Senior Business Developer Data & AI


Basel & Zürich, Switzerland




Machine Learning

About Vector8

Are you passionate about helping current and future industry leaders transition to the AI era? Vector8 is committed to supporting our clients with every aspect of their AI journey, from the initial step to the continuous improvement of their solutions. Our approach is holistic; we don't just consult, we also build and maintain the solutions, ensuring a seamless shift to the AI-powered future. We believe that in the AI era, specialized vertical knowledge is crucial for transformative success. That's why we concentrate on deep vertical expertise starting with the Insurance and Finance sectors, where our in-depth understanding and innovative strategies combined with a large set of practical vertical-specific use cases, will enable progress and generate tangible benefits. With a deep business acumen, state-of-the-art technologies, and data expertise, Vector8 drives growth and productivity for present and future industry leaders. Headquartered in Switzerland, Vector8 operates across Europe, with its AI center of excellence in Skopje, North Macedonia.

The Role

We are seeking a highly skilled Senior Business Developer Data & AI to join our team. As a key member of Vector8, you will play a pivotal role in driving our business growth and expanding our client base in the Data & AI sectors. You will leverage your expertise to identify opportunities, build strong relationships with clients, and develop strategies that align with our mission of leading the AI transition in the Insurance and Finance industries.

Your key Responsibilities

  • Develop and execute a comprehensive business development strategy to achieve sales targets and expand market presence.
  • Identify and engage with potential clients in the Insurance and Finance sectors to understand their needs and propose tailored AI and data solutions.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with new and existing clients, ensuring a high level of customer satisfaction and long-term partnerships.
  • Collaborate with internal teams, including technical experts and project managers, to design and deliver customized AI solutions that meet client requirements.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, market developments, and competitive landscape to identify new business opportunities and stay ahead of the curve.
  • Represent Vector8 at industry events, conferences, and networking opportunities to enhance our visibility and reputation in the market.
  • Prepare and deliver compelling presentations, proposals, and contracts to prospective clients, ensuring alignment with Vector8's strategic goals and capabilities.

What you can expect

  • A dynamic and collaborative work environment where your contributions directly drive our growth and success.
  • Opportunities to work with cutting-edge AI technologies and innovative solutions that create real business value.
  • A supportive team culture that prioritizes continuous learning, professional development, and personal growth.
  • A leadership ethos focused on empowering people, fostering collaboration, excellence, authenticity, and diversity.
  • A lean and agile organization that values and incentivizes entrepreneurial spirit and innovative thinking.
  • The chance to significantly impact the AI transition for leading companies in the Insurance and Finance sectors.
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package with potential for performance-based incentives.

What you bring along

  • Proven experience in business development, sales, or a related field within the Data & AI industry, preferably with a focus on the Insurance and Finance sectors.
  • Strong understanding of AI technologies, data analytics, and their applications in business.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with C-level executives and key stakeholders.
  • Strategic thinker with a results-driven mindset and the ability to identify and capitalize on business opportunities.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, managing multiple priorities and projects simultaneously.
  • Full proficiency in Germand and English and other European languages is a plus.
  • Willingness to travel as needed to meet with clients and attend industry events.

Join Vector8

Be at the forefront of the AI revolution, helping shape the future of the Insurance and Finance industries. Apply now to become a part of our innovative and forward-thinking team!