Yext is hiring! Senior Account Executive, Enterprise Sales (m/f/x)

The customer journey starts with a question. And consumers expect answers. Yext puts businesses in control of their facts online with brand-verified answers in search. By serving accurate, consistent, brand-verified answers to consumer questions, Yext delivers authoritative information straight from the source — the business itself — no matter where or how customers are searching. Taco Bell, Marriott, Jaguar Land Rover, and businesses around the globe use the Yext platform to capture consumer intent and drive digital discovery, engagement, and revenue — all from a single source of truth. Yext’s mission is to provide perfect answers everywhere.

Senior Account Executives on the Enterprise Sales team are responsible for selling to mid-size opportunities within Yext’s Enterprise clients. You are committed to winning and taking advantage of the untapped customer base that could benefit from Yext’s product offering. With a sales model that fosters collaboration and supports your success, this is a great opportunity to forge a successful sales career.

What You’ll Do
Prospect and develop sales opportunities within Yext’s mid-size corporate sales segment
Manage complete and complex sales-cycles often presenting to C-level executives the value of our full suite of applications
Forecast sales activity and revenue achievement, while creating satisfied customers
Evangelize the Yext vision through product demonstrations, in-market events, and account specific initiatives
Manage the entire sales process to ensure delivery against key performance metrics, with a strong emphasis on new business sales
Territory/ Vertical identification and research, to formalize a go-to-market strategy and create qualified target accounts
Pipeline development through a combination of cold calling, email campaigns and market sector knowledge/intelligence
Manage the end-to-end sales process through engagement of appropriate resources such as Sales Engineers, Professional Services, Executives, Partners etc.
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What You Have
BA/BS degree or similar college level education. In lieu of degree, relevant skills or equivalent experience
5 years of quota carrying software or technology solution sales and account management experience
All candidates, who may not have the above-listed years’ experience, but can demonstrate the necessary skills, may apply and will be considered
Experience managing the sales cycle from business champion to the C-level
Track record of success in carrying a quota, closing Fortune 1000 deals
Track record of over-achieving quota (top 10-20% of company) in past positions
Experience managing and closing complex sales cycles- demonstrated ownership of all aspects of territory management
Successful history of net direct new business sales, with the ability to prove consistent delivery against targets
Strong and demonstrated written, verbal and presentation skills
Ability to speak and write in English and German fluently and idiomatically

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