Field Sales Executive 

The Field Sales Executive position within Canonical is a pivotal role for generating new business opportunities and earning profitable revenue from customers and prospects in the Cloud space in the UK. The Field Engineer will manage the entire sales process from lead generation through to closure and successful handover to the account team.


  • Meet and exceed monthly sales quota
  • Proactively generate, qualify and close new business opportunities
  • Responsible for full sales cycle from strategic engagement, generating lead to closure and handover
  • Work collaboratively with Solutions Engineers and account teams to perform technical feasibility assessments and host workshops to ensure that Customer solutions meet the customer’s present needs and support their future growth
  • Maintain a clear understanding of customer's’ business needs and how Canonical is aligned with them
  • Seek referrals and recommendations from prospects and partners to increase pipeline
  • Develop strategic, commercial relationships with channel partners to find and develop new opportunities for Canonical
  • Carry out effective internal business relations at appropriate levels to facilitate the achievement of financial and non-financial goals for Canonical
  • Maintain an accurate weekly forecast for opportunities due to close through keeping accurate records within Canonical’s customer/prospect management system
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • Contribute to Customer satisfaction

What Canonical Offers:

  • Learning and Development
  • Annual Compensation Review
  • Uncapped commission and accelerators
  • Recognition Rewards
  • Annual Leave
  • Priority Pass for travel
  • Flexible working option

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