We’re looking for a Country Manager in Sweden

Who are we?


We believe the biggest positive impact we can have on our planet and our lives is to rethink the way we use the space we have already built. We at Spacent are on a mission to develop technologies for the most effective use of buildings to allow for a dynamic workplace. So join us to disrupt what tomorrow's workplace looks like and how to use cities for the good of people, planet, and productivity.


What is our culture?


We have a very ambitious team-oriented culture built on open thinking, pro-activity, accountability and doing the right thing. Disrupting the real-estate industry is serious, but we also try to have fun. It really is hard for us to contain our excitement as we see the future of workspaces changing in front of our eyes. We never settle and are always hustling. Most importantly, we never stop dreaming and are always looking ways to be game-changers!


What are we doing?


Spacent provides on-demand “Work From Anywhere” space for occupiers. Spacent Membership makes the whole city your office. We have scalable technology and playbooks to expand to new markets fast in the coming 18 months. We are already live in Finland, Sweden, and Canada.


Occupiers use our simulation tools to customise their dynamic workplace portfolio. They manage their space using our management portal and mobile app. Spacent brings an income boost to suppliers of space and lower occupancy costs to occupiers.


What is your role?


You will be our first hire in the Swedish market. You will join the Commercial Team and will be working directly with the Founders to help grow our target addressable market and close sales from our sales pipeline. You will also have a central role in building the Swedish team for Sweden together with the founders. In your role as the Country Manager at Spacent, you will be expected to create customer commitments and being part of our sales team to generate new leads to our sales funnel.


The Country Manager, as a part of our sales team, is responsible for outbound sales to occupier clients. You will apply modern tools for sales and will actively develop the marketing machine that is being set up to support our sales in Finland and worldwide.


We are selling a product that is new to most of our clients, so good communicational skills and the ability to simplify a complex message are crucial. We are already working on three continents and we can provide opportunities to expand battle-tested methods in new markets as well.


What we offer for you:

  • Small multidisciplinary and multicultural team to work with (with English as company language)

    Freedom and responsibility for your work

  • Reasonable and flexible working hours, we believe there needs to be a balance between work and life

  • Highly-skilled teammates

  • Post-modern ways of working

  • Competitive salary and option program

  • Building your own team in Sweden

  • Possibility to build a great international career in a game-changing company

  • Changing the world’s biggest industry

  • Meaningful work: We are making cities more sustainable


What we are looking for:

  • Ambition and attitude for making an impact

  • 5-15 years of experience working with customers in sales or account management

  • Independency and persistent attitude towards achieving your targets

  • Hands-on but also being able to handle C-level discussions

  • You learn fast and are transparent in your work

  • Ambition to grow new talent for the team

  • Good communication skills both internally and towards clients

  • Ability to create customer commitment and close sales

  • Familiar with working with sales tools and growth hackers

  • Taking care of customer relationships and boosting sales within accounts

  • Urge to develop your skills and expand your view of the work

  • Fluency in Swedish and English


What you will do:

  • Sell Spacent services to corporate and SMB clients

  • Improve our sales processes constantly

  • Manage customer relationships from beginning to operational phase

  • Oversee deployment of service to our client

  • Act as a part of our sales team, including inbound and outbound marketing

  • Support content creation for outbound marketing

  • Helping to recruit our team in Sweden

  • Support our expansion playbook creation for new markets

  • Provide customer insights for the tech development team


What we’re like

We are a young startup building our culture to be open, equal, respectful, and not too serious :) We nourish a company culture where you enjoy coming to work, every day. There is always time for laughter and time to be a responsible professional. We want to be both.

Our aim is to change the whole property industry. We want it to be more flexible for companies and organisations, while reducing the environmental load from our mother Earth. If you got interested, please email us at hello@spacent.com latest on 26.4.2021 and we will be in touch.


If you want to hear more about the open position, you can be in touch with our

CEO Antti Tuomela (+358 40 719 4007, antti.tuomela@spacent.com) or

CDO Eetu Ristaniemi (+358 40 773 9083, eetu.ristaniemi@spacent.com).