Business Development Manager | English & Dutch

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As an International Business Manager you'll spearhead our E-commerce department's growth strategy, identifying new opportunities and expanding our client' presence in international markets. You'll be instrumental in launching new web shops and countries, coordinating projects, and analyzing data to drive sales targets and financial proposals.Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and direct the E-commerce department to expand current international markets and explore new opportunities.
  • Monitor market trends to strategically identify new growth opportunities.
  • Support and mentor E-commerce Managers to ensure their success and optimize performance.
  • Collaborate with department heads to develop strategic policies and plans.
  • Coordinate projects, including web shop renovations and product launches.
  • Maintain seamless communication between departments to drive cross-functional collaboration.
  • Analyze data and trends to prepare sales targets and financial proposals.


  • Have excellent communication skills in English and Dutch.
  • Reside in the Northern Netherlands with access to own transport (car).
  • Preference given to candidates already living in the Northern Netherlands.
  • Have a minimum of 5 years of commercial experience in an SME environment.
  • Possess strong analytical skills and the ability to translate data into actionable insights.
  • Demonstrate leadership skills and experience in managing small teams.
  • Candidates with diverse backgrounds, such as Management Assistants in SMEs, are encouraged to apply.
  • Experience in large international companies not preferred; we value hands-on experience.
  • You have valid working permit

Salary Benefits:

  • Full-time position (40 hours per week).
  • Option to work from home one day a week.
  • Autonomy and space for creativity.
  • Drive impactful projects with a motivated and ambitious team, fostering innovation and fresh perspectives.
  • Enjoy a supportive and inclusive work environment that encourages individual growth and development.
  • Competitive salary (depending on experience) and comprehensive benefits package, including travel allowance and pension scheme.
  • Work-life balance with the option to work remotely one day per week and enjoy company perks like free sports activities and social events.
  • Family-like atmosphere.

Ready to make an impact and grow with us? Apply now!

About the company:

Our client rapidly growing company specializing in e-commerce and with stores around Europe; and it's one of the leading suppliers of LED lighting in the agricultural sector.