Director, Digital Sales
- Austin, TX, USA
- Department: Sales
Optimizely is the world's leader in customer experience optimization, allowing businesses to dramatically drive up the value of their digital products, commerce and campaigns through its best in class experimentation software platform. By replacing digital guesswork with evidence-based results, Optimizely enables product and marketing professionals to accelerate innovation, lower the risk of new features, and drive up the return on investment from digital by up to 10X. Over 26 of the Fortune 100 companies choose Optimizely to power their global digital experiences.
We are looking for a Director North America Digital Sales who will be responsible for leading our “Digital” segment -- companies with less than 2500 employees across the US. As a leader within Sales, you will drive key initiatives to achieve Digital ACV objectives.
Hire, onboard, coach and develop a Digital Sales Manager and a team of Digital Account Executives
Achieve monthly, quarterly and annual Digital ACV target
Manage accurate team forecasts
Develop/coach Account Executives on productivity metrics such as ASP, close rate, and forecast accuracy, running a successful sales cycle
Spend time in the field with prospects and customers to drive executive alignment in deals
Partner with x-functional teams (ie Marketing, Services and Technical Account Management) to achieve business goals
Embody Optimizely’s cultural values and lead by example
Be a key contributor to Optimizely’s sales strategy and execution
5+ years previous management experience required
5-6 years of overall sales experience required
Experience leading people managers
Previous management experience preferred
You have demonstrated a successful track record as an individual contributor and can share relevant and complex closing experience with a team new in their selling career
You have successfully provided mentorship and coaching to colleagues and/or individuals you’ve managed
Proven track record as a strong negotiator
Experience using Salesforce and Clari.
Market knowledge: experience with Digital Experience Optimization and A/B testing solutions is a huge advantage
At Optimizely, we embody inclusion and embrace diversity. Optimizely is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. Optimizely prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, nationality, citizenship, age, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or any other unlawful consideration. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.