Salesforce.com, Inc Business Development Representative — Salesforce.Org in San Francisco, California
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Everyone who wants to change the world should have the tools and technology to do so. Technology is the most powerful equalizer of our time, providing access to data, knowledge, and--above all--connections. Salesforce.org gets our technology in the hands of nonprofits and educators so they can connect with others and do more good. As a social enterprise, the more missions our technology supports, the more we invest back into technology and communities, creating an endless circle of good.
Salesforce.org is committed to and focused on increasing the innovation and efficiency of Nonprofits & Higher Ed organizations. To achieve this goal, we are building an enterprise to deliver Salesforce.org's world class CRM and technology platform solutions to this underserved market.
We are looking for a dynamic, high-performing, and fun-loving person. The ideal candidate has a proven track record of exceeding sales quota, loves the thrill of the hunt, and is capable of building and growing the pipeline of the business. They also have experience navigating through organizations, doing deep discovery and speaking to multiple decision makers.
They are the front line of the sales process and spend their days prospecting and cold calling trying to solve the world’s biggest social challenges with the best technology in the world. They are measured by their seamless handoffs of qualified pipeline to our Account Executive Sales team. Strong organizational and follow-up skills are key, and a competitive, friendly, numbers-driven personality will thrive here.
What Your Day Looks Like
Research, identify, and tenaciously generate weekly new opportunities
Methodically qualify, build, and manage an accurate sales pipeline; maintain a high volume of activity including outbound cold calls, emails, & social selling
Consistently exceed monthly and annual sales quota and be well-compensated for doing so
Responsible for accurately tracking customer interactions and information in Salesforce
Conduct high level conversations with senior executives in prospect accounts
Evangelize Salesforce and the on-demand model
Thrive on change while remaining highly organized, optimistic, and coachable
2-3 years of full-time corporate sales experience (software sales is a plus)
Proven track record of success prospecting for new business
Bachelor's degree from an accredited University is strongly preferred
Experience being held to metrics a plus
Ability to understand customer needs and meet that need with a successful product sale
Excellent written/verbal communication skills
Strong problem solving skills
A motivated, driven and self-starting attitude
Ability to work in a fast paced, team environment
Ability to multi-task, take initiative, prioritize, and manage time effectively
1-3 years of Nonprofit or Higher Education professional experience
Inside sales experience a plus
Enterprise prospecting experience a plus
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