Account Executive, SMB UKI


  • Full Time


Box is the market leader for Cloud Content Management. Our mission is to power how the world works together. Box is partnering with enterprise organisations to accelerate their digital transformation by creating a single platform for secure content management, collaboration and workflow. We have an amazing opportunity to further establish ourselves as leaders in the space, and we need strong advocates to help us achieve that goal. 

By joining Box, you will have the unique opportunity to help capture a majority of this developing market and define what content management looks like for the digital enterprise. Today, Box powers over 98,000 businesses, including 70% of the Fortune 500 who trust Box to manage their content in the cloud. 



As an Account Executive on our SMB team you will be responsible for seeking out new customers and communicating how Box can help meet their content management and collaboration needs focusing on the UK. You will have experience prospecting, running discovery calls/demos, negotiating, and a track record of closing new business. You should also understand use cases and how to sell across multiple departments and industries. 



  • Call and email executives at all levels to facilitate deal closure

  • Set up and effectively run face-to-face meetings with clients

  • Manage the full sales-cycle, including contract generation and other deliverables for closing

  • Strategically prospect into net new greenfield accounts

  • Build relationships with a variety of existing accounts

  • Meet monthly sales goals

  • Sell technology into IT and quantifiable business outcomes into Lines of Business

  • Facilitate high quality discovery to identify customer pain points

  • Leverage challenger selling techniques to teach, tailor, and take control of sales motions

  • Be the CEO of your territory, prioritizing accounts in a highly strategic fashion

  • Understand an account’s needs and effectively communicate how Box will meet those needs  

  • Rapidly learn online Collaboration and Content Management, Enterprise 2.0 and the Box model

  • Use for lead management and sales forecasting

  • Prioritize opportunities and apply appropriate resources

  • Accurately forecast pipeline month over month

  • Ensure 100% satisfaction with all customers 



  • Grit and energy to get deals over the line

  • Business acumen to tie Box's product to specific business outcomes

  • Extreme curiosity to learn about the product, the industry, and your customer's businesses

  • Obvious passion and people skills

  • Experience in SaaS

  • Consistent over-achievement in past experiences

  • Technically adept; experienced with web technologies

  • Passion for cloud technologies 



Box Benefits package includes pension, medical and dental coverage. We have a robust wellness program including 25 days of vacation (plus your birthday off!) and subsidised gym membership. There is such a thing as a free lunch, our in-house chef prepares this daily along with lots of snacks and drinks. EMEA HQ office is located in the impressive White Collar Factory on Old Street;, European offices in Paris and Munich.



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