Global Sales & Operations Lead

Salary Competitive
Equity To be negotiated

Who are we?

Inspired by simplicity, functionality and human-centricity, kuiperbelt celebrates an ebiking lifestyle refined by style and precision. Our range of sleek, versatile utility ebikes, enhanced with a suite of modular accessories, is crafted for the doers, the adventurers, the go-getters—the ones who strive to maximize each ebike journey. At kuiperbelt, we're driven by a singular purpose: to empower and enable ebikers everywhere to expand their horizons, to do more, and to be more.

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking an experienced and dynamic Global Sales & Operations Lead as a member of the core team to drive business development, sales support, and logistics management across Europe and Japan. The ideal candidate will possess a strong background in sales and operations management, a deep understanding of international business practices, and a passion for the sustainability and e-mobility industry.

What would they do?

As the main driver behind the global presence of a challenger start-up brand, this role means wearing multiple hats, sometimes at the same time.

Business Development:

  • Identify and analyze new market opportunities in Europe, Japan, China and potentially Oceania.

  • Develop and implement strategic business plans to expand Kuiperbelt’s presence in these regions.

  • Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, including distributors, retailers, and industry partners.

Sales Support:

  • Provide technical and product expertise to support key clients.

  • Develop sales tools, presentations, and collateral to assist in the sales process.

  • Ensure high levels of customer service and satisfaction through effective operations management.

Logistics Management:

  • Oversee the end-to-end shipment process; work closely with Logistics Specialist to optimize global supply chain movement, inventory management, and distribution.

  • Ensure compliance with local regulations and customs requirements.

Risk Management & Budgeting:

  • Assess and mitigate operational risks, including supply chain disruptions, currency fluctuations, and geopolitical issues.

  • Develop and manage the operational budget for the regions; provide accurate sales and operational forecasts to support strategic planning.

Cross-functional Collaboration:

  • Work closely with cross-functional teams, including product development, manufacturing and QC, and finance, to align operations with overall business objectives.

What are the expectations?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field. Advanced degree preferred.

  • A minimum of five years of progressive experience in operations management, with a focus on international business operations.

  • Proven track record in business development and sales support within related industry.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to liaise effectively at all levels of the organization.

  • Proficiency in English and Chinese Mandarin is a must. Additional language skills in European and/or Japanese languages a plus.

  • Legally eligible to work in the EU; we unfortunately cannot sponsor work permit for this role.

What can we offer?

  • Competitive and fair compensation, possibly with stock options and share.

  • Flexible work location and schedule.

  • A dynamic and challenging role in a fast-growing company, with real accountabilities.

  • The opportunity to go deep into the ebike industry, with plenty of resources to leverage.

How to apply?

By submitting your resume and/or application, you agree to share your personal information with Kuiperbelt. Kuiperbelt takes your privacy seriously and will only share parts of your data with relevant parties inside the company.

Kuiperbelt is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

For more information or questions please contact us at

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Work life balance
Work life balance


Pet friendly
Pet friendly

Mental health support
Mental health support

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

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Ideated in Sweden and engineered for all, kuiperbelt curates an e-bike lifestyle, by re-imagining and re-defining how riders interact with e-bikes and accessories. With a mission-driven design approach, we make functional, practical utility e-bikes and e-scooters with a full-range of accessories and gear, so that riders can get more done and make the most out of life.

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