We are a software-focused IT solutions and services provider that equips organizations to be agile and innovative, and for their people to be engaged, connected, and creative at work. That means moving them to the cloud, helping them build the workplace of tomorrow, and enabling them to make smarter decisions about their technology. By doing these things we help them create success for their customers and their people.
We stand proudly for our people and support their success through career development and advancement. We are recognized and respected for our culture of inclusion and belonging, continuously striving to do what’s good for our people and communities.
The impact you will have:
The Sales Development Representative plays a critical role in Softchoice’s sales process by interacting with potential customers, Account Executives and pre-sales technical support to identify demand and coordinate stakeholders for qualified meetings. A successful SDR will be able to apply Softchoice Sales Methodology to quickly gain interest from customers on our core offerings with Microsoft and Enterprise Licensing Management and see them through the first-time quote process and ultimately when the customer reaches the New Buying Account threshold. This role is built around team selling requiring ongoing feedback and knowledge sharing within your territory to hone your skills and maximize your impact on increasing NBAs.
Please note, this role supports our US West teams and working hours may vary to align with PST/MST time zones.
What you'll do:
Maintain a self-starter attitude while creating outreach strategies for new lead generation methods
Anticipate needs by studying services and conducting market research to identify new leads
Support senior sales teams and sales representatives on outbound strategies and lead generating efforts
Attend focused solutions and product training to develop an understanding of Softchoice capabilities
Monitor and attend meetings with prospects while handling the introductions and follow-up with the Account Executives
Be the first point of contact for new business prospects and determine the next steps for each prospect moving forward
Establish active communication and engagement with prospects to create new leads and sales openings
Collaborate with sales teams by bringing innovative lead generation ideas to each weekly meeting
What you'll bring to the table:
Flawless communication skills, both written and oral, with extensive public speaking experience
Working knowledge of the enterprise software market or the ability to learn new software quickly
Demonstrated ability to work solo as well as being a productive team member, making outbound calls every day
Have a strong work ethic and are eager to learn and make new connections with prospects
Have experience using Zoominfo, LinkedIn Sales Navigator or other similar prospecting applications while keeping track of dead-end leads
Must be an excellent problem-solver and willing to collaborate in an exceedingly competitive environment
You love closing deals using complex market research and focusing on continued learning and improvement
Thorough understanding of commercial awareness and brand recognition to successfully establish rapport with prospects
Not sure if you qualify? Think about applying anyway:
We understand that not everyone brings 100% of the skills and experience for the role.
At Softchoice, we offer opportunities to a diverse group including those with a variety of workplace experiences and backgrounds. Whether you are new to corporate tech, returning to work after a gap in employment, or looking to transition and take the next step in your career, we are excited to learn more about you and encourage you to apply.
Why people love working here:
We offer hybrid and remote working opportunities.
Comprehensive benefits from day one of employment.
We offer meaningful work and opportunities for career growth.
Our team members have 2 paid volunteer days per year to give back to a cause of their choice.
We offer an opportunity to build and grow a career in the technology industry.
Recognized as a Best Workplace in Canada by the Great Place to Work Institute for 18 consecutive years.
Softchoice has been certified as a Great Place to Work in the United States for several years.
We have also been recognized as a Best Workplace for Women, Best Workplace for Inclusion, Best Workplace for Giving Back and Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality.
We have raised over $3 million through Softchoice Cares, our grassroots fundraising organization.
Inclusion & Equal opportunity employment:
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion & belonging. People seeking employment at Softchoice are considered without regard to any protected category including but not limited to, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.
Require accommodation? We are ready to help:
We are proud to provide interview & employment accommodation during the recruitment and hiring process. If you require any accommodation to apply or interview for a position, please reach out directly to [email protected]. We are committed to working with you to best meet your needs.
Our commitment to your experience:
We are committed to the safety of all applicants and team members. With that in mind, we have implemented digital interviewing for everyone. We understand that you may need to interview with distractions around you (such as children or furry friends) and we will be doing the same.
Before you start with us, we will conduct a criminal record check, verify your education, and check your references.
When you join Softchoice, we will onboard you remotely. Don't worry. It's quick, simple and you'll be connected with your new team in no time.
Job Requisition ID: 5280