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Commercial Account Executive - Netherlands (Dutch Speaking)



Sales & Business Development
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posted on Wednesday, July 26, 2023

At Talkdesk, we are courageous innovators focused on helping organizations around the world create better customer experiences. Our AI-powered cloud contact center solutions optimize our customers’ most critical customer service processes. We are recognized as a Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS) leader by influential research organizations including Gartner. With $498 million in total funding, a valuation of more than $10 Billion, and a ranking of #8 on the Forbes Cloud 100 list, now is the time to be part of the Talkdesk legacy to help accelerate our success in a new decade of transformational growth.

We champion an inclusive and diverse culture representative of the communities in which we live and serve. And, we give back to our community by volunteering our time, supporting non-profits and minimizing our global footprint.

What is a Commercial Account Executive at Talkdesk…

The Commercial Sales team’s primary focus is to drive sales within mid-market. As a Commercial Account Executive, you will be responsible for approaching companies with 350 employees or below, that are aligned to your region.

We are looking for driven, motivated and ambitious Enterprise Account Executives. Someone who will proactively acquire new prospects and drive forward our business offerings through solution based selling. Bring your passion for customer experience and join Talkdesk on our rocketship to success!

As a Commercial Account Executive at Talkdesk, you will…

  • Target net new accounts up to 350 employees.
  • Generate a strong pipeline to ensure extensive coverage. Resulting in consistent quota achievement.
  • Create excellent internal relationships
  • Manage the complete and complex sales-cycles. Including pipeline generation and often presenting to C-level executives the value of Talkdesk’s solution.
  • Streamline the contracts phase; Strong proposal, terms and negotiation experience is important
  • Align with the Talkdesk sales Go-to-Market plan to develop and own accountability for your region’s targeted prospects. Including delivering accurate forecasting and planning to Leadership.
  • Build partner, channel, and alliance relationships to to sell more successfully and overachieve your quota..
  • Be a Talkdesk Evangelist
  • Work in collaboration with internal resources to own and grow your new business pipeline.
  • Work with a base of active customers to upsell new products.

What we are looking for…

  • Dutch Speaking Skills
  • Individuals who enjoy the challenge of Net New Logo’s
  • Recent success selling software into SMB and Commercial accounts
  • Excellent pipeline generation skills learnt from a previous BDR / SDR position
  • Experienced closing 5 figure multi-year contracts
  • Experienced selling to C-suite, senior management and director-level individuals
  • Champion builders and trusted advisors
  • Ability to command the attention in a room by delivering compelling presentations
  • An enthusiastic learner!
  • Comfortable operating in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment

What's next…

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, then we’d love to hear from you! Click on ‘apply’ to this job to send us your CV and cover letter and Amy from our talent team will be in touch with you.

The Talkdesk story hinges on empathy and acceptance. It is the shared goal among all Talkdeskers to empower a new kind of customer hero through our innovative software solution, and we firmly believe that the best path to success for our mission is inclusivity, diversity, and genuine acceptance. To that end, we will hire, promote, work along, cheer for, bond with, and warmly welcome into the Talkdesk family all persons without regard to ethnic and racial identity, indigenous heritage, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.