Account Associate (Inside Sales - CAD Software)

Job Locations US-MD-Columbia
Posted Date 1 month ago(10/20/2020 3:50 PM)
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Are you looking for a company focused on innovation and emerging technology that helps customers around the world reach their creative potential? Vectorworks, Inc. is a design solution software company with over 685,000 global customers in the architecture, landscape and entertainment design industries.


What's in it for you?


Vectorworks, Inc. is adding an Account Associate to our Architect product direct sales team, selling CAD/architecture design software. Under the direction of the team manager, you will be tasked with developing and managing relationships with existing and potential customers for one of the world's top Computer-aided Design (CAD) software platforms! In this role you will collaborate daily with members of the architecture design community.


It’s an exciting time to join the Vectorworks family, and if you are looking for an opportunity to have a lasting impact on a growing team, we hope you’ll take the time to learn more about this role!


In this role, you should expect to:


  • Prospect companies to identify new business opportunities and support the organization’s revenue goals
  • Identify potential clients and decision makers within the organization
  • Work with management and other departments to develop our “story”, plan approaches and tailor pitches
  • Make routine telephone sales calls following established procedures and guidelines
  • Work with the team to develop proposals that speak to the client’s needs, concerns and objectives
  • Conduct outreach to leads generated by the marketing department
  • Educate potential clients on the value of our CAD/BIM software
  • Manage leads and schedule qualified product demonstrations and/or face-to-face meetings for senior sales executives or industry specialists in order to reach performance-based goals
  • Help drive attendance to regional events and trainings by reaching out to current customers that are in a given region
  • Execute a minimum of 75 outbound calls per day
  • Travel to national trade shows and meetings. (Up to 50% travel may be required once travel restrictions are lifted per official health regulations.)


Why do you want this job? Because you are:


  • Looking for an opportunity to support a leading industry CAD software product on a collaborative software sales team
  • A true business development professional with the desire to connect the visions of the company with your job
  • A self-starter with the ability to think critically, multi-task, and keep up in a fast-paced environment
  • A motivated, results-oriented team player



Why do we want you? Because you have:


  • A Bachelor's degree is preferred
  • At least one year of related work experience
  • Solid understanding of business concepts and ability to quickly learn software & technology tools
  • Experience in architecture/design and design software is a plus!
  • A hunter mentality
  • Confidence presenting information over the phone to business decision makers
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • A competitive drive with a tenacious attitude
  • The ability to take direction and work independently

Join our team


We're building something that people use every day. You’ll be challenged. You’ll be inspired. Together, we work hard, we play hard, and are driven by a nonstop curiosity to explore, experiment and innovate. It takes a lot of hard work and support from colleagues around the world — an entire team united behind something big, something that helps shape the future of design. 


By working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to solve problems, develop your career, and make a difference. You’ll find a wide range of benefits, including competitive compensation plans, employer-matched retirement accounts, tuition reimbursement, and a free medical plan option. You can also enjoy company perks, such as weekly catered lunches, an on-site fitness center and deli, free yoga and fitness classes, free monthly massages, and more.


Vectorworks Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer


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