Senior Data Sales Consultant

Great opportunity to join a national data services leader in the throes of its reinvention and to be part of something radical and exciting. Uncapped commission structure with this role.

About Data Ireland

Data Ireland is Ireland’s leading provider of services for customer acquisition, analytics, data quality, and geo-intelligence. From data hygiene to geo-demographic profiling, from risk-limiting address verification to locational risk-assessment, we use our data to make your data mean more. We aggregate, integrate and derive intelligence. The company has everything it takes to be the data partner of choice.

About the Role

You will join a team of highly motivated and energetic business, sales and technology professionals. You will be responsible for growing revenue and delivering sophisticated data solutions to our clients.

This is a senior sales role for someone with energy and a yearning for a new challenge. Despite being an established company, Data Ireland is at the beginning of something new and exciting in a world that needs data solutions. For a talented sales consultant, it’s the perfect set of conditions to maximise your chances of success.

Key Responsibilities

  • Achieve set monthly data consulting revenue targets
  • Design and manage delivery of data solutions to clients (with input from our technical team where required)
  • Identify and pursue new business opportunities with energy and a determination to close
  • Develop key Account relationships for corporate-class customers you identify
  • Provide solutions that meet Data Irelands’ needs as well as add value by recommending and selling additional products and services to those clients
  • Sustain long-term, partner-class relationships
  • Communicate technical information on our range of services in an easily understandable way
  • Prepare and present professional proposals
  • Close profitable new business and sustain sales year-on-year with these customers
  • Engage and inspire marketing strategies to support your sales efforts
  • Present to and meet senior buyers, promising in a way that responds to their strategic outlook for their business
  • Support the development of an evolving product range through proactive feedback to the product development function

Essential Experience

  • Track record in new business delivery and an ability to demonstrate the commercial acumen to work and succeed in a complex business environment.
  • Used to applying a consulting style, listening to understand customer problems and responding with an appropriate solution
  • Not less than 3 years selling mid-ticket software-based services to corporate and government customers with 250+ employees
  • Strong familiarity applying relationship-based and strategic selling techniques

The Person

  • A natural communicator who can recognise challenges in the customer’s environment and match solutions from Data Ireland’s product set.
  • Is experienced offering "solutions", ideally based on technology-related services/advice.
  • Can deliver a compelling business case and negotiate to close.
  • Has the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of internal executives including production managers and subject-matter experts
  • Demonstrate an energetic, self-motivated and flexible approach to the job.
  • Highly organised, disciplined and results focused


The role offers a very competitive base salary with generous, uncapped commissions based on sales performance. There are additional benefits including pension plan, and health insurance cover.

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