Business Development Manager

Thursday, Feb 28, 2019

Bookit is a pioneering mobile technology company that has developed and patented a number of solutions for easy to use mobile communications since the early 2000’s. Many Finnish and international companies have integrated Bookit’s technology into their own services.

We are looking for a

Business Development Manager

Are you interested in joining a company with a proven track record and ambitious growth plans?

Are you passionate about understanding business dynamics and developing business opportunities?

Are you motivated by driving ideas into business results?

Initially you will join an international joint venture project team as Bookit’s representative. The team’s task is to develop, commercialize, pilot and launch a mobile cloud based service. You will also be responsible for budgets, timelines and quality within the project. The core, however, is a continuous process of scanning and analyzing markets and trends for business opportunities.

Over time, your responsibilities and tasks can be shaped according to your preferences and the needs of the business.

We are looking for a results driven person who has the ability to see the big picture and grasp the essentials in order to take our business profitably forward together with our partners and customers. You will work with and be supported by a team of highly skilled professionals within our ecosystem.

We offer you
 A multifaceted challenging position in a front-running mobile technology company
 Excellent growth and learning opportunities
 International and multicultural touchpoints and networks
 Opportunities to directly impact commercial success

You will be successful with us at BookIT when you
 Utilize market analytics as a base for Business Planning
 Make and implement plans systematically and persistently
 Inspire and motivate others to reach common goals
 View challenges as opportunities and seek solutions to solve them
 Co-ordinate and prioritize multiple and simultaneous task/events
 Seek and receive feedback, then evaluate, adapt and apply
 Effortlessly connect and build networks in an international setting
 Communicate efficiently both verbally and in writing

We expect you to have strong business acumen, i.e. a deep understanding of business profitability drivers, markets and trends. You have experience from working in and managing projects, preferably in commercialization of products/services. Your background could be from many areas, for instance business consulting/analysis, IT working with customers in the logistics business, or the logistics side of digital commerce. Excellent English skills are a must, other language skills are considered a plus.


For more information, our COO Akif Ali is available on Fridays to take your call at March 1 from 10-11 Finnish time and on Friday, March 8 from 10-11 Finnish time. You can reach him on +358 50 388 3000. Please apply by March 25.

To apply for this position, please go to Bigpeople where you can submit your detailed information with CV & applications. Please apply as soon as possible, since we will start screening and interviewing suitable candidates immediately.

Who are we?


Bookit was founded in 1999 by Jukka Salonen to create new mobile relationships between companies and the growing world of the connected customer.

Today, Bookit’s Mobile Engagement Platform orchestrates hundreds of thousands of smart messages, helping companies build engagement and mobile customer experience by delivering the right message to the right person at the right

Bookit’s proprietary technology enhances customer engagement through secure mobile transactions that leverage existing customer data and marketing insight. Customer communications remain independent of data connectivity or the nature of the channel, epitomizing the modern omni-channel conversational messaging paradigm.

Today Bookit works with major global companies in logistics, travel, telecom, media and payments industries. Bookit has offices located in Helsinki, Stockholm and Dallas.