• Locations
    • New York
    • San Francisco
  • Date Posted
  • 12 Apr 2021
  • Function
  • Sales
  • Sector
  • Fintech

At Plaid, our mission is to unlock financial freedom for everyone. Founded in 2012, we've helped tens of millions of consumers live a better financial life and thousands of developers build the new wave of financial technology. Our customers range from companies like Stripe, Coinbase and Square to Fortune 500 enterprises like American Express and PayPal. To date, Plaid has raised $725M of capital from prominent venture capital firms such as Kleiner Perkins, Andreessen Horowitz, Index, Spark and NEA, as well as global financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs and Citi.

Our Sales team at Plaid combines deep product and industry knowledge and is focused on bringing Plaid to an ever-broadening set of businesses. Our thesis is that every company in financial services can benefit from better financial technology, and that many industries that don't currently consider themselves to be fintech actually are.

You'll be the one helping us achieve this vision. As a New Business Representative, you'll forge the path to finding new clients and prospect new customers for us to target. We are looking for extraordinary sales professionals with SaaS selling experience, who can demonstrate the added value of Plaid and what impact it can have on FinTech and non-FinTech alike. In this role you will be responsible for organizational mapping, prospecting individuals, driving engagement, setting opportunities for AEs, taking qualification calls, and nurturing early opportunities. The ideal candidate is customer centric, resilient, challenges the status quo, and has an interest in advancing their career in tech sales.

What excites us…

  • 1-3 years of experience in pipeline development and/or sales (preferably at SaaS company)
  • Leading high-level conversations with business stakeholders
  • The ability to evangelize Plaid’s value proposition in order to assess buying interest
  • The ability to thrive in a high customer volume, time-sensitive environment
  • Having a relentless mindset and unwillingness to quit
  • Proficiency in using Salesforce.com or other CRM
  • Experience working with customers and explaining technical products
  • Interest in financial services and technical products; a high degree of intellectual curiosity
  • Excitement to work in a high-growth environment and to help build processes and tools as needed
  • Desire to get (more) technical and the ability to learn the ins and outs of Plaid's APIs

What excites you...

  • Acting as a key member of the Plaid Sales Team, supporting several Account Executives hunting new business
  • Identifying prospects and building pipeline through outbound campaigns to Strategic and Enterprise-level organizations
  • Helping new clients get started with Plaid and answering questions about our products
  • Identifying the most promising verticals to help drive increased revenue opportunity

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Plaid is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion or religious belief, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, military or veteran status, disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Plaid is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance with your application or interviews due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations@plaid.com.

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