Account Executive Mid-Market (Remote)

Columbia, South Carolina

Full Time Executive-level / Director
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Talend, a leader in data integration and data integrity, is changing the way the world makes decisions.
Talend Data Fabric is the only platform that seamlessly combines an extensive range of data integration and governance capabilities to actively manage the health of corporate information. This unified approach is unique and essential to delivering complete, clean, and uncompromised data in real-time to all. 
Over 6,500 customers have chosen Talend to run their businesses on healthy data. Talend is consistently recognized as a leader in its field by Forrester and Gartner. We pride ourselves in our values of Passion, Agility, Team Spirit, and Integrity. Every one of our 1,400 employees brings a certain je ne sais quoi that makes Talend special.

Ready for the next level in your enterprise software sales career? Interested in achievable OTE's, and the realistic ability to get promoted within? We’re looking for an experienced, professional, innovative and driven Account Executive to maximize Talend’s revenue potential by continually developing the company’s market exposure and presence in the Mid-Market segments.  To sustain our impressive growth, we are looking for drivers, individuals who thrive on responsibility and live for the next big challenge. We seek to employ the brightest and most forward-thinking talent. Accelerate your career and succeed in an environment where you can make an impact daily. We invite you to join in to stand out. The ideal candidates will have a demonstrable track record of new business pipeline generation and end-to-end sales cycle management over the telephone, in the Enterprise Software industry. You will be join our team covering the NY/NJ market, managing the sales process from lead to close for sales revenue in the $100M-$1B range with a new business focus.  You will be expected to spend over 50% of your workweek engaged in sales activities away from your Talend or home office (once the pandemic restrictions lift and it is safe to do so).


  • Responsible for generating incremental business in Talend’s Mid-Market segment (primary quota carrying role), developing and closing business in meetings with clients and prospects.
  • Actively prospects within account set to discover and cultivate sales opportunities and interfaces with both internal and external stakeholders to manage end-to-end sales cycles.  
  • Establishes professional and consultative relationships with clients, at any level within their organisation, by developing a core understanding of the unique business drivers within their industry.
  • Participates in Mid-Market sales strategy.  Defines and executes Territory and Prospecting plans.
  • Manages sales pipeline, forecasts accurately on a monthly and quarterly basis, and uses sales tools with operational excellence (including CRM system and various prospecting tools).
  • Meets or exceeds individual targets and sales activity objectives. 

Commitment to Results:

  • Proactively investigates and executes most effective way to achieve intended results, recognises when progress toward results is slowing and takes immediate action.
  • Accepts challenging goals or assignments and takes action to meet those goals.
  • Perseveres in the drive for results even when faced with difficulties and setbacks.
  • Willingly takes on assignments which develop career enhancing skills and abilities.
  • Shows a strong commitment to customer satisfaction.

Experience & competencies:

  • At least 2 years sales experience in the Enterprise IT industry (solution sales), preferably in the software industry, with proven sales track record.
  • Track record in new Business Development and Sales roles.
  • Able to demonstrate solid communication and presentation skills.
  • Able to take ownership for business planning in allocated territory.
  • Proven influencing and negotiating skills at executive level
  • Must be able to work autonomously, self-starter and team player
  • Motivational and positive attitude
  • Fluent English Speaker
Talend has received some pretty impressive accolades along the way:
- CEO named a 2020 Top Diverse Leader by the National Diversity Council- 5th consecutive year named a Leader for Data Integration Tools in the Gartner Magic Quadrant 2020- 3rd consecutive year named as a Leader for Data Quality Solutions in Gartner Magic Quadrant 2020- Recognized as a Challenger for Enterprise Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) in Gartner Magic Quadrant 2020- "2018 Best  Public Cloud Computing Companies To Work For" by Glassdoor- Named Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Data Fabric- Ranked in the DBTA “100 Companies that Matter Most in Data”- Listed in the CRN Big Data 100 Companies We are passionate about helping companies become more data driven; and, if we can be honest, we are all geeks at heart who pride ourselves on the vibrant company culture that we have built. 

As a global employer, Talend believes our success depends on diversity, inclusion and mutual respect among our team members. We want to look like our customers, and we recruit, develop and retain the most hardworking people from a diverse candidate pool. We are committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of business need, merit, capability and equality of opportunity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us via email to request an accommodation at We appreciate your interest in Talend.

Notice to Recruiters and Staffing AgenciesTalend SAS and its affiliates ("Talend") have an internal recruiting, or talent acquisition, department (“TA”). Talend may supplement this internal capability from time to time with assistance from temporary staffing agencies, placement services, and professional recruiters ("Agency"). Agencies are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact Talend employees directly in an attempt to present candidates. To protect the interests of all parties, Talend will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to Talend, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Talend mailing address, fax machine, email address or any other means, directly to Talend employees, or to Talend's resume database will be considered Talend property and therefore will NOT be liable for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.
Agency agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by an officer of Talend or his or her designee. No other Talend employee is authorized to bind Talend to any agreement regarding the placement of candidates by Agencies. Talend hereby specifically rejects, and denies any liability under, any agreement purporting to be accepted based on negative consent, negotiation with a candidate, performance, or any means other than the signature of a Talend officer.
Job perks/benefits: Career development Gear Health care
Job region(s): North America
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