ZEN Rooms
Country : Singapore
  • Full-time

Business Development Manager

ZEN Rooms, a hotel-booking platform, is the fastest growing Rocket Internet-backed venture in South East Asia. Founded in 2016, ZEN Rooms is the leading chain of value hotels in South East Asia with 2000+ partner hotels.

Rocket Internet’s mission is to become the world's largest internet incubator. Rocket Internet started in 2007 and now operates over 100 ventures across 110 countries with 35,000 employees worldwide. Rocket Internet builds proven internet business models and transfers them to new or emerging markets in order to scale them to market-leading online companies. Rocket Internet is focused on online business models that satisfy basic consumer needs across four main sectors: e-commerce, online marketplaces, travel and financial technology.

Come work for one of our newest ventures - ZEN Rooms! ZEN Rooms is a leading hotel accommodation provider across Asia (Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Brazil, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Hong Kong, and Malaysia). It is an audited quality budget hotel accommodation network and is one of the most innovative and fastest growing company in the Rocket Internet group of companies.


The role is Business Development Manager. Main responsibilities include:

  • Responsible to lead new hotel partner acquisition. Identifying and acquiring new ZEN Rooms properties, and later upholding and enhancing relationship with key hotel personnel.
  • Planning and building short-term and long-term hotel partner supply strategy and lead new supply initiatives like ZEN Flagship, ZEN homes and ZEN Hostels.
  • Expansion of ZEN Rooms in new verticals. Cross-functional approach through coordination with multiple teams in inter and Intra geographies.
  • Additional, account management role to grow the mutual business with hotel partners.

Zen Rooms provides a platform for its employees to develop and tone their skill-set to a large extent. Hence the candidate must be ready and willing to work on multiple responsibilities which might range across BD support, corporate partnerships and demand generation.


The Candidate should:

- Be proficient in MS Office, especially MS Word and MS Excel

- Have a basic knowledge about Adobe Photoshop or should be willing to learn

- Have good communication skills, especially in English (Additional proficiency

in other languages is an advantage)

- Have prior in-depth knowledge of E-marketing, Consumer Behavior,

Marketing Research, Sales and Channel Management.

Personal Attributes:

The candidate should:

- Have a thirst for knowledge and new information

- Have a knack for ownership, finding & closing the loops in the tasks assigned

- Be confident to pitch and manage partnerships successfully

- Have a natural instinct to improve the existing processes and find the most

efficient way to handle a situation

- Be driven by the desire to achieve business goals and to contribute to the

company’s growth in the region

- Be Independent and people oriented to ensure that the duties are done with

minimal supervision

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