Account Director, Enterprise Market - Industrial P
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Account Director, Enterprise Market – Industrial Products
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There are those who choose to work with the best and brightest. And then, there are those who want to do more than just a job. They are the ones improving lives, not only their careers. Having an impact now instead of later. Doing something that’s so much bigger than themselves, an industry, and their company.
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- Large Enterprise
- The territory is aligned by local geography and region
- Selling the entire Customer 360 Platform across a set of existing Salesforce customers how they do it
- Increasing revenue spend within companies of 25,000 employees or more
- They do this by…
Partnering with internal resources in order to drive additional value and expertise
Building a point of view on how to help their customers
Generating pipeline that leads to closed revenue and quota attainment
Selling on value and ROI vs. technical functionality
Building credibility and trust while influencing buying decisions
Anticipating and preparing for objections
Uncovering executive-level initiatives and pain points to map back our solutions across multiple lines of business
Owning their account list and managing expectations, timeline, and acting as the leader wither internal stakeholders
Creating demand by uncovering business problems and matching them to our solution
Having a deep understanding of the way businesses operate, how private and public companies make decisions and the priorities that drive decisions from the C-level
Building account strategy and territory plan
- Average years of experience required – 15 years of full-cycle sales experience, at least 5 years Enterprise Sales
- Experience managing 1-2 accounts, 100% existing customers
- Consistent achievement of year over year quota attainment of at least $2M in new revenue
- Experience selling to the C-suite (all LOB)
- Experience in comprehending and delivering ROI/ Business Case
- Experience crafting complex sales proposals with multiple SKU’s with advanced proficiency in excel
- Ability to manage large extended teams consisting of cloud sales specialists, solution engineers, customer success, and training personnel
How you’ll be evaluated in the interview process:
1. Business acumen
2. Consultative selling
3. Prospecting skills
4. Compelling communicator
6. Competitive spirit
7. Collaborative, win-as-a-team attitude
10. Drive for results
11. Trusted advisor
Our investment in you
World-class enablement and on-demand training – check out for a sneak peek!
- Sandler Sales Training
- Week-long product bootcamp
- Fast Ramp mentorship program
- Weekly 1:1 coaching with your leadership
A clear path to promotion with accelerated leadership development programs
Exposure to executive thought leaders with a passion for living our values
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- Health Benefits
- Financial Benefits and perks
- Time off & leave policies
- Parental benefits
- Perks and discounts
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