Sales Director - United States

Sales & Marketing · Any East Coast City; New York, Washington DC, Virginia, Carolinas and other, Delaware
Department Sales & Marketing
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

We look for extraordinary skills, a growth mindset, and the desire to change the world. Do you have what it takes? Then we invite you to Disrupt with us.

Disruptive Technologies (DT) is looking for a strong performer who pushes boundaries and uncovers new opportunities each and every day. This role entails that you establish trust and credibility with end users and partners, and we are looking for an experienced a-player with a strong track record of working in complex sales environments. Disruptive is already established in the United States with contractors, but we are now looking to establish an office with primary focus on sales. A significant part of Distruptive’s revenue growth is already coming from the US with key partners and clients like, JLL, Verizon, but a significant market opportunity is still largely untapped.  


Why you will love Disruptive Technologies

“Sense the real world everywhere, deliver insights anywhere” 

Disruptive Technologies (DT) is the award-winning developer of the world’s tiniest, zero-hassle wireless IoT sensors. Our HQ is at Lysaker, Norway and we have global ambitions. We love innovation, and we are here to make the world a greener and better place. Our technology enables sustainable and healthy buildings, efficient operations, superior workplace experiences as well as safe and efficient engineering and refrigeration services. From wellbeing to predictive maintenance and to energy savings, we are connecting people and information to deliver Connected Change™.

You will be joining a team full of enthusiasm, pride and relentless energy, surrounded by the fun loving and open culture of our native Northern Europe. We empower our people, we love working together and we always strive to make the complex simple in order to satisfy our customers.

Your Key responsibilities 

  • Our sensors unfold their true business value in combination with the software and services of our partner ecosystem. You will work with software partners and service providers to deliver new and innovative solutions in areas such as workplace and facilities management, building maintenance, food safety and health services.
  • Attending client meetings across the United States and Canada is an essential part of your role, in order to lead DT’s complex sales cycles and to present the value of our full product suite to decision makers.
  • We need your experience to conduct product demonstrations and develop relationships within enterprise organisations, presenting the value of our solution in combination with our partners.
  • Use Hubspot to forecast  sales, keep records of customer interaction and track revenue achievement. 

Your core competence & skills

Ideally you work in Commercial Real Estate today and have been working in Workplace Services innovation, Facilities Services innovation or Food Retail facilities innovation. You love building relationships and have a strong network of contacts across the United States.

  • Minimum 5 years of successful sales or business development experience
  • Strong customer references
  • Background in solution selling, familiarity with SaaS a plus
  • Experience with Workplace or Facilities Management innovation is a strong plus
  • Track record with Commercial Real Estate software and services is a strong plus
  • Experience working with RoI and cost modelling 
  • BA or BS degree
  • Unwavering commitment to integrity and professionalism.


Your strengths and preferences 

  • Innovative mindset and take initiative
  • Comfort navigating complex sales cycles
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Comfort working closely and building relationships up to C-Level 
  • Comfort interacting with and orchestrating an ecosystem of partners to deliver complete solutions
  • Excellent organisational, prioritisation, and time management skills

What we can offer

  • Wow” factor technology and solutions and a wide scope in relation to services
  • A great company with award-winning products and the World as our market
  • A truly diverse environment with colleagues from different nationalities
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Home office based when not seeing customers
  • Flexible hours
  • Fun & Development opportunities - regular social events and monthly hack-days
  • Working with the best of the best makes Disruptive Technologies an excellent place for learning and development, also outside your area of specialization.


East Coast

Apply today!

Please submit your CV and include a short cover letter and we will get back to you shortly.  Apply here:

Uwe Klatt, VP Sales



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  • Location
    Any East Coast City; New York, Washington DC, Virginia, Carolinas and other, Delaware
  • Department
    Sales & Marketing
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience