Senior Sales & BD Consultant

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia | FMCG | Full-time


For over 16 years Quantium have combined the best of human and artificial intelligence to power possibilities for individuals, organisations and society. Our solutions make sense of what has happened and what will, could or should be done to re-shape industries and societies around the needs of the people they serve.


For several years, Quantium has partnered with hundreds of your favourite FMCG brands, delivering cutting-edge analytical solutions through bespoke consulting briefs and our impressive suite of products. This is supported by our consulting and analytical smarts, as well as, un-paralelled data assets like Woolworths customer behaviour data from over 10 million Australian consumers.


The opportunity

Innovation isn’t a new concept for us at Quantium and we are proud to have our 16 years of analytical capability to back ourselves in being Woolworth’s data agent, now managing both customer and scan data assets, meaning we are delivering brand new solutions and products to drive new possibilities in FMCG.

Welcome to the FMCG newly established small to Medium Business (SMB) team, where you can shape the way we do business with over 400 clients and have the potential to have a huge impact in getting that to an even bigger number.

We have created this team because first impressions matter, and we need you to join us to further develop strong relationships and deliver value to both existing and new clients.

The Senior Sales & BD Consultant sits within our driven, passionate and friendly FMCG team – we thrive within Quantium’s unique, fast-paced environment and we also know how to enjoy and celebrate our successes.

FMCG experience is not a requirement; you might come from a Software/Products/Telco background, and you’re looking for a change in industry

This is an opportunity for you to bring a new level of sales capability to our team, being responsible for building a strong pipeline of opportunities and selling solutions across the FMCG portfolio of products.

You will be excited to take on the full opportunity of Quantium being Woolworth’s data agent and unlock a range of opportunities, from small one-off deliverables all the way up to ongoing subscriptions.


Some other things you’ll be involved with:

  • Manage the sales pipeline through: warm leads with our existing portfolio of clients, & lead generation and pursuit through to delivery resourcing, along with forecasting of opportunities to deliver against monthly targets
  • Ensure project profitability: analyse delivery vs quotes and identify pricing / quoting issues and efficiency opportunities
  • Maintain Quantium’s reputation within FMCG for quality deliverables within the Retail / FMCG industry analyse trends and results to optimise growth for clients and suppliers
  • Use insights to present compelling stories that deliver tangible commercial value
  • Win new business through identifying opportunities, building relationships with existing and prospective FMCG clients, and negotiating / closing business deals
  • Level up our sales capability through coaching of other consultants (across Core FMCG and SMB)
  • Input into improvement of collateral, communications and processes for the rest of the team with your knowledge on client’s wants and needs


About you

  • Approximately 6+ years B2B sales experience with a desire to learn and grow in the FMCG industry
  • Extensive experience with using and maintaining CRM (HubSpot ideal)
  • Understanding of how companies can use data to shape their strategy and improve performance
  • Project management / delivery skills valued
  • An ability to work proactively and leverage available resources to problem solve
  • Experience working with stakeholders (both internal and ideally externally) up to a mid-senior level
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to effectively sell ideas and explain complex concepts
  • Confident presentation skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced and regularly changing environment, juggling multiple stakeholders and projects


More about Quantium


We are passionate about creating opportunities for ourselves and each other. You will have access to relevant, meaningful and actionable learning. We are growing our technical, professional and leadership capabilities through our robust internal learning curriculum, team knowledge-sharing sessions and our mentoring program.


We also believe there is more to a successful career than just hard work and recognise the need to balance personal and family commitments with work. We enjoy weekly group fitness sessions, team sports and well-being advice. You'll also enjoy plenty of social events, including company overnight trips, and our world-class offices are fitted out with games and stocked with food and drink all year round.


Quantium are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We are a multicultural team of various beliefs, sexual orientations and gender identities. We celebrate our diversity of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status and disability status.