Sales Account Executive

Company: Veruna, Inc.

Role: Sales Account Executive

Reports to: Head of Sales

Job Type: Full-Time, Exempt

Contact: talent@veruna.com; Cover Letter and Resume required

 

Help Us Shape the Future of the Insurance Industry

Veruna empowers insurance agencies to control the destiny of their business. We are a venture backed start-up in high growth, scale-up mode built on the Salesforce platform.

Veruna is seeking individuals who are passionate on building a business and want to overcome new challenges. Candidates should be knowledgeable and capable, but always eager to learn more and to teach others. Overall, we strive to create a culture that is both relaxed and focused, and we stress empathy and collaboration with our customers, users, and each other. 

 

Summary:

Veruna is seeking an experienced Sales Executive to join our rapidly growing company. In this role, you will partner with the Sales team to manage the sales process to win new and expanded opportunities. You will be responsible for sourcing new business and/or cross-sell pipeline and revenue through outbound prospecting efforts. 

 

Responsibilities:

·         Partner closely with Veruna’s Solution Consultants and Head of Sales to identify and source net new pipeline that leads to closed revenue and quota attainment

·         Manage the sales process in conjunction with Solution Consultants from start to close

·         Discover customers’/prospects’ business initiatives and act as the trusted advisor

·         Build a point of view on how to help qualify customers’ needs

·         Speak to value and return on investment vs. technical functionality

·         Build credibility and trust with internal and external stakeholders

·         Generate interest through outbound cold calling/email campaigns/Natural Market/LinkedIn and Social selling

·         Learn how to anticipate and prepare for objections

·         Demonstrate adaptability and flexibility as part of an ever-growing sales organization

·         Manage a high volume of prospects with a strategy on prioritization of your accounts and time

·         Perform other tasks/projects as needed

 

What You Need:

Demonstrated understanding of the P&C insurance space, particularly with independent agents

·       Proven track record of achieving goals and quotas

·       Ability to function as a true team player and perform in a fast-paced sales-oriented environment

·       Confidence to creatively prospect and develop new sales leads

·       Very strong written, verbal and presentation skills

·       Comfort with Salesforce

·       Strong technical skills – Zoom, MS Office, CRM software

 

Qualifications:

·      5+ years successful consultative sales experience B2B(2C) Cloud/SaaS sales in Insurtech, FinTech or Financial Services preferred

·       Detailed knowledge of and passion for SaaS applications with the ability to conduct product demos and understand the complexities of a SaaS business

·       Strong understanding of the P&C insurance industry

·       Excellent demand generation and business development skills

·       Demonstrated ability to follow sound business ethics when executing job responsibilities, establish and deliver on meaning timelines to build and maintain customer confidence and close business

·       BA or equivalent 4 year college degree

 

 

What Will Make You Stand Out:

·         Prior experience with Salesforce or Salesforce Admin Certification

·         Prior experience working in the P&C Insurance industry

·         Master’s degree in a technical discipline

 

 

Veruna is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.