Do these words apply to you?Entrepreneurial, articulate, dedicated, driven, ethical, resilient, reliable, professional, self-motivated, ambitious, charismatic, adaptable, team player, open-minded, hard-working, confident, honest, determined, enthusiastic, tenacious, proactive. If you believe you display the character traits above and have at least 6 months experience in a sales position, then we have an amazing opportunity available for you. The opportunityPanda International is an ambitious recruitment specialist based in Amsterdam. A number of our clients are the most prestigious companies within their field and in recognition of their need for ’top talent’ we are seeking high-achieving individuals to join us and grow within the organisation. The purpose of this role is to build and manage relationships with clients and candidates looking for projects in the life sciences industry; identify their recruitment needs and search & qualify candidates to fulfil these needs. The role focuses on business development in combination with analysis of industry trends and client needs. Additionally, it involves being creative in finding the right candidates for our clients, by not only looking in our extensive existing network but also by headhunting candidates. The majority of the work is office based with up to 10-20% of the time on client visits. What is required?The successful applicants will be required to demonstrate the following:Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably in a business- or scientific-related fieldSales abilityCommercial awarenessAbility to think fast on your feetInformation gathering and problem-solving skillsInternet navigation and social networking abilityStrong written and communication skillsMinimum of 6 months experience in sales, business development or account management, ideally in a B2B environmentGreat communication skills in English; Dutch or German is huge a plus.Panda International can offer the successful applicant a fantastic launch pad to start their recruitment career, along with continued support and training to ensure their ongoing development and progression up the organisational ladder. Additionally we offerBasic starting salary based on experienceExcellent uncapped bonus/commission structure and incentives (such as team lunches, vacations & nights out!)Opportunities for career progression and fast-track growthOngoing training & development aimed at taking you to the next levelGym membership and flexible work-out timesFun, inspiring & challenging working environment in the center of AmsterdamIf you get excited about the description above and you meet the necessary requirements, we want to hear from you! Please apply with a motivation letter along with your CV and any other information that you feel is relevant. The next stage will be a pre-screening questionnaire, sent via email, followed by a telephone interview conducted by our Internal Recruitment team.