Are you ready to jump-start your career? Do you thrive by being surrounded by incredibly smart and driven people that push you to be better? Are you hard working and hungry to constantly learn? If the answer is yes, then we need to talk!
Acquia is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to begin a career with our amazingly successful sales team.
Our BDRs are the first point of contact for all new prospects to discuss Acquia's products and services. This role is critical to the business as the team's goal is to have engaging conversations with our clients to discover their challenges, their requirements, and help them determine the most appropriate Acquia solution for their needs.
In this role, you will:
Create new revenue opportunities by educating our inbound leads and prospects about open source, digital transformation and Acquia
Conduct high volume prospecting (50-60 calls, emails or Tweets per day) to qualify leads and prospects
Qualify prospects' needs and effectively map them to Acquia's offerings
Work closely with account executives and marketing to implement strategy and process
Become an industry expert and develop product mastery
Consistently achieve (and exceed!) quarterly quotas and goals
Conduct yourself professionally and cast Acquia in a positive light
You must have:
A proven record of high achievement
Intellectual agility and natural curiosity
Superb communication skills: written and verbal
In something! Doesn't have to be in open source technology.
The ability to work in a fast paced, challenging (FUN) technology environment
Ability to learn and absorb material quickly
“One speed energy" self motivated with a constant sense of urgency
Attention to the details; organized and metric-driven
0-3 years of related experience, bachelors degree required
Not a must, but a plus
Prior sales experience with a demonstrated ability to exceed quota
Prior experience in a rapidly growing technology company
Experience using Salesforce, and other sales productivity tools