Account Executive

| Austin, TX, USA
Employer Provided Salary: 250,000 Annually
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Ranked one of Puget Sound Business Journals "Best Workplaces" and "Fastest Growing Companies", Affirma is excited to expand our sales team and bring on an Account Executive in the Austin market.

Affirma is a full-service technology consultancy. We provide a breadth and depth of expertise while maintaining the personal touch of a boutique firm. Our teams specialize in helping organizations of all sizes solve their most challenging business pain points by creating custom in-house solutions. We offer services ranging from business intelligence, web design and creative consulting, infrastructure, and so much more. At Affirma we are extremely passionate and dedicated to our customer satisfaction. Our teams focus on ensuring we are delivering dependable and reliable solutions with every project we work on.

In this role, you will partner with senior leadership to help sell our consulting services, with an emphasis on Data & Analytics.


  • Excellent written and oral communications skills for continually building rapport and overcoming objections with new and existing accounts
  • Develop new business opportunities for our CRM group by analyzing and proactively targeting high-value needs across multiple functions and business lines
  • Expand and close sales across enterprise accounts
  • Meet and exceed quarterly and annual revenue targets
  • Ability to go to client meetings both on and off site (as COVID permits)
  • Actively participate in training and educational opportunities to improve and broaden job related skill sets and technical knowledge
  • Effectively forecast sales opportunities, while tracking and using critical metrics that predict sales success
  • Comfortable with cold calling techniques and various outreach methods


  • 2+ years of previous experience selling IT services in one or more of the following workstreams an Account Executive or Account Management position
    • Content Services, Custom Development, Creative Services, SharePoint Services, Infrastructure, Data & Analytics, and Marketing Services
  • Previously held and obtained a yearly sales quota of $250,000
  • Experienced selling into brand name, enterprise level accounts
  • Manage, document, track, and report on revenue utilizing sales tools such as CRM or Salesforce
  • Deep industry knowledge and understanding of a customer's decision-making process, goals, strategies, and business objectives
  • Expert-level presentation, customer service, financial/business acumen, and negotiation skills at all levels of customer engagement
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Demonstrable experience executing a complex, solution-based strategic sales process
  • Bachelor's (BS/BA) Degree in relevant field of expertise or related experience

Why Affirma?

  • One of Washington's Fastest Growing Private Companies & Top 100 Best Companies to Work For (According to Seattle Business Magazine and Puget Sound Business Journal)
  • Casual environment, surrounded by incredibly intelligent and motivated co-workers, and a performance-driven culture
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Opportunity for growth

Affirma is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not make employment decisions or otherwise discriminates based on race, creed, color, national origin, sex, military status, sexual orientation, or the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, genetic information, or any other category protected by law.

More Information on Affirma
Affirma operates in the Automotive industry. The company is located in Bellevue, WA . Affirma was founded in 2001. It has 357 total employees. To see all 4 open jobs at Affirma, click here.
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