Senior Account Executive


Job title:

Senior Account Executive



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Why You Should Apply

You will deliver objective, actionable insights to CIOs and their teams within the Nordics

You will join a high-performing, global company that is seeing double-digit growth for 40+ consecutive quarters.

You will work in a highly collaborative sales environment with excellent career growth opportunities – 95% of our leadership positions were hired internally

About the role:

The Senior Account Executive is a field-based, direct sales role responsible for both client retention as well as growth through contract expansion and the introduction of new products and services. You will consult with C-level executives at our large enterprise clients (cross industry) to develop and implement an effective, enterprise-wide strategy that maximizes the value delivered by Gartner’s products and services.

What you will do:

Account management with an outcome of increased customer satisfaction and an increase in retention and account growth

Quota responsibility within a territory of major client accounts

Mastery and consistent execution of Gartner’s sales methodology

Account planning and territory management

Managing forecast accuracy on a monthly/quarterly/annual basis

Maintaining competitive knowledge and focus

In-depth knowledge of Gartner’s products and services

What you will need:

8+ years of experience with proven consultative sales, preferably in high technology (services, software, or consultative environment), with evidence of prior success in Sales

Strong demonstration of intellect, drive, executive presence and sales acumen

Proven experience building excellent client relationships at C-level within large enterprise organisations

Strong computer proficiency and presentation skills

Knowledge of the full life cycle of the sales process

Fluency in Danish & English

What you will get:

Uncapped earnings and challenging and achievable quotas

Best-in-class training, including an intensive 3-week sales expedition for new hires and continuous support after that

Growth opportunities: our business is seeing double-digit growth, providing plenty of internal career development opportunities.

Excellent corporate benefits.

Collaborative, team-oriented culture that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion, to empower each associate to be their authentic and best self.

Virtual first policy, giving the chance to combine working from office and home

The opportunity to work with Global 500 and sell at C-level and work with some of the brightest minds in the industry and help them to build the successful organisations of tomorrow

Who are we?

At Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT), we deliver actionable, objective insight that drives smarter decisions and stronger performance on an organization’s mission-critical priorities. We’ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and we’re proud to have over 19,500 associates globally that support over 15,000 client enterprises in more than 100 countries.

What makes Gartner a great place to work?

Our teams are composed of individuals from different geographies, cultures, religions, ethnicities, races, genders, sexual orientations, abilities and generations. We believe that a diversity of experiences makes us stronger—as individuals, as communities and as an organization. That’s why we’re recognized worldwide as a great place to work year after year. We’ve been recognized by Fortune as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies, named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index and a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion by the Disability Equality Index. Looking for a place to turn your big ideas into reality? Join #LifeAtGartner

What we offer:

Our people are our most valuable asset, so we invest in them from Day 1. When you join our team, you’ll have access to a vast array of benefits to help you live your life well. These resources are designed to support your physical, financial and emotional well-being. We encourage continued personal and professional growth through ongoing learning and development opportunities. Our employee resource groups, charity match and volunteer programs keep you connected to your internal Gartner community and causes that matter to you.

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Wed, 21 Feb 2024 23:28:11 GMT

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