Enterprise Sales Executive - Finance Sector France

FR-Paris | FR-Paris
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Company Overview

Riverbed solutions help companies transition from legacy hardware to a new software-defined and cloud-centric approach to networking and application delivery for the digital age. The Riverbed Application Performance Platform™ takes Riverbed’s SD-WAN solution for agile networking that really works, and adds to this digital backbone industry-leading solutions for WAN optimization and hybrid networking, for branch IT orchestration, and for end-to-end visibility from device to cloud. All these solutions are integrated in a flexible, modular, digital architecture that delivers any apps, data and services from any public or private cloud across any network to any end-point, with the best possible user experience as determined by business policy.


Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue headquartered in San Francisco with branch offices around the globe.


About this Position


We seek out cross-functional sales people with the ability to see and link the pieces of the big picture together across all functions to make our business grow and flourish. The candidate will have demonstrable experience in Solution Sales and Account Management. We offer competitive salary and an attractive benefits package.

This is an amazing opportunity for a quota busting sales professional.


Responsibilities include:


  • Primary point-of-contact for Enterprise accounts / (Maintains contact with account at a high, executive level, focusing on the strategic nature of the relationship
  • Prospect Enterprise accounts, generate interest, qualify and develop new business.
  • Work independently to meet and exceed revenue targets and goals assigned to the defined Account List.Develop an overall account strategy leading to the deployment of a well-executed team selling effort into the assigned accounts. Team will include sales, corporate management, and technical sales support.
  • Focus on Customer Satisfaction and retention.





  • Must have exceptional track record selling high-end software or hardware solutions, preferably in at least two of the following disciplines, Application Architectures & Performance Management, Storage & Infrastructure Management or Network Infrastructure, to large, Fortune 500 type accounts.Ideal candidate will have 6+ years of direct selling experience. Established relationships in the Government sector, Finance, Banking, FMCG, Enterprise industry are a big plus.
  • Strong Experience of Selling to C-Level AudienceResponsible for identifying and qualifying long-term and short-term business opportunities and pro-actively identifying and addressing competitive threatsIndividual must possess good communication skills and ability to interact with all levels or organizations.
  • Track record of exceeding quotas year after year.
  • Exceptional sales presentation skills are mandatory.
  • Resides in the targeted geography w/local relationships
  • Good working experience with key local resellers and experience establishing and fostering strong Channel Partner relationships
  • Experience using salesforce.com is a plus.
  • Bachelor degree


About Riverbed

Why Riverbed Technology?


If you are a high-achiever who wants to be part of a dynamically growing, billion dollar plus company, then you should look closely at Riverbed.  We offer the rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry that are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications.


The company has been recognized multiple years for attracting and retaining today’s top talent as a great place to work by Glassdoor, Fortune magazine’s 20 Great Workplaces in Tech and by numerous other publications.



Learn more at www.riverbed.com  


Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.







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