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Senior Account Executive, Business Network, East US

Lawrence, Kansas
Job Type
12 Feb 2021
OPENTEXT - THE INFORMATION COMPANYAs the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management.Senior Account Executive, Business NetworkENABLING THE DIGITAL WORLDOpenText enables the digital world as the world leader in Enterprise Information Management, both on premises or in the cloud. We embrace all things digital and are committed to being the Best Place to Work for our employees in over 140 locations around the world. We obsess over our customers to ensure they are wildly successful in embracing the Digital World. Our customers entrust us with their most important information, we need to be their most trusted partner. What we do, we do well. What we create, we do purposefully to impact the world. If you believe in this and are passionate about enabling the Digital World then let OpenText turn your career vision into reality.The OpenText Business Network group is a leader in B2B solutions and powered by the world's largest business network in the Cloud. Our Inside Sales team offers a set of solutions that facilitate efficient and secure exchange of information inside and outside of the organization, ranging from on-demand messaging and secure managed file transfer, to B2B integration and B2B applications. The world's largest companies run in the OpenText Cloud that is supported 24/7 by our managed services team and enables 20 billion digital commerce transactions per year.THE OPPORTUNITY: As a Senior Account Executive at Open Text you help customers use information to grow faster and be more efficient in an increasingly Digital World. You are part of a global team of highly skilled and entrepreneurial professionals who understand that their customers are experiencing unprecedented change.Your customers trust your judgment to help them solve their most pressing business problems and to support them in their journey to the cloud and to become a digital enterprise. You will stop at nothing to help them find the right solution to positively impact the business, improve their most important business processes, or reduce their risks. You are comfortable with complex sales cycles. Your track record of successful attainment of your targets will be rewarded with one of the most competitive compensation packages in the industry.YOU ARE GREAT AT:Consultative selling and intensely listening to your customers.Preparing comprehensive territory plans.Identifying and converting opportunities into sales.Skillfully executing each phase of the sales process from pipeline generation to closing the deal.Masterful client presentations and running effective meetings.Clearly articulating the value proposition of solutions and products and the endless possibilities of the digital enterprise to your customers.Collaboration across all internal teams and resources to ensure you bring the best solution to your clients.WHAT IT TAKES:You have a track record of at least eight years of B2B selling across the Enterprise.You have experience working in a consultative capacity with C-level customers on complex cloud-based, on-premises or hybrid solutions.You have expert knowledge of the B2B buying process and know all your key competitors and closely follow industry trends.You deploy advanced sales methodologies and tools to achieve and exceed your targets.Whether it's the challenge of developing new accounts or finding untapped opportunities in your existing client base, the opportunity to grow our business is what drives your efforts every day.You are intellectually curious, easily grasp new products and solutions, and bring the spirit of innovation to your customers.Completed post-secondary education and a passion for continuous learning.At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sex, age, veteran status or sexual orientation. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process please email . Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws including but not limited to: Family and Medical Leave Act (FLMA) , Equal Employment Opportunity and Employee Polygraph Protection Act
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  • Job Reference: 230505518-2
  • Date Posted: 12 February 2021
  • Recruiter: OPENTEXT
  • Location: Lawrence, Kansas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent