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The opportunity :
OpenText has developed a Center of Excellence for Account Development. This fast-paced, creative team works closely with Field Marketing and Sales to drive pipeline growth in enterprise-level accounts across our solution portfolio.
As an Account Development Representative, you will be joining a high-performing team required to collaborate with peers to effectively attract and qualify prospects evaluating the purchase of OpenText solutions.
You will be comfortable cold calling, cold emailing & engaging via social media to promote our solutions through campaigns, thought leadership, events, etc.
If you are energetic, motivated and creative, this position will challenge and enhance your skillset.
You are great at :
Working with Field Sales counterparts to develop account and territory strategy
Articulating business value through persona-based research, story-telling, social selling, etc.
Qualifying and developing new contacts within defined prospect and customer accounts and nurturing the business relationship throughout the prospect lifecycle.
Performing opportunity discovery calls within the OpenText install base and prospect accounts to uncover existing and potential projects
Driving lead management, tracking & forecasting in CRM
Following up on Field Marketing initiatives in a timely, organized manager
What it takes :
Proven experience of successful outbound lead generation experience in a technology environment preferred
Exceptional written and verbal communication, with the ability to listen and understand a prospect’s business challenges
Strong organizational, planning and prioritization skills
Goal-oriented, positive, self-starter with strong analytical skills and a track record of autonomy, ownership and execution
Ability to think outside the box when researching leads and finding new and creative ways to show how OpenText solutions can help the client achieve their goals
Experience with Salesforce.com, Eloqua Engage, LinkedIn Sales Navigator & DiscoverOrg a plus
Business level English and German language are essential
At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.