Salesforce

Account Executive, Enterprise Corporate Sales (Public Sector Canada)

1 month agoToronto, Canada

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Job Category Sales

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About Salesforce:

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About this role:

Our Government Sales Team is seeking talented self-directed sales professionals to join our rapidly growing hub-based sales team. As the fastest growing line of business within Salesforce, you will have a unique opportunity to shape the future by driving customer success and supporting the missions of our top Government accounts. The ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced team sales environment and consistently delivers on revenue targets.



Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage complete and complex sales-cycles presenting the value of our full suite of applications.
  • Develop and execute a strategy to acquire new customers and expand on existing customer relationships to grow account adoption and revenue.
  • Manage and forecast sales activity and opportunities using Salesforce's best-in-class CRM.
  • Work seamlessly with an extended account team, system integrator partners, and channel partners.
  • Multi-task, prioritize, and manage time efficiently.



Required Skills:
  • 3+ years of previous experience in a quota-carrying software or technology sales.
  • Proven successful track record of quota achievement in previous sales roles.
  • Experience managing and closing complex sales cycles.
  • Excellent persuasive verbal and written communication skills.
  • Creative thinker and should possess the ability to resolve critical problems
  • Must be fluent in French



Desired Skills:
  • Experience selling to Government Agencies, Contractors, and/or Aerospace Companies
  • Previous Sales Methodology training
  • Previous Salesforce CRM user experience
  • Strong computer skills, Salesforce, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • Bachelor's degree strongly preferred.


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Job ID: Salesforce-JR82951