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Sr. Business Development Manager

Dreilinden, Germany
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Looking for a company where you can have an impact? A company where you can have the best of two worlds – an ambitious work environment and an inclusive culture?

Founded in 1996, disrupted the status quo of buying and selling cars with the first online vehicle marketplace, driven by the idea to create something new. As a driver of change for growth and innovation we became more than just a platform. We are an ecosystem of skilled and entrepreneurially minded people, a community to unite sellers and buyers. As the No 1 marketplace in Germany we closely cooperate with a powerful network of around 42,000 dealers and connect them with almost 17 million unique users per month.

We are seeking a professional individual to join our team as a Senior Business Development Manager (f/m/d).

You will be joining our team that takes care for Leasing, Financing and Buying Services. In this team we bring car financing and leasing offerings to our buyer and dealers online and make the car buying journey more convenient.

Your Tasks:

  • Be part of a winning team - we will craft's future by building new products and services together!
  • Identify and develop new business opportunities with existing and potential partners (consumer credit and automotive financing, leasing and car subscription, digital retail…).
  • Continuously screen competition, technology trends and best practices within the market
  • Develop, refine and maintain strategies for services along the car financing & leasing process
  • Identify, acquire and grow relationships with external partners
  • Define, monitor and own the metrics to measure business success - you plan and pursue revenue targets
  • Work closely with our Strategic Partner Management for growing existing relationships with our partner banks.
  • Drive business judgment, market understanding, problem solving, and fact-based analysis to identify, prioritize, structure, and solve complex business problems.
  • Collaborate with and be part of cross-functional teams with colleagues from Product Management, Marketing, Operations & Sales, Research and Analytics to enable lean opportunity validations.
  • Be the business development counterpart to jointly evaluate, develop & gain new business opportunities.

Your profile:

  • 5+ years professional experience within a comparable setting, preferably with an e-commerce, consulting, classifieds or automotive profile. Master’s Degree or similar.
  • High intrinsic motivation for identifying and developing new business opportunities.
  • You believe in agile ways of working. You strive for success and outcome. You take ownership and are a true team player. You have a clear bias for action.
  • Fast apprehension, strong ability to identify and focus on top priorities
  • Excellent logical and analytics skills
  • Experience with strategy and/or consulting projects and/or business aspects
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills both in German and English.
  • Ability to work highly independently and deal with complexity and ambiguity in a very dynamic environment.
  • Experience in the field of consumer credits, consumer automotive or classifieds/marketplaces is a plus.

What we offer:

  • Meaningful work with diverse, international, highly skilled and passionate teams which give you the chance to make a difference in our customers’ lives.
  • International career opportunities throughout Adevinta*.
  • Competitive compensation, conference & education budget. We value your personal and professional development.
  • A healthy work-life balance, i.e. part-time work, an additional paid parental leave time, flexible working hours including working from home options.
  • A great atmosphere, open-minded company culture with several social team activities (online and offline).


Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, Adevinta* offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.


People are the heart of Adevinta*, and their health and well-being are our first priority. We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

*eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is now part of Adevinta, an innovative leader in digital marketplaces spanning 17 countries. We’re all about matchmaking, and our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less.

As a global network of loved local brands, including eBay Kleinanzeigen in Germany, Marktplaats in the Netherlands, and leboncoin in France, our team of over 6,000 employees are there to make things better, safer and easier for the people who choose to visit and use our marketplaces every month. And we do that by being experts in our field, basing improvements on data and bringing together our network of talented teams.

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