Director Sales - AI Technology (6083K)

LOCATION: SAN FRANCISCO, CA

Our client is using artificial intelligence and machine learning to enable brands to scale customer engagement and workflows without a linear increase in cost of resources or decline in quality of engagement. The platform teaches itself through human interaction to empower agents to do more, faster and better. Their technology is proven to improve customer satisfaction, agent efficiency, and profitability.

Their small team is doing ground-breaking work in building intelligent conversational agents which are disrupting how brands interact and build relationships with customers. Our client is excited to be the platform of choice of some of the world's top companies with enterprise clients in the Americas, Europe, and Asia helping them humanize their engagement with millions more consumers.

However, this is only the beginning. They are excited about the opportunities ahead to continue to create an even more differentiated product offering to the world, with deeper proprietary technologies.

The company, founded just last year has raised $2M and is already profitable, with potential clients reaching out to them every week for more information about their product.

The Director Sales role is all about building the sales roadmap, pricing structure, sales compensation program, client to engineering feedback process and a stellar sales force. Bringing winning startup sales experience, you will initially be following up on leads, closing deals, while developing the foundation for a highly motivated sales team. This position reports to the CEO/Founder of the company.

Prior experience selling Enterprise class products is critical. You will enjoy the product side of technology with a strong ability to convey client/customer feedback to the engineer/development team, skilled in both an individual contributor role, able to build long-term relationships with clients, and a leadership role of other sales people.

You will have 5 to 7 years of sales experience in technology sales, with a minimum of 3 years in a startup and/or small company. Having led a winning startup or small business sales team is a must. In addition, you have experience in hiring Sales Development Representatives (SDRs), building sustainable sales compensation programs, and developing successful scalable sales plans.

This position is located on-site at the client’s place of business in San Francisco, CA. No relocation or sponsorship is available.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send their resume or LinkedIn profile to Karen@Peopleconnectstaffing.com.