Channel Account Executive
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As a Channel Account Executive, you will be responsible for building a long term successful strategy for HubSpot channel partners. Using strong consultative skills, you will work with agencies to dissect their business goals and develop a better plan for achieving them. HubSpot Channel Account Executives are responsible for successfully selling the value of HubSpot's software, the inbound marketing methodology, and offering ongoing agency-specific training. You will guide agencies as they learn how HubSpot can help them improve their client acquisition rates, client retention rates and overall agency profitability.
In this role, you will need to:
- Build a solid channel sales program that meets or exceeds sales goals
- Develop a long-term successful strategy for HubSpot’s channel sales program
- Develop the ability to dissect a marketing agency's business goals and help them develop a better plan for achieving them.
- Become an expert at presenting how Inbound Marketing and HubSpot's software can help an agency improve the fundamentals of their business.
- Close new business consistently at or above quota level by identifying partners who are willing to invest both time and money in leveraging our software and training.
- Work collaboratively with marketing and technology departments to execute sales strategy as the firm introduces enhancements to existing solutions and/or releases new products
- Bring your thinking, strategies, and ideas to advance our company’s values, unique culture, and vision for the future
You will need to have:
- The desire and commitment to do what it takes to be successful in sales.
- A positive outlook and a strong ability to take responsibility for your successes as well as your failures.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Exceptional consultative selling skills and closing skills
- Accurate forecasting and pipeline management
- Experience working in a startup environment, if possible
- Evidence you are a Top Producer in your current role
- 2-7 years of selling experience operating within a web technologies or innovative online product environment is a plus but not a requirement
- Facility with MS Office Suite, Google Apps, and Salesforce.com
- A sharp focus on your goals and a belief that your daily, weekly and monthly activities will help you achieve them.
- B.A. or B.S. degree (An M.B.A. is a plus)
- Sales training certification (is a plus)
- Channel sales or agency experience (is a plus)