Innovative Systems is growing — and looking for talented, energetic individuals who want to advance their careers in an exciting, professional work environment.
As an industry-leader in the development of enterprise data management and regulatory compliance solutions, our teams enjoy working with Fortune 1000 firms worldwide.
So if you are looking for a challenging career with a company on the move — plus an excellent benefits package — apply now for the position that inspires you.
Sales Executive (Fintech) – Continental Europe
London, United Kingdom
Innovative Systems, named #1 in technology and customer satisfaction by leading analysts, is looking for an exceptional, driven Sales Executive with strong French/English skills to sell our data management and risk/compliance software solutions to enterprises throughout Continental Europe. Innovative’s great products and nearly 50-year history of success provide you with a solid base to build your career.
The ideal candidate will have a hunter mentality with a strong aptitude for understanding technology, and a strong drive to exceed goals. Interest and knowledge of FinTech is desired. You will receive training on Innovative's products and value proposition, the lead generation process, and solution selling sales techniques for growing new business.
This position is based at our London city office where you will report to the SVP of Sales & Chief Marketing Officer. You will receive in-depth training in our U.S. and London, U.K. offices. You will be rewarded with a competitive base salary + double OTE uncapped for achieving sales targets, and benefit schemes to support your health, career, and financial well-being.
What you will be doing:
Apply solution selling techniques as you develop relationships; responding promptly to all leads and inquiries (direct customer and marketing generated) to maintain an ongoing pipeline of opportunities
Leverage market research to determine client needs and to create a winning sales strategy
Maintain ongoing awareness and knowledge of industry, government, and regulatory trends, as well as relevant technical developments
Maintain consistent competency of Innovative's product offerings and updates
Maintain continuous communication with management regarding opportunities, challenges, industry and competitor news, and overall account status
Develop and deliver effective and professional sales presentations
Proactively seek management/team assistance throughout the sales cycle to meet customer needs and drive high-level customer satisfaction
Work cooperatively with various internal teams including support, delivery, product development, and account management
Build and grow relationships with Innovative's strategic partners
Utilize sales tools effectively (salesforce.com) to manage the sales cycle
Participate in effective sales forecasting and planning
Facilitate contractual negotiations and closure with clients
Maintain integrity in dealing with internal teams, clients, and partners in a professional manner
The qualifications and skills you need for success:
Native, excellent level fluency in French and English (writing and speaking); other languages a plus
Strong interpersonal skills with a passion for sales success
Proven record of superior customer satisfaction
Highly motivated self-starter with strong commitment to follow through
Demonstrated strength in problem assessment
Results-oriented, resourceful, with a strong work ethic and willingness to go the extra mile
Proven record of achieving or exceeding goals
Proven effective team player / collaborator
Ability to understand, interpret, and effectively communicate technical concepts
Ability and willingness to travel approximately 15 - 50%
It’s a plus if you have:
University degree or equivalent
Prior successful experience in software or related industry
Working knowledge of regulatory risk and compliance issues, regulations, and impacts
Working knowledge of data analytics, data quality, data integration, Business Intelligence (BI), or similar technologies
Fluency with other languages
At Innovative you will find a truly empowered and collaborative environment that is at the core of our ongoing growth and success! Innovative's software products and services have helped enterprises in over 45 countries to know their customers better, minimize fraud and risk, improve customer service, execute more effective marketing programs, meet regulatory requirements, and make improved business decisions.
We look for exceptional individuals who see possibilities, not limits! If you are driven to succeed and have a thirst for challenge – this may be the place for you!