Small Business Account Executive UK
- Dublin, Ireland
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Job Category Sales
Account Executive, UK
Location: Dublin, Ireland
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Our Scale Up team sells into sub-verticals of the SMB sector in the UK including the likes of financial services, business services, media, retail, manufacturing and high tech.
We are currently looking for a curious and driven Scale Up Account Executive to align with our UK SMB Customers. You will have knowledge of technology and solid business-to-business sales and account management experience.
Salesforce offers a collaborative, innovative environment where you will be empowered to sell business applications solutions and be set up for success.
You will work closely with current and prospective customers as a trusted digital advisor to deeply understand their unique company challenges and goals. You will consult with customers on the Salesforce Platform to evangelise solutions that will help them reach their business goals and blaze new trails within their organisations. You’ll be working with a range of stakeholders in your business, you’ll be expected to forecast, negotiate and close deals.
2-5 years of sales/prospecting experience, preferably at a technology company, with a track record of top performance.
F2F sales experience and strong presentation skills. Ability to work with an extended team to understand complex customer requirements and craft custom solutions. And if you don’t tick every box, don’t worry, we’ve got the world’s best training and enablement resource in Trailhead (a Salesforce product).
Across all sales teams, we are looking for the following attributes:
Consultative selling experience
Solution Selling Ability
Strong Discovery Skills
Can articulate ROI
Objection Handling Skills
Strong business acumen
Planning and Closing Skills
Strong Communication Skills
Can collaborate and influence in a “win as a team” environment
Has a drive for results
Is a trusted advisor to customers and colleagues
Has a competitive Spirit
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Essential benefits to cover your fundamental needs. Access to expert medical advice. A second opinion program. Health advocacy, chronic condition, and travel coverage programs.
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An ESPP program to build future financial security. Expert coaching to help define and meet financial goals.
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Salesforce will reimburse you for the cost of fees, tuition, and books up to €5,000 per calendar year for job-related education courses.
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Flexible parental and caregiver leave. Gradual return-to-work options for new parents. Adoption, fertility, and surrogacy benefits included.
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Generous time off and holidays. In-office meditation rooms.
Embrace your wellness.
€100 monthly wellness reimbursement. Employee-exclusive webinars and events with tips and tricks to live well
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