhere. One market we are really working on conquering at the moment is that of North America & Canada. The North American market is large and growing, the StudyPortals offer has already proven successful with the first clients and this success now needs to be replicated/spread.
We are currently looking for a Senior Account Advisor to further sustain our market leadership position internationally.
Your key goals and responsibilities
Based in our US office (Boston) you will be working in our North American Team, supporting our young, dynamic and entrepreneurial team to cover more ground more quickly.
You will be responsible for the intiation and growth of relationships with the top universities in the US, helping them to better understand and decide on our product usage – the StudyPortals student recruitment campaigns.
Next to prospecting new accounts, your focus of activities will be on closing these accounts through calling, online or in person meetings. Moreover, you will help mentor junior team members in developing their commercial skills.
Manage a territory, where you will be responsible for managing research, marketing and outreach focused on increasing our presence at Institutions throughout your assigned area.
Supporting the North American team and taking an active role in further refining strategy and approach of your region.
Represent the American University/Commercial perspective in the overall company strategy – Deliver input for Marketing and initiate innovation projects.
Represent StudyPortals at conferences throughout North America, prioritizing those that are in alignment with StudyPortals strategic plan.
Develop relationships with industry contacts through trade associations, state agencies, community groups and other Higher Education organizations.
3-5 years of proven commercial work experiences in a business development position, hungry to quickly capture the market.
Optimistic and self-disciplined high achiever with a sense of urgency and good work organization.
Client and market share orientation, committed to create client value on the long term.
Assertive, and optimistic. Energetic and persistent, with an entrepreneurial attitude you drive for results and are 110% committed to success.
Open team player – independent yet supportive – thriving in an entrepreneurial atmosphere.
Able to get in the minds of prospective international students. Having experienced an international study period is desired.
Work permit for the US as you will be based in and support our Boston office.
Eagerness to learn and grow alongside a young and dynamic company, with the ambition to quickly grow in role and responsibilities.
StudyPortals is the leading online platform to find and compare education globally. Over 2 million students browse our websites every month to find their dream education. We are connecting students and educators and make international student recruitment easy, effective and transparent for universities, colleges and schools worlwide. StudyPortals was twice in a row awarded among the top 10 fastest... growing companies in the Deloitte Fast 50 Netherlands – were our European Headquarter is located. A dedicated team (33+ different nationalities) of over 140 people is the heart of our success.
Following the huge success and high demand, StudyPortals recently started commercial activities in its two new priority markets outside of Europe: North America and Asia-Pacific.