Sales Director, Mid-Market

Braze

  • Full Time

Braze (Nasdaq: BRZE) is a leading, comprehensive customer engagement platform that powers interactions between consumers and brands they love. With Braze, global brands like Burger King, Delivery Hero, HBO Max, Mercari, and Venmo can ingest and process customer data in real time, orchestrate and optimize contextually relevant, cross-channel marketing campaigns, and continuously evolve their customer engagement strategies. And we do it at scale – last fiscal year our customers used Braze to send approximately 1.5 trillion messages to billions of monthly active users.

But we’re so much more than our platform. Although we’ve recently grown to a team of over 1,300 people, Braze still buzzes with energy, collaboration, and transparency. We value curiosity, individuality, and tenacity—as part of the team, you’ll be encouraged to take your seat at the table and create your own destiny. Our values are inspired by our employees, which means Braze is a place where you can truly be yourself. We're growing, with a focus on building for the long term under tenured leadership and continuing to evolve for the better.

Need more proof? Braze is proudly certified as a Great Place to Work® in the U.S. and the UK. In 2022, Braze ranked #1 on Fortune’s Best Small and Medium Workplace in New York, #5 on Fortune’s Best Workplaces for Millennials in the US, and #11 on Fortune’s Best Medium Sized Workplace for Women in the UK. 

You’ll find many of us at headquarters in New York City or around the world in Austin, Berlin, Chicago, London, Paris, San Francisco, Singapore, Tokyo, and Toronto.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
This is a management SaaS sales role with a high level of experience managing a team of Account Executives. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of experience selling a SaaS product to Commercial/Mid-Market clients.

Strong candidates will have experience working with Commercial clients, as well as the ability to coach and lead a sales team. In addition, experience selling marketing automation, CRM, email, or analytics solution is highly preferred.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Hire, nurture and lead a team of world-class mid-market Account Executives 
  • Set and execute an aggressive customer acquisition and expansion strategy for the region
  • Align go-to-market teams (BDR, marketing, value engineering, SolCon, executive) to execute the FY plan and represent a clear, single vision to customers and the marketplace
  • Coach your team through the overall sales process, participate, where appropriate, in a hands-on manner in deals, and provide detailed and accurate sales forecasting
  • Be the “voice of Braze” in prospect, customer and industry forums
  • Plan and manage at both the strategic and operational levels
  • Be a proactive voice within our mid-market and global sales leadership team

WHAT YOU HAVE

  • Minimum of 5 years of proven experience within Sales
  • At least 2 years of experience managing a team of Commercial sales executives
  • Able to work cross-functionally with Marketing, Customer Success, and Sales Operations
  • Outstanding verbal, written and stand-up presentation skills
  • A proven connector in your daily life through social media and other mediums
  • Up-to-date on digital and application trends, especially in the mobile space
  • Proven success navigating large organizations and ability to quickly identify the decision-makers and decision-making process for large SaaS investments
  • Prior experience in a startup technology company is a plus

WHAT WE OFFER

From comprehensive benefits to remote availability to flexible time off, we’ve got you covered so you can prioritize work-life harmony.

  • Competitive compensation that includes equity
  • Retirement and Employee Stock Purchase Plans
  • Flexible paid time off
  • Comprehensive benefit plans covering medical, dental, vision, life, and disability
  • Family services that include fertility benefits and equal paid parental leave 
  • Global presence, dog-friendly offices, and remote availability 
  • Professional development supported by formal career pathing, learning platforms, and tuition reimbursement 
  • Community engagement opportunities throughout the year, including an annual company wide Volunteerism Week 
  • Employee Resource Groups that provide supportive communities within Braze
  • Collaborative, transparent, and fun culture recognized as a Great Place to Work® 

 

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