IMPORTANT:Â 1. The country/region on the post’s title must correspond to your country/region or residence and has nothing to do with the market that you’ll be servicing. In fact, Very only does business in the US. 2.
This job is to work for a US company and to sell in the US market. A very advanced level of English is a non-negotiable requirement. Please refrain from applying if this is not your case. Â 3.
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Seriously. About UsÂ Very is a fully-distributed IoT engineering firm, partnering with our clients to build systems for smart manufacturing, smart energy & utilities, consumer electronics, and connected wellness. Learn more at verypossible. comÂ Very has been a remote-first company since 2011 which has allowed us to develop an amazing remote working experience and to have a remote office culture that exceeds that of any traditional on-site office.
Weâve built a collaborative, tight-knit team that thrives, whether weâre hanging out in person at our annual retreat or coordinating work across time zones. The results show that weâre doing something right. In 2020, we were named one of Incâs Best Workplaces, Parity. org’s Best Companies for Women to Advance List, and Fatherlyâs Best Places to Work for Dads.
At Very we are focused on delivering world-class IoT hardware, software, and smart product engineering services to our clients. We have a wide array of clients from enterprise-level clients such as Vizio, Clear and iHeart Radio to small greenfield start-ups. Whatever size company our goal remains the same – Deliver world-class IoT services and solutions and truly partner with our clients to ensure overall product success. Why Work at Very.
Â The health, happiness, and long-term career growth of our team are a top priority. What does that mean in practice. We give stipends for internet and telephone. Â We offer up to 21 weeks of maternity leave, 12 weeks of paternity leave, and 12 weeks for adoption or surrogacy.
We have a $1,000 office stipend that allows you to make your battle station somewhere youâre excited to work. Each employee gets a professional development stipend to use on conference registration, continuing education, professional memberships, etc… We’re a remote-first company, so you can work where you want (in a hammock on the beach, anyone. ). Â But a healthy company culture isn’t just about perks.
It’s about creating an environment where our employees can lead fulfilling lives, both at work and at home. Working overtime for extended periods indicates a fundamental failure in planning or communication. If this happens at Very, itâs a sign that something needs to be reevaluated and corrected. If youâre looking around wondering why people arenât in âcrunch mode,â the answerâs pretty simple.
The thing we work hardest at is hiring good people, so we want them to stick around and have a good balance between work and the rest of the important stuff in life. About This RoleAs a Senior/Enterprise Account Executive, you will work with medium to large brands to develop and deliver a strategy for their high-impact IoT product ideas. You will work with engineers and designers across our four practice areas to create custom solutions that win for our clients and us. After the initial close, you will work with Account Management on a smooth transition for the clientâs support and identify the expansion opportunities.
Â About YouThis role is for highly-experienced Senior/Enterprise Account Executives who know how to manage complex deals and close them effectively. Here are the typical qualifications we look for in a Senior/Enterprise Account Executive:- 10+ years of successfully closing B2B deals in the enterprise- Understanding of the IoT space and ability to brainstorm, strategize, and design high-level solutions to complex client problems- A substantial track record of meeting and exceeding monthly or quarterly sales targets- Exemplary presentation skills, both in-person and digitally- Experience with Salesforce- History of learning complex technical systems quicklyIf youâre a strategic thinker who wants to join a growing, profitable tech company in a role that:- Closes impactful and profitable deals (>$1mm)-Â Works with clients at large, recognizable companies-Â Designs strategic & custom deals- Utilizes strong financial acumen to measure and deliver optimized resultsWhat Youâll Be Working OnVery is first and foremost an IoT Product Design and Development firm. We tackle hard problems for clients who need a targeted, senior team to come in and provide specific solutions. We address the IoT space through our four practice areas: Hardware, Software, UI/UX, and Data Science.
Our projects in this domain have ranged from data acquisition and alerting for industrial power systems to automated self-pour beer taps. Therefore, an acute and adaptive ability to understand the client’s needs and tie that back to Veryâs capabilities is required. Â As a Senior/Enterprise Account Executive, some of your accountabilities will be, but are not limited to:- Aligning to clientâs needs and applying strategic thinking with a consultative sales approach to win deals that have long-term growth potential- In partnership with Client Solutions, coalesce clients expressed needs with the Delivery Team & Product Managers at Very- Managing the deals effectively and efficiently through the qualification processÂ – Hitting quarterly financial metrics with attention to profitable growth*Ownership of the commercial terms of deals- Managing a multi-step sales process for certain clients that begins with a discovery phase or âTechnical Design Sprintsâ and is followed by development or a âBuildâ contract close- In collaboration with the AM team, seeking new opportunities within the larger organization, parent company or subsidiaries to assist with the sales qualification process- Securing referrals from client stakeholders, CTOs or executives- Getting introductions to partner companies, SaaS platforms integrated with the project, and other agencies connected to the project- Youâll be expected to be on the road meeting with clients. This will adjust to the number of clients you have in your pipeline but expect a couple of client visits per month within North America to support a successful outcome.
Â Youâll have a generous Travel & Entertainment budget to do so. Your lead flow will come from multiple sources. Our marketing team is outstanding at their jobs and high-quality inbound leads will be generated through their demand generation. We have an SDR that generates outbound leads.
Â Client and employee referrals are other sources of high-quality leads. Â Finally, you will be responsible for generating your own outbound leads that align with our lead qualification attributes. Â Your job will be to take those leads, build a relationship with multiple points of contact, and build a custom deal for each unique project. How Youâll Be CompensatedWe believe in a transparent, fair compensation structure and have developed our own open salary formula.
OTE: USD $90,000 per year. We also offer world-class perks:- Paid Parental Leave- MacBook Pro (loan)- $1,000 annual Home Office Stipend to build out your home office. Â – $125/mo Monthly Communications Stipend (Can be used towards Cell Phone Data Plan, WiFi Plan, VOIP, VPN)- Udemy license for continuing education- $3,000 annual Training Stipend after 1 yearÂ – $1,000 annual Healthcare Stipend (to be used towards Health insurance premium)- Personalized ESL coaching and access to an AI-powered adaptive platform to take your English to the next levelAdditional Perks (could vary)- Paid trip to somewhere in the World for the annual global company retreat. )In Summary, if you are seeking a high-impact role you have proven performance delivering to close deals with amazing clients while working at a technology services company that authentically values its team members, this is the job for you.