Major Account Executive – Public Sector

Job title: Major Account Executive – Public Sector

Company: Snowflake

Job description: There is only one Data Cloud. Snowflake’s founders started from scratch and designed a data platform built for the cloud that is effective, affordable, and accessible to all data users. But it didn’t stop there. They engineered Snowflake to power the Data Cloud, where thousands of organizations unlock the value of their data with near-unlimited scale, concurrency, and performance. This is our vision: a world with endless insights to tackle the challenges and opportunities of today and reveal the possibilities of tomorrow.

As a Major Account Executive, Public Sector at Snowflake, you will:

  • Develop strategic relationships, identify & close new business opportunities within public sector organizations on federal and state level.
  • Be the trusted advisor to the customer at the most senior levels and drive thought leadership by understanding their existing and future IT roadmap to drive the Snowflake solution within their organisation.
  • Challenge the customers status-quo around their current operations.
  • Propose solutions which enable and align to the customers‘ digital transformation roadmaps.
  • Collaborate with marketing & the partner organisation to develop high-level plans to drive revenue growth.
  • Master a solution-based approach to selling with experience managing complex sales processes

We are looking for someone with:

  • 10+ years of full cycle sales experience. An emphasis on cloud, databases, business intelligence software, data warehousing and SaaS is preferred.
  • Proven ability to independently develop, manage and close new client relationships at CxO level in Public Sector organizations.
  • Extensive and reliable network with key decision makers in the Public Sector as well as with key partners in this field and experience in building relationships with these Economic Buyers and Executive Sponsors
  • Deep knowledge in how Public Sector organizations scout, select, procure and implement innovative technology solutions
  • Proven track record of building and expanding substantial business with Public Sector clients ($3m+ ARR)
  • Mastered a solution-based approach to selling with experience managing complex sales processes
  • Pro-active, independent thinker with high energy/positive attitude
  • Drive, enthusiasms and entrepreneurial spirit to build a business from scratch in new customer field
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, presentation, and relationship management skills (in German and English)
  • Ability to thrive in fast-paced startup environment

Snowflake is growing fast, and we’re scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We are looking for people who share our values, challenge ordinary thinking, and push the pace of innovation while building a future for themselves and Snowflake.

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Location: Deutschland

Job date: Sun, 31 Oct 2021 06:17:09 GMT

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