Senior Account Executive - EU
Sales | Netherlands or Belgium | Contract
Northwest Analytics (NWA) delivers Manufacturing Intelligence and Industry 4.0 analytics software solutions to effectively manage and improve plant processes in manufacturing enterprises and supply chains. We leverage our years of experience in the manufacturing industries to provide a powerful, easy-to-use suite of software with key emphasis on enterprise-wide integration, analysis and visibility. With more than 3,000 customers and 60,000 users worldwide, NWA solutions are widely recognized for their power, flexibility and ease-of-use.
To support our continued growth, we are hiring a highly motivated and organized Senior Account Executive to lead our sales efforts in Europe. This role will be based in The Netherlands or Belgium, and report to our Vice President of Sales.
In this role, you’ll use your proven solution sales skills in acquiring new accounts and working with existing customers in the highly competitive Chemicals, Materials and Life Sciences industries. As a hunter selling to medium/large companies with either headquarters or locations within Europe, you’ll meet with clients and prospects via phone and web meetings, along with traveling throughout the region. Supported by a dedicated sales engineer (also based in Europe), you’ll manage the overall sales cycle and account relationship, while working in a global, cross-functional team sales environment.
What We Must Have
Minimum 3-5 years enterprise technology sales experience.
Experience selling software into one or more of the following industries: Chemicals, Materials, and/or Life Sciences.
Willingness and ability to travel 25-50% within Europe.
Nice To Have (but not required)
Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
Strong analytics education or experience.
Working at Northwest Analytics
Our diverse team is made up of problem solvers who bring a customer-centric focus on innovation, collaboration and bringing new approaches to solving customer’s toughest operational and production challenges. NWA is committed to providing a competitive salary and benefits package, along with a culture that values confidence, strong work ethic and keeping things fun.
How to Apply
Please submit your resume online with a cover letter stating the following: 1) why you’re interested in working for Northwest Analytics in particular; 2) how you meet each of our qualifications (including the “nice to haves”) - our preference is that you simply copy/paste them and put a brief response after each; and 3) your availability for interviews (Skype or Google Hangout). We are moving quickly, so expect to receive a response from our recruiter within 24 hours of your application.