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Business Development Executive- Digital Markets

  • Fort Myers / Austin / Arlington
  • Sales


About Buyer Discovery:

Buyer Discovery is a buyer intent data platform that taps into Gartner Digital Markets’ unparalleled volume of more than 9 million monthly B2B software buyers to reveal companies visiting software product pages and scores them on purchase intent. With intent data from the three most well-known software reviews sites — Capterra, GetApp and Software Advice — we help vendors uncover triple the opportunities for their sales and marketing teams. This enables our clients to reach the right accounts when they’re ready to buy, improve campaign conversion rates and empower teams to close more deals, faster.


Job Brief:

The Business Development Executive plays a critical role as you find, develop and close new business. This is a "hunter" role as you will be responsible for the entire sales process from developing prospects through closing the sale. Ideally this person will come from a tech background selling solutions to Senior Marketing/Sales roles. You will be having strategic B2B marketing and sales conversations with Senior Executives to be a trusted advisor to help accelerate their growth goals.

What You Will do:

  • Prospect and drive new business in an assigned territory

  • Build and maintain a healthy, consistent pipeline to meet quota goals 

  • Research and become a knowledge expert in martech trends

  • Create strategies to prioritize and penetrate prospective clients

  • Conduct product demonstrations — discuss integrations/martech stacks, present strategic proposals

  • Persist through challenges in getting in touch with vendors; combat vendor objections and pursue sales through creativity, persistence, and a can-do attitude

  • Stay on top of competitive developments to inform our product roadmaps

  • Educate prospective clients on the power of intent data across the B2B sales and marketing landscape 

  • Bring insights back to your colleagues and functional leadership to help power our continually evolving products and processes

What You Will Need:

  • 2-4 years of experience in a role rooted in B2B Sales and Marketing with experience selling to VP/C-Level executives 

  • In-depth knowledge of the B2B Sales and Marketing landscape as it relates to technologies, tactics, services, strategies, etc.

  • Strong organizational and process orientation skills, exceptional verbal and written communication 

  • Experience working with large complex organizations

  • The ability to communicate business and technical concepts to stakeholders at all levels of the organization 

  • Ability to build relationships and navigate organizations to find the right points of contact

  • Ability to tailor a sales pitch for a prospect and combat common objectives with confidence

Who are we?

Gartner delivers actionable, objective insight to executives and their teams. Our expert guidance and tools enable faster, smarter decisions and stronger performance on an organization’s most critical priorities. We’ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and we're proud to have nearly 16,000 associates globally that support our 14,000+ clients in more than 100 countries.

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What we offer:

Our people are our most valuable asset, so we invest in them from Day 1. When you join our team, you’ll have access to a vast array of benefits to help you live your life well. These resources are designed to support your physical, financial and emotional well-being. We encourage continued personal and professional growth through ongoing learning and development opportunities. Our employee resource groups, charity match and volunteer programs keep you connected to your internal Gartner community and causes that matter to you.

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