Solarwinds Inc. Account Executive in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Overview

SolarWinds MSP is the leading global provider of complete IT management and automation solutions for Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Our award-winning product suite includes the industry’s #1 RMM Service Automation Platform and has a proven track record of helping MSPs standardize and automate the setup and delivery of IT services in order to achieve true scalability. We believe that the MSPs who use our products everyday should be excited about them. That's why we put our users first in everything we do and strive to deliver powerful functionality while making their jobs easier.

Account Executives are responsible for selling a variety of SolarWinds MSP solutions to IT Service Providers globally. The Sales Executive will generate revenue for Solarwinds MSP by closing sales at defined monthly quotas, while meeting activity targets and ensuring Partner and Customer satisfaction. The position pro-actively handles inbound trials for the Solarwinds MSP suite of solutions.

Responsibilities

  • Sell Solarwinds products via phone and email. Take incoming calls from prospects responding to sales inquiries; make out-bound calls to facilitate sales

  • Learn and maintain in-depth knowledge of Solarwinds products, competitor products and technologies, and industry trends

  • Follow up on leads and opportunities

  • Maintain an accurate pipeline updating opportunities for weekly and monthly forecasting

  • Build and maintain relationships with key decision makers

  • Prospect for new accounts through sales calls, networking, marketing research and email campaigns

  • Engage in technical sales discussions with potential clients via conference call or web demonstration; leveraging Sales Engineering resources where needed

  • Work to maintain high level of customer satisfaction

  • Attend sales meetings, training sessions as required

Qualifications

  • Proven track record in sales

  • Experience in software as a service (SaaS) strongly preferred but not essential

  • Understanding of territory management (planning, prospecting, and closing)

  • Ability to successfully communicate and negotiate deals

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SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job ID 2018-11023

# Positions 1

Category (Candidate Search) Sales

Position Type Permanent

Business Group SolarWinds MSP