Business Development Representative – French Speaking (Austin, TX)

Box

  • Full Time

WHAT IS BOX?

Box is the market leader for Cloud Content Management. Our mission is to power how the world works together. Box is partnering with enterprise organizations 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 97,000 businesses, including 68% of the Fortune 500 who trust Box to manage their content in the cloud. 

WHY BOX NEEDS YOU 

As a Business Development Representative, you'll be responsible for outbound prospecting within both new logos and our existing customer base. You will partner and collaborate closely with our Enterprise Account Executive Team and Marketing Teams to generate qualified sales leads, set meetings, and yield new deal opportunities. You should be eager to demonstrate your ability to be sales driven self-starters. We’ll provide tools, training, and excellent mentorship/leadership that will help advance your sales career at Box.

WHAT YOU'LL DO 

  • Generate sales-ready meetings and opportunities for Mid-Market and Enterprise Account Executives using Box's qualification criteria

  • Conduct high level discovery calls with Senior Executives in target and prospect accounts for Canada territory

  • Build, prioritize, and qualify strategic target account lists within a defined territory

  • Research accounts, identify key players and generate interest through cold discovery calls, and email campaigns

  • Generate new business opportunities to fuel the Box Mid-Market and Enterprise Sales Pipeline

  • Utilize your active listening skills to understand and uncover customer needs and business problems to effectively communicate how Box can solve them

  • Consistently achieve quota to ensure territory revenue and growth objectives

  • Use and maintain the Salesforce.com system according to Box's standards and be able to provide metrics on leads

WHO YOU ARE 

  • No prior experience is required, but you must have the ambition and desire to grow and advance in a sales career

  • Highly motivated, driven and self-starting individual with a positive attitude

  • Ability to work in an exciting, dynamic team environment

  • Excellent time management and interpersonal skills

  • Four-year degree OR 4+ years of professional experience

  • Fluency in French required

Preferred Experience:

  • 1+ year of experience in Sales or Business Development

  • Customer-facing experience and strong problem-solving skills

  • Track record of success in a performance and metrics-driven role

Head-over-heels about this role — but not sure you meet all the requirements? Apply anyway! Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At Box, we take a big-picture approach to hiring that fosters authenticity, diversity, and inclusion. If you're passionate about this opportunity, chances are, you shine pretty bright.

BENEFITS 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, and any other protected ground of discrimination under applicable human rights legislation. Box strives to respect the dignity and ‎‎independence of people with disabilities and is committed to giving them the same ‎‎opportunity to succeed as all other employees. Accommodations are available ‎throughout ‎the application process and an employee’s employment at Box.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

To promote the health and safety of all Boxers and our communities, in order to “Go to Work” at Box in the U.S., you must be Fully Vaccinated and “up to date” as defined by the CDC or have an approved accommodation. “Go(ing) to Work” at Box is defined as visiting a Box office, facility, or co-working site, visiting or meeting in person with fellow Boxers, Box clients and/or customers, vendors, or partners, engaging in business travel, and or participating in any Box-sponsored and/or related activity where others are present. If you are fully remote and do not “Go to Work,” the vaccination requirement is not applicable.  “Fully Vaccinated” means that an individual is at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. If you are unable to get a vaccine due to a medical condition, a sincerely-held religious belief or another legally recognized reason, Box will consider requests for an accommodation.

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