Area Vice President, Sales – CLM


  • Full Time

Area Vice President, Sales – CLM
Sales & Business Development | Remote – US

This position is not eligible for employment in the following states: Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, Mississippi, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia and Wyoming.

Our agreement with employees
DocuSign is committed to building trust and making the world more agree-able for our employees, customers and the communities in which we live and work. You can count on us to listen, be honest, and try our best to do what’s right, every day. At DocuSign, everything is equal. We each have a responsibility to ensure every team member has an equal opportunity to succeed, to be heard, to exchange ideas openly, to build lasting relationships, and to do the work of their life. Best of all, you will be able to feel deep pride in the work you do, because your contribution helps us make the world better. And for that, you’ll be loved by us, our customers, and the world in which we live.

The team
Our Sales & Business Development teams collaborate with customers and partners across the globe to help them leverage the DocuSign Agreement Cloud to transform the entire system of agreement process—from preparing to signing, acting on, and managing contracts and other types of agreements. Our team’s partner with some of the largest most innovative companies in the world in dozens of industries to bring the power of DocuSign to more customers. Whether you are selling to a small business or a large enterprise, you will apply your extensive knowledge of our solutions, and leverage our strategic partnerships to help our customers grow their top and bottom line.

This position
The Area Vice President will lead a team of Sales Leaders (RVP’s) to drive growth of our Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) solution suite. This sales leader must be able to empower, measure and motivate effectively, leading by example. They are also required to assist in deal strategy sessions with AE's and first line leaders, assist in account health monitoring, and effectively maintain DocuSign's CLM value within accounts. This leader should mentor each RVP individually while also building a strong cohesive, collaborative team. They are a true evangelist for the needs of the business in the CLM space.

This position is a people manager role reporting to the Global Vice President, Sales – CLM and is designated Remote.


  • Manage a team of Sales Leaders (Regional Vice President’s) daily – responsible for growing the revenue of DocuSign’s CLM – Contract Lifecycle Management product suite across North America
  • Drive consistent sales approach across Commercial and Enterprise sales teams, including vertical market management, forecasting, prospecting within account base, complex negotiations, and other necessary skills
  • Develop strong partnership with Talent Acquisition and Human Resources; helping to create and maintain a bench of qualified talent, and hiring culturally aligned team members
  • Communicate and prioritize product and business needs from the field to appropriate corporate departments
  • Identify and support opportunities for training as well as career diversification and growth across the team
  • Operate well in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Can think creatively and independently

Basic qualifications

  • 15+ years of management experience, specifically within a first- and second-line capacity in a software sales environment
  • 5+ years prior experience selling software in a quota-carrying role

Preferred qualifications

  • 15+ years of prior leadership experience managing Enterprise, complex software selling Sales teams – ideally within a specialist sales model
  • 10+ years experience selling software in a quota-carrying role
  • Track record of building, coaching and enabling a rapidly growing team
  • Experience selling into a variety of industries and territories as well as experience cultivating larger, strategic relationships key
  • Capacity to work on cross-functional projects and teams as needed as well as leverage internal resources to problem-solve
  • Experience selling Contract Lifecycle Management is a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills – includes excellent reporting and forecasting skills
  • Attention to detail is critical
  • Willingness to travel 25% or more as needed

Based on Colorado law, the following details are for Colorado individuals only: Colorado base salary range: $163,500 – $236,500 and eligible for bonus, equity and benefits.

Vaccination requirement (US)
DocuSign requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Therefore, to ensure the safety and well being of our employees and community, to support public health efforts, and comply with the Executive Order that applies to federal contractors, this offer is conditioned upon submission of written proof, prior to your start date, that you are fully vaccinated. DocuSign will comply with applicable law regarding the reasonable accommodation of individuals with disabilities and/or sincerely held religious beliefs.

About us
DocuSign helps organizations connect and automate how they prepare, sign, act on, and manage agreements. As part of the DocuSign Agreement Cloud, DocuSign offers eSignature: the world's #1 way to sign electronically on practically any device, from almost anywhere, at any time. Today, over a million customers and hundreds of millions of users in over 180 countries use DocuSign to accelerate the process of doing business and simplify people's lives. And we help save the world’s forests and embrace environmental sustainability.

It's important to us that we build a talented team that is as diverse as our customers and where all employees feel a deep sense of belonging and thrive. We encourage great talent who bring a range of perspectives to apply for our open positions. DocuSign is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes hiring decisions based on experience, skill, aptitude and a can-do approach. We will not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected category.

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