Business Development Team Lead (Sell To Homebase) at Homebase (W21)
Personalized rent-to-own real estate financing using technology in SEA
About Homebase

Homebase is a novel home-financing tech startup tackling the millennial ownership crisis across Southeast Asia, starting with Vietnam. We use a combination of technology and financing to co-invest in your home so you can move in today.

The company is founded in Singapore and is one of the region’s fastest growing companies, disrupting a traditional trillion-dollar industry, and backed by some of the world’s leading VC’s and founders of billion-dollar companies. Homebase was named as one of the “Top 50 PropTech companies in the World” by the prestigious Silicon Valley powerhouse Plug and Play.

About the role

Company Description

Homebase is a real estate technology company that levers up home-ownership solutions in Southeast Asia. Our obsession to execute at speed, asymmetric access to capital, and relentless and elite talent are our unfair advantages in bringing proven, multi-billion dollar business to the region.

Much of what we do is novel and has never been done before. From structuring multi-million dollar M&A deals to building groundbreaking technology, we’re re-creating the financial, technological, and operational future of real estate.

We’re backed by leading global investors from Vietnam, Singapore, Silicon Valley etc. who believe in our vision, including Y Combinator, Goodwater Capital, Class 5 Global, VinaCapital, and Antler; and are advised by CEO’s and founders hailing from some of the world’s largest and most successful tech companies, such as Alibaba, Lazada,, PropertyGuru and Zalora.

Homebase’s team hails from world-class organizations, such as Harvard, Linkedin, McKinsey, Goldman Sachs, etc. We believe in hiring only top talents, building a young and dynamic team, and keeping the team camaraderie strong and team-size lean.

Our Company Culture

To learn more about what it's like to work at Homebase and our culture, please see here.

Job Description 

Homebase is looking for ambitious and talented Business Development Team Leads to join our Sell To Homebase (STH) team. Business Development Team Leads (Sell To Homebase) are responsible for direct sales with customers while also leading a team of 4-5 high-performing Sales Representatives to consistently hit or exceed Buy and Sell targets, then drive top-line growth for the Company. 

As the face of the Company, we expect Business Development Team Leads (Sell To Homebase) to be of the utmost calibre. Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Work with local home-sellers to help them solve their properties fast and conveniently through the Sell To Homebase solution offered uniquely at Homebase;

  • Leverage exceptional salesmanship and negotiation skills to buy and sell properties at the utmost beneficial prices and terms for both customers and the Company;

  • Develop business networks and collaborate with developers, agents, etc. to maintain and develop profound knowledge and an acute sense of market trends;

  • Spearhead new customer acquisition and conversion;

  • Inspire and lead a team of adept Sales Representatives to relentlessly hit or exceed Company targets;

  • Manage roles and responsibilities, operational cadence, and professional development for Sales Representatives;

  • Deliver a world-class customer experience throughout the sales journey;

  • Handle major property investment decisions that create win-win outcomes for both customers and Homebase.


Our requirements

Business Development Team Leads (Sell To Homebase) are revered and some of the highest-paid employees in our entire organization. As such, we set the bar very high and expect candidates to fulfill the following criteria:

  • Based in HCMC;

  • Ambitious and high-energy leaders who would inspire and empower others to achieve both individual and team success;

  • Extensive knowledge of Vietnam's residential real estate market; 

  • 3+ years of prior direct experience as a Business Development/ Sales Executive or Agent in the real estate industry;

  • 1+ years of prior direct experience leading a small team of Sales Executives;

  • Passionate about business development/ sales and driving revenue growth for the Company;

  • Strong negotiation and communication skills to build instant rapport with customers;

  • Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills;

  • Highly motivated and proactive;

  • Bachelor's degree.


We are looking for candidates who possess the following attributes:

  • Concise and effective communications: You’re able to articulately present and debate recommendations with cross-functional teams and senior leadership.

  • High-energy, team-first attitude: You’re motivated to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment to help our growing business.

  • Proactive and passionate: You’re independently capable of seeking information, solving conceptual problems, corralling resources, and delivering results in challenging situations.

  • Disciplined and responsible: You're highly independent in terms of prioritization, time management, and organizational skills.

  • Innovative and adaptable: You have impeccable attention to detail and high internal standards for work. You're always seeking ways to innovate, improve, and automate your work in a professional and effective manner.

Benefits and Opportunities

Candidates will have unparalleled opportunities for learning and accelerated career growth working in a fast-paced, hyper-growth startup environment. As a member of the team, you’ll have opportunities to:

  • Take your core competencies in the areas of sales, sales management, strategy, and business development to the next level;

  • Take on projects that have the potential to drive millions of dollars in revenues for the Company with uncapped commission;

  • Gain access to learning & development workshops and both executive and peer mentoring;

  • Broaden your professional network in the areas of real estate, financial services, and technology;

  • Work with world-class team members hailing from leading organizations, such as Goldman Sachs, McKinsey, Harvard Business School, University of Pennsylvania, etc.


We offer candidates the following benefits:

  • 12,000,000 VND/month base salary + uncapped commission (includes bonuses for closing Buy and Sell deals and reaching team targets - extra overrides apply as team attainment grows). Furthermore, special bonuses for self-generating customer leads and the Sell deals of default properties would be directly based on the value of properties that are worth billion VND. (Total compensation without special bonuses can range from 52,953,520 VND => 100% target attainment to 79,497,468 VND => 150% target attainment - and more for higher performance);

  • Attractive employee stock option package;

  • Accelerated career path with arguably the most exciting Proptech startup in Southeast Asia;

  • Flexible/ remote-first work environment.


We're using data science and machine learning to build one of the first Asset Valuation Models for real estate in Southeast Asia.

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