Salesforce

Strategic Account Manager - Media

Salesforce

April 12, 2021


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Job Category
Sales
Job Details
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 World’s Most Innovative Company ten years in a row and one of Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For eight years in a row. 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.
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Be successful together:
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Salesforce UK, operating business unit of Salesforce global, aligns to the same objectives, strategic vision and country goals, which are built as one team. We are intentional about creating an inclusive community where every individual’s voice is heard and everyone is empowered to be their authentic self. We foster creativity and innovation at every level on our journey.
Diversity & Inclusion:
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Department Description

Within our Utilities Business Unit we have 3 distinct types of teams that cover Strategic, Major and Territory accounts. This role will be focused on selling into mostly prospective accounts with under 2000 employees.
You will be selling our entire portfolio of products across an industry aligned patch of mostly prospective customers.

Role Description/Impact
We are currently looking for a curious and driven Strategic Account Manager to align to customers in the Media vertical. You will have knowledge of technology and solid business-to-business sales and account management experience.
Your Impact
Salesforce offers a fast-paced, 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 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.
Your Qualifications
Proven track record of selling transformative software or technology solutions to C-level executives and multiple years of quota carrying software or technology sales, account management and virtual team leadership experience.
Across all sales teams, we are looking for the following attributes:

Consultative selling experience
Solution Selling Ability
Prospecting Skills
Strong Discovery Skills
Can articulate ROI
Objection Handling Skills
Coachable
Strong business acumen
Planning and Closing Skills
Strong Communication Skills
Executive presence
Can collaborate and influence in a “win as a team” environment
Resourceful
Has a drive for results
Is a trusted advisor to customers and colleagues
Benefits:
Receive exceptional care.
Essential benefits to cover your fundamental needs. Access to expert medical advice. A second opinion program. Health advocacy, chronic condition, and travel coverage programs.
Trek toward prosperity.
An ESPP program to build future financial security. Expert coaching to help define and meet financial goals.
Further your career and learning.
Salesforce will reimburse you for the cost of fees, tuition, and books up to £5,000 per calendar year for job-related education courses.
Put family first.
Flexible parental and caregiver leave. Gradual return-to-work options for new parents. Adoption, fertility, and surrogacy benefits included.
Improve your community.
Salesforce founded the 1-1-1 model of integrated corporate philanthropy, and gives 1% of employee time, technology and equity to help improve communities around the world. Nonprofit donations matched up to $5,000 per year. Seven days paid volunteer time off per year. Awards and grants given to top volunteers.
Revive and unplug.
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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