Salesforce.com, Inc Account Executive, Public Sector - Federal Civilian in Des Moines, Iowa
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Account Executive, Public Sector
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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.
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
For Colorado-based roles: Minimum annual salary of $ 120k . You may also be entitled to receive a bonus, restricted stock units, and benefits.
Across all sales teams, we are looking for the following attributes:
Consultative selling experience
Strong Communication Skills
Strong Business Acumen
Has a competitive spirit
Ability to collaborate
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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