Salesforce.com, Inc Account Executive - Norway in Dublin, Ireland
Account Executive, Norway Region
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Salesforce has a growing number of happy customers in the Norway markets, we are now looking for the right candidate to develop this market further to its full potential. The ideal candidate is someone with a proven ability to develop a market, this is not a farming role - it requires the right candidate to proactively build on the foundation we have by leading and owning small events, building up existing partners and using their own networking skills to find business opportunities.
"The secret to successful hiring is to look for people who want to change the world” - Marc Benioff, CEO & Founder of SalesforceSounds like you? Great, here’s what Salesforce, Ireland’s #3 Best Workplace 2018 can offer you to help you to thrive:
Not just a job, a Career: Our 30% YOY growth has positioned a culture of talent development where we constantly create opportunities for you to learn, grow and feel empowered to realise your full potential, whichever career path you choose
World Leading Sales Academy: Prepare to be wowed by Salesforce's industry leading, comprehensive and innovative sales training and mentoring program. We deliver cutting-edge insights so you can hone your expertise to be successful in a revenue-generated sales world
International Opportunities: Whether you will call Dublin, Ireland home or make it a whistle-stop in your journey, Salesforce offers you a multitude of growth opportunities throughout our Global Sales Hubs
Giving Back: You will become part of a diverse and inclusive team where giving back is close to our hearts, an integral part of our success and core to the #SalesforceOhana Culture
Your Mission as an Account Executive
You take care of a dedicated customer set (region or vertical) in the SMB space being responsible for the entire sales cycle. You coordinate several sales projects simultaneously and are fully responsible for your customer.
Manage the entire sales process to ensure delivery against key performance metrics, with a strong emphasis on new business sales, while expanding existing accounts.
Use your solution selling expertise to respond optimally to customer needs and identify business potential in order to to create a strategic, long-term partnership with your customers.
Strengthen client relationships through regular engagement and face-to-face meetings
Organise and manage industry events and user groups to generate market interest.
Work in partnership with our team of Business Developers, Pre-sales and Marketers for all sales leads and sales opportunities.
What we are looking for:
Proven track record of success in sales, ideally with a software/IT background with emphasis on customer acquisition and positioning of complex enterprise applications.
Credibility at all levels and evidence of building strong relationships internally and with the customer.
Effective communication skills with ability to build influential relationships and deliver results in a cross-functional environment.
Successful history of net direct new business sales, with the ability to prove consistent delivery against targets.
High motivation, resilience and ambition to build a career at Salesforce.
Fluent English AND Norwegian OR Swedish (depending on your market)
Bachelor's or Master's degree
What's in it for you:
Clear and structured career path into Senior and Leadership positions within the company.
World - Class Training & Development in the areas of professional growth and product knowledge.
Constant learning and knowledge sharing with some of the best complex selling professionals in the industry.
Environment for an entrepreneurial minded person with a lot of energy, ideas and courage for their implementation.
Freedom to design the own go-to market strategy.
Responsibility for the entire sales cycle, from acquisition through to signing deals
Planning and implementation of marketing events
Support from a professional team (marketing, sales program, solution engineering, business development)
Regular customer meetings face to face in country
Comprehensive training offering supplemented by individual coaching
Chance to work in a dynamic, fun and challenging environment where we will make sure you reach your full potential.
Gym subsidy, Travel Scheme, Education Subsidy, Pension, Bootcamp in San Francisco, 7 Volunteering Days a year and free snacks and drinks
Salesforce in Dublin
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