Strive Sales

What Hunted Says

A desire for success. A strong vision. An exciting market. This is the start of something big. At Strive Sales, they do exactly that - striving for success in software sales recruitment. Launched in Manchester with investment from industry experts, this start-up already thinks like a big company, making their strategic hires ahead of time. Next stop: an office on the American West Coast. You’ll be influential in establishing the company’s DNA and have a direct impact on their future growth. You’ll work with inspiring senior sales people and the best of Silicon Valley and venture backed businesses. Let your journey take you to the Manchester rooftops and enjoy company-wide trips, an early Friday finish, and flexible working hours.

Key Info

Size< 10

Recruitment Sectors

Based at the brand new WeWork John Dalton Street - right in the centre of Manchester


Founded in December 2017, Strive Sales is a software sales recruitment company, focused on headhunting ‘top tier’ software sales talent internationally, for market leading enterprise software vendors. We are based in City Centre Manchester in one of the new WeWork buildings and are currently a small, but perfectly formed team of 10, with a growth plan of 2 Consultants per month.

Vibrant, modern working environment in Manchester City Centre ​


We operate a clear career path - with only 6 roles from entry level to Director - all of which have clear objectives and promotion will always be based on individual merit; An exciting market that will allow you to become a genuine top biller; ​ The chance to join a business in its infancy and be a part of the journey from the beginning.


Formal Training plan upon joining the business giving you the tools to perform quickly in your new role; Ongoing L&D opportunities and mentoring, including Leadership development;​ Best in class recruitment tools to enable you to dominate your market;​ £1,000 self development budget for Senior Headhunters and above; An elite leadership team with over 50+ year’s collective experience, to support you in your career and push you to achieve your personal goals.


We work out of the the Dalton Place WeWork building right in Manchester City centre. WeWork offers it's members loads of great things within the building including: -Vibrant, modern working environment; -Free soft drinks; -Free beer, prosecco and cider; -Communal activities on every day such as yoga, HIIT classes, massages, events; -Communal areas including table football, table tennis and a (free) coffee station.


We'd rather not broadcast it publicly but based on our research and feedback, we are confident its the best on the market! -No minimum thresholds; -Commission percentages increase up to 37.5%​; -Uncapped scheme offers exceptional earning potentials. Expected O.T.E. Year 1: £35,000 Expected O.T.E. Year 2: £70,000 Expected O.T.E. Year 3: £100,000+

Our amazing (sometimes sunny!) roof terrace


Dan joined us as an Apprentice and has had three promotions in a year!


We will provide you with the latest in technology and business systems to enable you to do the role to best of your ability, including: -Cloud based CRM - Vincere -LinkedIn Recruiter License

Giving you the best tools to perform in your role!


Free soft drinks, beer and prosecco! Flexible working hours ​and an early finish on a Friday! An additional 0.5 days holiday on your birthday​ An additional days’ holiday for each year of service​ Regular incentives, including a trip to Ibiza for top performers!​ Regular team socials ​ Consultant of the Month​ ​

Ibiza Incentive 2019


We are obsessed with being the best we can be, and we recognise that we can always be better. We focus on personal improvement every day; sharing knowledge, information and experience with those who will benefit. We take responsibility for improving the business and as leaders we encourage feedback from our team.


We are passionate about delivering the best outcomes for our clients, our colleagues and ourselves. We make the most of our time at work and we put in extra hours when necessary to achieve our objectives. Our work ethic sets up apart.


We are experts at what we do. We understand the value of long term business relationships and we build trust through our consultative, high quality, honest approach. Results are never at the expense of our relationships.


Our people are our greatest asset. We hire the best and we provide them with the training, support and opportunity to thrive. Our greatest successes come from us working together towards a common goal. Above all, we value each other and treat each other with respect.

Team Building at The Crystal Maze!

Strive Sales

Key Info

Industry Recruitment/Search
Headquarters Manchester
Company Size < 10

Recruitment Sectors
Sales Technology


  • WeWork
  • Back Office Support
  • Beer Fridge
  • Birthday Off
  • Closed Xmas & New Year
  • Company Wide Trips
  • Early Friday Finish
  • International Relocation
  • Breakout Area
  • Recruiter Licence
  • Recruit to Music
  • Personal Development Budget
  • Parking
  • Onsite Fitness Classes
  • Great L&D
  • Clear Progression Structure
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Friday Drinks

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