Senior Account Executive

| Amsterdam, NLD
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Company Overview:

FastSpring is the trusted ecommerce platform, partnering with software and SaaS companies globally to enhance product sales and foster global competition. With over 10 million transactions annually for 3,500+ companies across 200 countries, our platform supports transactions in every major currency. Recognized for workplace excellence and backed by AKKR, we maintain profitability and a diverse, inclusive culture. Join us to grow and innovate in a globally-minded, customer-focused environment.

Founded in 2005, FastSpring is a privately owned company headquartered in Santa Barbara with offices in Amsterdam, Belfast and Halifax.

The Position:

As a Sr. Account Executive, you will be a key contributor in helping FastSpring achieve our financial goals.  This role is focused on new business development and driving the sales process with clients.  In this role you will execute our sales plan; identifying, qualifying, and presenting FastSpring’s solutions to prospective clients.  This is an influential role in delivering a great client experience through the process. As a Sr. Account Executive you will have the opportunity to be a leader amongst your peers and be an exemplary model of: growth mindset, sharing tribal knowledge, positive attitude, and FastSpring Core Values.

Our sales culture cultivates a team of strategic sales professionals who are results-driven, team-oriented, with a high-integrity outlook.  This is a rapidly growing space, with emerging markets and represents high potential to impact our growth globally. 

This role may be based in FastSpring's Amsterdam office or in Dublin, and will report to our Regional Sales Director (EMEA &APAC). For international EU citizens, there is an option to relocate to Amsterdam.


  • Heavy focus on new business and prospecting efforts with targeted customers/prospects in partnership with the SDR team.
  • Prospect, identify, develop, negotiate and close new customers to reach sales goals.
  • Sales responsibility with a hands-on approach working strategic deals and technical/complex sales cycles.
  • Monitor metrics with the goal to increase productivity and contributions to pipeline and bookings.
  • Deliver sales presentations to key clients in coordination with other internal resources (ie. Sales Engineers, Director).
  • Collaborate with Marketing to develop and implement marketing initiatives.

Skills & Experience:

  • Confident communicator; strong written and verbal skills are critical.
  • Self-starter, capable of staying focused in a fast-paced sales environment; can manage time effectively and work independently.
  • Ability to sell, influence, and negotiate with prospects to move through the sales process.
  • Ability to effectively multi-thread within an account to sell wide and high to key stakeholders. 
  • Knowledge of web technologies and digital e-commerce; a plus.
  • Experience working in a start-up environment or ability to work in a rapidly expanding and changing environment.


  • Sales experience within high-growth software environments selling a technical product or selling into a technical buyer.
  • 3+ years quota carrying sales experience with payments industry knowledge (ecommerce, and software sales experience is a +).
  • Demonstrated consistent performance in a prior new business role with top performer results.
  • Sales tech stack experience:,, 6sense, Loom/Soapbox.
  • GSuite products and online business tools.
  • Bachelor’s degree, marketing or business preferred.


About the Company:

FastSpring is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer. Candidates are considered for employment with FastSpring without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, veteran status (specifically status as a disabled veteran, special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era veteran, recently separated veteran, armed forces service medal veteran, or other protected veteran) or other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

More Information on FastSpring
FastSpring operates in the eCommerce industry. The company is located in Santa Barbara, CA. FastSpring was founded in 2005. It has 135 total employees. To see all 7 open jobs at FastSpring, click here.
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