Freshworks, one of the fastest growing SaaS providers of helpdesk and ITSM Software on the planet, is expanding in the French market. We are looking for entrepreneurial driven sales professionals who want to grow with us. We recently raised $100M, which values us as a Unicorn, and have just been named one of the top 15 Best Software Companies in the world.
In this role, you offer Freshworks solutions to help companies increase their customer engagement and the digitization of their business processes.
As an Account Manager (m/f), you’ll be responsible for driving sales into existing Mid and Enterprise defined accounts. Your accounts will all have strategic importance to the growth of the region. You will work with teams across Freshworks to manage all aspects of the sales process including business development, lead management, qualification, evaluation, and closing. This role is quota carrying, commission based, and integral to our success.
Your Role and Responsibilities:
Along with your manager, define and execute plans for your accounts, and then exceed your sales goals through stakeholder mapping, prospecting, qualifying, and closing opportunities
Develop and manage your sales pipeline, by assessing and moving many activities simultaneously
Grow, manage and track customer contact and install base within your accounts
Act as a guide and strategic partner to your accounts by becoming intimately knowledgeable about their key business challenges
Use resources effectively, including MRE, SDR, Pre-Sales, Support, Project Managers and Product Marketing Managers to meet your sales goals
Provide regular reporting of pipeline and forecasting
Keep abreast of competition, competitive issues and products
Participate in team-building and company-growth activities including strategy setting, sales training, marketing efforts, and customer care
Travel to customer locations in support of sales efforts as and when required
Our Perfect Match:
You have a desire, even an obsession, to bring new teams into the Freshworks world to maximize revenue. You are a Hunter and a Farmer and a Closer at heart
Highly driven individual with an execution focus and a strong sense of urgency and a belief in the Freshworks mission. Able to go beyond relationship management
At least 3 years of experience of selling a technical software product as an AM
Experience of SaaS is a must, experience of customer support, CRM or ITSM is preferred
Bachelor's Degree a requirement
Showed consistent overachievement of sales goals in a large geographic territory selling a technical product
You know what to say and more importantly, how and when to say it. You do not fear transparency or debate
Willing to go the extra mile with a strong work ethic; self-directed and resourceful
Fluent in English and French
These are some benefits you can expect from us in return:
Excellent chance to define the European presence of a dynamic global growth startup from scratch
Flexible career development path within an international environment
Work closely with inspiring, encouraging and interesting colleagues in an international team within a flat organizational hierarchy
Gym membership contribution
Educational reimbursement of up to 65%
Team gatherings and company parties!
Then please send us your application and share your salary expectations as well as the earliest date you can join us. Please also feel free to visit our website to find out about other job postings.
Freshworks Inc. is the parent company behind the suite of products Freshdesk, Freshservice, Freshsales, Freshcaller, Freshteam, Freshchat, and Freshmarketer. These products are designed to work tightly together to increase collaboration and help teams better connect and communicate with their customers and co-workers. Founded in October 2010, Freshworks is backed by Accel, Tiger Global Management, CapitalG, and Sequoia Capital India. It has its HQ in San Bruno, California and global offices in India, UK, Australia, and Germany. The company's cloud-based suite of SaaS products is widely used by over 150,000 customers around the world including Honda, Bridgestone, Hugo Boss, University of Pennsylvania, Toshiba and Cisco.