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Business Development Executive, Strategic Accounts

  • Austin, Texas / Fort Myers, Florida
  • Sales

Description

About Gartner Digital Markets:

Gartner Digital Markets is a business unit within Gartner. Our mission is to empower organizations to accelerate growth by helping them embrace the right technology and services.

Gartner Digital Markets is the world’s largest platform for finding software and services. With more than 100 million annual visitors across four buyer destinations—Capterra, GetApp, Software Advice, and UpCity—and 70 localized sites, Gartner Digital Markets helps software and service providers build their brand, capture demand, and understand their market. As the only destination for software and services driven by independent, objective research and verified customer reviews, we help connect providers with in-market buyers to fuel growth across the full funnel.

For candidates interested in taking their next career step, Gartner Digital Markets offers the best of two worlds—the stability and resources of a large, established organization combined with the fast pace and excitement of working for a dynamic growth business. Our team is on the front lines of innovation in an industry that is always transforming, providing an incredible opportunity for you to grow and learn throughout your career.
 

What we’re looking for:
The Senior Strategic Business Development Executive’s role will focus on attracting new PPL & PPC software clients in our Strategic Channel to engage in marketing campaigns to drive their business growth. The successful associate will source new sales opportunities and close sales to achieve quotas. You will play a key role in increasing income and revenue by managing and negotiating with clients, generating leads, qualifying prospects and managing sales of products and services. You’ll use your black belt skills to sell both PPC and PPL to our largest client base – strategic accounts.

Why you’ll want to come to work:

  • Identify the highest-leverage opportunities for Pay-Per-Click and Pay-Per-Lead campaigns within your territory of large, global software vendors.

  • Utilize black-belt discovery skills to understand business objectives, mission critical priorities and key initiatives.

  • Build a strong pipeline of qualified opportunities within software vendor marketing and sales teams.

  • Evaluate a prospective customer’s strengths, provide insights for areas where they can improve, and build trust-based value-added relationships.

  • Collaborate with internal teams and colleagues to ensure successful onboarding and campaign performance.

  • Master and consistently execute internal sales methodology and demonstrate sales leadership through coaching and mentoring.

What you’ll bring to the team:

  • Bachelor's degree is desired 

  • 5+ years of proven consultative sales experience in technology (services or software)

  • Proven, consistent success in your current and prior roles

  • Able to solve complex problems and successfully manage ambiguity and unexpected change

  • Be teachable and open to best practices and feedback as a means of continuous improvement.  Be consistent at delivering results through perseverance, humility, and a positive outlook in the face of challenges.

  • Must be comfortable selling to, challenging and building trust-based, value-added relationships

  • Professionally persistent while prospecting and managing senior-level relationships within large global enterprises

  • Proven experience building excellent client relationships, offering value added, insightful and strategic vision into their business

  • Knowledge of the full life cycle of the sales process from prospecting to close

Don’t meet every single requirement? We encourage you to apply anyway. You might just be the right candidate for this, or other roles.

Check out our video to learn about who we are, and what we do:

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What you’ll receive:

  • Limitless growth and learning opportunities.

  • A collaborative and positive culture — Your team will be as smart and driven as you.

  • Outstanding compensation — Plus competitive benefits and generous time off.

  • A chance to make an impact — Your work will contribute directly to our strategy.


What are we:

  • Action Oriented - You have what it takes to deliver measurable results, fast. We encourage and guide the vision, roadmap to success and the action it takes to make it happen.

  • Intellectually Curious - You love learning and are excited by the potential teaching opportunities within your role. You bring respectful, radical candor to your work, with a mindset of desiring ongoing professional and personal development.

  • Collaborative - You believe in the one team, shared mission philosophy. You are open to giving and receiving feedback and understand the value of working together to accomplish more than could be accomplished alone.

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Who are we?

At Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT), we deliver actionable, objective insight that drives smarter decisions and stronger performance on an organization’s mission-critical priorities. We’ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and we're proud to have over 19,500 associates globally that support over 15,000 client enterprises in more than 100 countries.

What makes Gartner a great place to work?

Our teams are composed of individuals from different geographies, cultures, religions, ethnicities, races, genders, sexual orientations, abilities and generations. We believe that a diversity of experiences makes us stronger—as individuals, as communities and as an organization. That’s why we're recognized worldwide as a great place to work year after year. We've been recognized by Fortune as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies, named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index and a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion by the Disability Equality Index. Looking for a place to turn your big ideas into reality? Join #LifeAtGartner

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.

Gartner believes in fair and equitable pay. A reasonable estimate of the base salary range for this role is 70,000 USD - 103,000 USD. Please note that actual salaries may vary within the range, or be above or below the range, based on factors including, but not limited to, education, training, experience, professional achievement, business need, and location. In addition to base salary, employees will participate in either an annual bonus plan based on company and individual performance, or a role-based, uncapped sales incentive plan. Our talent acquisition team will provide the specific opportunity on our bonus or incentive programs to eligible candidates. We also offer market leading benefit programs including generous PTO, a 401k match up to $7,200 per year, the opportunity to purchase company stock at a discount, and more.


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