Anaplan, the Connected Planning pioneer, is changing the way the world’s most respected companies do business.  We believe in clear, open communication enabling teams to overcome obstacles and move forward together. We want you to feel that you belong to a team, you matter, and are able to be your authentic self. We all work together to deliver business value with the power of Connected Planning at every level within every organization, and alongside an ever-growing number of users, a rich partner ecosystem, and active community. At Anaplan, our values are key to everything we do. We call it #AnaplanLOVE
At Anaplan these words come to life by making employees feel empowered and inspired.
Building a strong culture around company values is an ongoing journey
that will continue to be the core of our existence.

At Anaplan, we are looking for an overlay Sales Specialist that will drive sales of Sales performance management within Enterprise accounts in France. If that sounds exciting, then come join one of the fastest growing cloud vendors and make your mark on the industry. You will take your consistent record and sell an incredibly versatile solution that is helping people and companies around the world every day to make better-informed plans and decisions.

You will join a team of individuals who embrace and respect diverse perspectives, aren’t afraid to push boundaries and try new insights, and are passionate about helping our customers and each other succeed. We work hard, but we also don’t wait for an excuse to have fun. In fact, we’re so serious about it that it’s one of our core values.

Would you consider yourself as someone who always seeks to win? Do you seize each opportunity for all that you can all while consistently putting in the time and energy to succeed? Then this job is for you!

In this role, you will be a key contributor to Anaplan’s revenue growth while inspiring change as a market game-changer. Reporting directly to our AVP for Southern Europe you will work cross-functionally to build customer value and drive new business for Anaplan’s Sales Performance Management solutions. You will be passionate about selling the offering into the current Anaplan customer base, and to new Anaplan customers in coordination with the Anaplan account executives.

What you will do:

  • Drive new business for Anaplan’s SPM solution, selling into the Anaplan client base and prospective Anaplan clients across EMEA
  • Work to qualify/close leads sourced by sales development, marketing & the Anaplan AEs
  • Maintain a pipeline of active opportunities for Sales Performance Management
  • Lead opportunities to closure
  • Strategically orchestrate resources both internally and externally throughout the sales process
  • Accurately gather and report all aspects of account and opportunity information within the sales force automation (SFA) application
  • Accurately report on forecast/pipeline
  • Cultivate a targeted list of Anaplan customers and within a territory.
  • Connect customers' business needs with the SPM offering.

What is needed to succeed:

  • 5-7+ years successful selling into big company space
  • Experience selling SaaS solutions, either directly or through a Big 4 consulting firm preferred
  • Consultative selling skills (questioning, listening, handling call dynamics, managing objections, closing for next steps)
  • Develop an account plan to find opportunities within the install base of accounts.
  • The ability to work in partnership with Account Executives to develop opportunities and sell the value of the Predictive Insights’ offering, and how it works with Anaplan’s overall solution
  • Experience selling to Sales and/or Marketing buyers and decision-makers
  • Experience selling sales performance management (SPM), sales effectiveness, marketing performance management (MPM) solutions is a plus
  • Strong presenter, both in person and virtually
  • Has demonstrated sales force automation
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Our story 
Anaplan is a cloud-native enterprise SaaS company helping global enterprises orchestrate business performance. Our customers come first to create heroes, unlock potential & build trust and confidence. We challenge legacy thinking and software that isn’t flexible for the modern organization. We have architected the only platform that will take the time from planning to decision down to zero.
We’re building a truly unique technology. From our calculation engine and in-memory data store, to apps and predictive analytics; amazing technology is being developed every day.
We’re addressing a $100B/year problem that all global businesses face. Our mission is to break the traditional business planning mold, currently performed through spreadsheets or legacy systems.
Anaplan’s Connected Planning platform is enabling customers to improve decision-making by turning response time into real time, to make better decisions to enhance your business. The platform helps you dynamically orchestrate performance enterprise-wide, and convert constant change to your environment.
See what our global customers and partners have to say about Anaplan’s platform is solving some of the most complex challenges in business. CEOs, analysts, and the press agree—Anaplan is changing the way the world does business. Learn about our history, see our recognitions and achievements, and take a look at what it’s like to work at Anaplan. Get to know more about working at Anaplan by checking out our social channels.
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