Anaplan Mid-Enterprise Account Executive in Topeka, Kansas
Here at Anaplan, we have reinvented how companies see, plan, and run their businesses. Our platform allows our customers to uncover new insights, connect their strategy to their plans, and work in ways they had not previously thought possible. We’re growing fast, constantly innovating, and couldn’t be prouder to help our customers move forward with confidence in a sophisticated and changing world.
We are looking for forward-thinking people who put customer experience at the forefront of every decision. Individuals who thrive on challenges and are ready to grasp the opportunity of a lifetime. Because we fundamentally believe every colleague brings outstanding value to our whole. We are a workplace where each person feels seen, heard, and valued, and can contribute their unique talent to our collective effort. We believe that for ourselves and for our customers.
Anaplan is hiring an upbeat, persistent, Mid-Enterprise Account Executive with a hunter approach, who is collaborative and driven, and has a passion to win big! In this role, you will take experience and sell an extraordinarily versatile platform. Our sales team is helping industry leaders understand the impact of Anaplan products and how our connected planning solution is ending siloed decision-making. You will help our customers achieve their immediate business goals while setting their businesses up for the future.
This role will be a pivotal contributor to Anaplan’s continued growth while leading digital transformation. Reporting directly to the Regional Vice President (RVP). As an Account Executive, you will be part of a core account team for our Commercial segment with up to 200+ greenfield accounts in a defined geographic territory. The primary objective is to uncover, qualify, and close opportunities within your assigned region.
Outbound prospecting into Anaplan’s Mid Enterprise Segment to engage with prospects and customers and articulate the value of Anaplan in meeting their business goals
Proven success in converting enterprise prospects to customers (e.g. “land” an account)
Research, question, and listen to our customers to fully understand their needs and present solutions to fulfill their requirements
Drive sales cycles and associated partner support ecosystem to improve our customer’s investment with Anaplan
Develop and accelerate strong business relationships with key decision-makers and influencers within your accounts
Work collaboratively with an ecosystem of implementation partners to qualify, understand business drivers, demonstrate business outcome-focused solutions, and close software contract value to meet quota
Provide accurate and timely revenue forecasting and CRM updates
Generate balanced pipeline leading to overachieving sales quota & targets
3+ years SaaS solutions sales experience (field / inside sales, sales development, pipeline generation)
Experience calling into accounts and establishing relationships with business decision-makers
Ability to understand a 10K, 10Q/annual reports and translate key points into an Anaplan solution for your accounts
Proven, consistent record to close over the phone
Ability to engage your customer in a conversation that allows you to uncover and translate business pains and challenges into a value proposition that Anaplan can deliver
Business, Finance, Economics, related BS/BA degree or relevant years of experience
Analytical knowledge of SFDC, Altify, Marketo, and Engagio
Account Planning experience –Altify, MEDPICC, Miller Heiman
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