Basis Technology is the leading provider of software solutions for multilingual text analytics, identity resolution, and digital forensics. Our solutions are used by leading technology companies and government organizations to improve the accuracy of information retrieval, text mining and other applications through advanced linguistics and digital forensics.

Job Overview:

We are looking for a  Business Development Representative (BDR) to join our Kona team. Our BDRs research prospective customers, create outreach strategies, and identify sales opportunities. As a BDR, you will conduct exploratory conversations with potential customers, use your business acumen to identify how Kona could help a business intelligently curate knowledge to accelerate workflows, extract information, contain risk, and successfully position the Kona value proposition.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work closely and collaboratively to develop and implement appropriate prospecting strategies
  • Conduct high volume prospecting (60-100 activities per day) to qualify leads through calls, emails, and social media
  • Schedule marketing assessments and discovery meetings for Account Executives to further assess a prospect’s business and potential for partnership with Kona
  • Conduct discovery and qualification calls with specific prospects as assigned
  • Help small, mid-sized, and enterprise companies realize the potential of Deep Search Applications 
  • Set yourself up for a successful career by learning the necessary fundamentals to be a great salesperson and leader
  • Enjoy the start-up environment! You’ll learn how a variety of businesses operate, what challenges they face on a daily basis, and how technology can dramatically improve their businesses and employees’ lives

Job Requirements:

  • College degree
  • A minimum of 5 years of successful sales experience preferably in software solutions
  • Experience with or familiarity with Salesforce 
  • Proven track record of high achievement
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability and desire to work in a fast-paced, challenging environment with peers who challenge you to be better
  • The desire to meet and exceed measurable performance goals
  • Are naturally curious and passionate
  • A keenly developed competitive nature
  • High energy with a highly self-driven sense of motivation
  • The ability to deal with and thrive on objections and rejection on a daily basis

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

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