8x8 Account Executive-DC in Washington, DC, District Of Columbia

JOB SUMMARY

8x8, Inc. is looking for a successful Account Executive who knows how to successfully sell unified communications solutions to our mid market customers and to work with 8x8’s network of channel partners who are to headquartered within the region. 8x8 is the trusted provider of secure and reliable cloud-based unified communications and contact center solutions to more than 50,000 businesses operating in over 150 countries across six continents.

The Account Executive is a “hunter” and will be responsible for working with their team on business development, account penetration, and will follow accounts through prospecting, proposal, contract, installation, and on-going service. The Account Executive will need to meet or exceed all assigned sales objectives, complete regular sales forecasting with accuracy and attend ongoing sales & certification training.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Pipeline creation – business planning, campaigns, joint partner events, prospecting with partners

  • Joint Selling – lead customer meetings, demos, quotes, proposals

  • Close deals – involved with all aspects of deals including price and term negotiations management of the entire sales cycle

  • Ongoing Partner Support – establish and maintain strong relationships with regional partner representatives

  • Direct customer selling with partners required

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • 3 + years of mid-market and enterprise sales experience selling direct and through channel partners

  • Experience selling Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), SaaS and Cloud Contact Center Solutions

  • Experience managing channel partner relationships with demonstrated ability with closing deals and working directly with customers

  • Demonstrated ability to accurately manage a multi-channel pipeline and forecast in Salesforce.com

  • Collaborative, solutions, consultative selling

  • Must be located in the “region” the position is located

ABOUT 8x8

8x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT) ​is the trusted provider of secure and reliable enterprise cloud communications solutions to more than 45,000 businesses operating in over 100 countries across six continents. 8x8's out-of-the-box cloud solutions replace traditional on-premises PBX hardware and software-based systems with a flexible and scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) alternative, encompassing cloud business phone service, contact center solutions, and conferencing.

​In today’s competitive market 8x8 continues to deliver service excellence, with a consistent, innovative, cohesive, progressive and dynamic culture.

For additional information, visit www.8x8.com, www.8x8.com/UK or connect with 8x8 on LinkedIn,

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8x8 is proud to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

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Requisition Number: 2018-4460

Street: Remote