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Services Sales Manager, Professional Services, North America


This is a Full-time position in Chicago, IL posted March 1, 2021.

Sales business function is responsible for growing Basware’s cloud revenue via new customer acquisition and by driving expansion within a satisfied customer base. Through customer-centric selling and collaborative account management we lead prospects & customers through the buying process with Basware, leveraging sales platforms including CRM, CPQ and CLM that support managing the sales cycle.

As trusted advisors with industry and solution expertise we focus on providing value to our customers through advice and insight into best practices. In partnership with Marketing, Customer Services and Partners, we enable organizations to simplify operations, spend smarter and drive the transformation of their Finance & Procurement functions.

Basware Professional Services in North America is looking for a Services Sales Manager to define and propose Professional Service engagements for Basware software solutions.


  • Develop an understanding of the prospect or customer to identify services sales and upsell opportunities
  • Accurately scope Professional Services resource efforts and drive solutions to standards and standardization
  • Structure end-to-end solutions that address complex customer needs
  • Present business and/or technical concepts and multi-part solutions aligned to customers’ or prospects’ business needs
  • Negotiate project scope as required
  • Demonstrate expertise during calls or reviewing proposal documents
  • Proactively contribute to and maintain a documented business management system that captures current best practice, measures effectiveness and supports continuous improvement


  • 4 – 7 years of sales and project management experience with an understanding of requirements gathering, scope definition, risk mitigation, and change management
  • Familiar with business processes related to procurement and accounts payable
  • Knowledge of integrating with ERP systems
  • Ability to multitask and communicate effectively to technical and functional audiences
  • Experience working in a global matrix organization with geographically distributed teams an advantage

Work with great people

“I feel that I can make a difference, drive improvements & take controlled risks, and all this is supported by the company.”

Sam Bradner

Senior Content Designer

“Best part of my job is flexibility and variability. I don´t really have a typical day, and I like that!”

Kevin Kamau

Product Manager

“Basware is a global company that values people as a crucial driver for success.”

Communications Specialist

“I know I can make an impact in hundreds of different ways. Basware is really unique to me – we have the best people and we are the leader in our industry.”

Solution Architect

“Absolutely the best colleagues and line managers in the world!”

Director, Customer Service

“At Basware you have the freedom to identify and start different development activities across the organization without getting approvals from above.”

Skills & Requirements


  • Outstanding written/oral/presentation skills; able to communicate at multiple levels within customer’s organization (executives to analysts)
  • Ability to multitask and communicate effectively to technical and functional audiences
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of business needs, with ability to translate technical solutions to meet functional needs
  • Resourceful and able to find a path forward with minimal guidance while working within company processes and resources
  • Thrives on working with people in a collaborative way to drive effectiveness
  • Alignment with Basware’s values: Lead the Way, Drive Customer Success, Strive for Excellence and Inspire and be Inspired

At Basware, you will be part of a profitably growing, dynamic and forward-looking company. We have an open working atmosphere and great Basware spirit. We offer you competitive compensation aligned with your competencies and performance, a supportive team and an opportunity to build your career in an international environment that drives you to succeed.

Basware offers excellent benefits including company-paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, HSA account, Matching 401(k), AD&D, Short and Long-term Disability and many others!

This position is available immediately. If you are seeking a new challenge in an international and dynamic environment, please upload your resume along with your cover letter indicating your salary expectations.

Continuous learning and development

Great colleagues and teamwork

Flexibility and autonomy

Innovation and cutting edge technologies

Making the world greener

Global & diverse culture with a Nordic twist

About the company

Basware is the global leader in providing networked purchase-to-pay solutions and innovative financing services. Basware’s commerce and financing network connects businesses in over 100 countries and territories around the globe. As the largest open business network in the world, Basware provides scale and reach for organizations of all sizes, enabling them to grow their business and unlock value across their operations by simplifying and streamlining financial processes. Small and large companies around the world achieve significant cost savings, more flexible payment terms, greater efficiencies and closer relationships with their suppliers.

Joining Basware means you’ll join a team filled with innovators, passionate about their work and enthusiastic about the purchase-to-pay industry we’ve pioneered. You’ll work alongside highly motivated, capable, and friendly individuals who collaborate to deliver world class solutions and services to hundreds of companies worldwide. A critical part of our culture is the high amount of trust we put into our employees—we want you to make a difference. So, we offer flexibility in how you work, giving you the freedom and support to deliver your best results. We truly live our values where our employees strive for excellence, put our customers first, lead the way, and inspire one another to build a winning team.

2020 Recognized market leader with global operations, 20+ offices worldwide.

2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for Procure-to-Pay Suites for fourth time

2014-2019 Several industry recognitions and product launches

2012-2016 Several acquisitions in the fields of e-invoicing, e-procurement and purchase-to-pay solutions

2012 Launch of cloud-based B2B platform for transaction collaboration on Basware’s Network

2006-2009 Several acquisitions in the fields of invoice automation, data capture expertise and payment software

2005 Launch of fully integrated Purchase-to-Pay solution suite

2000 Basware listed on Helsinki Nasdaq, launch of purchase management software & e-invoicing service

1992 Launch of first financial management software

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