Salesforce.com, Inc Account Executive, Public Sector in Remote, Utah

Job CategorySales

Job Details

About Salesforce:

Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes’s “World’s Most Innovative Company” seven years in a row and #1 on the FORTUNE ‘100 Best Companies to Work For®’ List. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for "family") made up of our employees, customers, partners and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world.

Within the Public Sector Vertical, we have two distinct business units: Enterprise Corporate Sales & Strategic Sales.

Job Titles: Strategic Account Executive, Public Sector - Fed/Civ

Department and Role Description:

Salesforce for Government sells to Federal Civilian Agencies, State & Local Agencies, DoD and Government Contractors.

Salesforce for Government helps agencies build stronger connections between citizens, employees, governments, services, and the information they all need. That makes government more responsive, effective, and above all, efficient.

As a Public Sector Account Executive, you would be responsible for generating new business in existing accounts and in new markets, as well as playing a key role as you drive strategic, enterprise-wide xRM, analytics, and application platform initiatives.

Your Impact:

You will work closely with your customers as a trusted advisor to deeply understand their unique company challenges and goals. You will consult with customers on the Salesforce Platform to evangelize solutions that will help them reach their business goals and blaze new trails within their organizations.

You will contribute to our business growth in a fast paced, collaborative and fun atmosphere, as a valued member of our Ohana.

Roles & Top Qualifications:

Strategic Account Executive segment requires 10+ years of quota carrying software or technology sales, account management and Enterprise-level sales experience - focused on selling into the Public Sector. A bachelor's degree is strongly preferred

Across all sales teams, we are looking for the following attributes:

Consultative selling experience

Prospecting Skills

Strong Communication Skills

Strong Business Acumen

Has a competitive spirit

Ability to collaborate

Resourceful

Coachable

Drive for results

Ability to work in fast-paced, team environment

Strong Executive Presence

Experience articulating ROI

Solution Selling Ability

Strong Discovery Skills

Objection Handling Skills

Planning and Closing Skills

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Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, the World's Most Innovative Company according to Forbes, and one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For six years running. The growth, innovation, and Aloha spirit of Salesforce are driven by our incredible employees who thrive on delivering success for our customers while also finding time to give back through our 1/1/1 model, which leverages 1% of our time, equity, and product to improve communities around the world. Salesforce is a team sport, and we play to win. Join us!