Enterprise Financial Services Account Executive

New York, NY /
Sales /
Full-time
Groove is the leading sales engagement platform for enterprises using Salesforce, specializing in ease-of-use, ease-of-administration, and cross-team collaboration. Built for the needs of full-cycle sellers, Groove automates non-sales activities so that pre- and post-sales reps can spend more time building relationships and generating revenue. On average, Groove gives revenue teams 20% of their time back to focus on higher-value activities. Groove’s Salesforce-native architecture ensures more accurate reporting and forecasting, lower compliance risk with global privacy laws, and streamlined administration. 

Over 50,000 account executive, sales development, and customer success representatives use Groove at some of the world’s largest and fastest-growing companies, including Google, Uber, BBVA, and Capital One. Groove has earned the highest customer satisfaction rating on G2 in the sales engagement category for over two years in a row. 

Groove was named one of  Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces 2020 and is one of the 2020 Inc. 5000 fastest-growing privately held companies in the U.S. Groove also ranks #14 on the San Francisco Business Times' "fastest-growing private companies in the Bay Area in 2019." Founded in 2014, Groove is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in San Diego and Seattle. To learn more, visit groove.co.
 
About the Role
 
Are you a strategic leader on your sales team that navigates complex customer engagements with ease? At Groove, you will find a culture that rewards your ability to close business by selling smarter, serving as a partner to each customer, and asking tough questions. We will empower you to be a thought leader in the sales acceleration space as an unprecedented number of organizations look to transform their sales organization and enter an era of modern selling. 
 
As an Enterprise Financial Services Account Executive, you will be responsible for driving new business and building on our already impressive list of growing customers in the Financial Services vertical like Capital One and BBVA. As the face of our sales organization, you will be expected to lead customers through a consultative sales engagement, disrupt previously held notions when necessary, and build consensus for Groove across the customer’s organization to secure deals.

Responsibilities

    • Use consultative selling techniques to offer unique perspectives on each customer’s business
    • Execute and iterate on a sales process to guide customers through their evaluation
    • Qualify inbound and outbound leads to determine unique areas where Groove could provide value
    • Coach customer stakeholders across sales, marketing and operations in order to build consensus
    • Research prospective customers and lead strategic outreach into select high-value accounts
    • Collaborate with marketing and engineering teams on sales messaging and feature requests

Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a strong academic track record
    • 2 to 5 years experience in a closing role leading Enterprise customers through a B2B SaaS sales cycle

Competencies

    • Strategic Thinking - Identifies possible customer pain points, expectations, and implicit needs in order to systematically devise solutions to complex deal challenges
    • Collaboration - Works with peers and executives across sales, engineering and product teams to create win-win scenarios for all parties involved
    • Communication - Effectively delivers presentations and product demos, tailors content and style to each customer, and writes persuasive and thoughtful email content
    • Ownership - Goes out of his or her way to complete a job and has relentless drive to achieve results; takes initiative with minimal direction or supervision
    • Workflow Management - Sets clear, realistic objectives that align to business growth; breaks each objective into component tasks that can be achieved within a realistic timeframe

Benefits

    • Medical/dental/vision insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Flexible PTO
    • Paid holidays
    • Stock options
    • 401k match
    • Fun, collaborative, and balanced culture
Our Culture and Core Values

Our values speak volumes about who we are, both as individuals and as a team. At Groove, we put our team before ourselves and are dedicated to ensuring that our teammates are happy and satisfied, both in their careers and their work environment. We are a team of high-performers that operate in a culture of empathy and transparency, with a natural curiosity to continually grow. We put the team before ourselves, care more and enjoy the journey above all else. These are only a few of the reasons that we have a five-star rating on Glassdoor.  

Groove is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We offer highly competitive compensation packages and excellent benefits, including medical/dental/vision insurance, flexible PTO, and a matching 401K. 

If this sounds like your next ideal career move, we would love to hear from you.

Groove is committed to ensuring the security and protection of the personal information that we process, and to provide a compliant and consistent approach to data protection. All submitted resumes, regardless of location, will be deleted after 1 year.