Account Executive, Salesforce National Security

at, Inc.
Published January 15, 2024
Location McLean, VA
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Job Type Full-time  


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Department and Role Description

Department Description

Computable Insights LLC, referred to as "Salesforce National Security"(SNS), is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Salesforce. SNS is Salesforce's contracting entity dedicated to the US Intelligence Community and US National Security market, and in this capacity is a major component of Salesforce's Global Public Sector. Salesforce Global Public Sector has dedicated teams supporting Federal Civilian Agencies, State & Local Agencies, the Department of Defense, and Government Contractors in addition to SNS.

As an SNS Account Executive, you would be a key member of a team responsible for generating new business with specified US Intelligence Community customers.

Your Impact

You will collaborate with your teammates and work closely with your customers as a trusted advisor to deeply understand their unique challenges and goals. You will consult with customers on the value of them using Salesforce Platform and evangelize solutions that will help them reach their goals and blaze new trails within their organizations. You will contribute to our business growth in a fast paced, collaborative and fun atmosphere, as a valued member of our Ohana focused on the National Security market.

Roles & Top Qualifications:

Strategic Account Executives must have 10+ years of quota carrying software or technology sales, account management and Enterprise-level sales experience and must have a proven track record with supporting the US Intelligence Community. A bachelor's degree is required and an advanced degree is strongly preferred. Qualification for this job is contingent upon acceptable results from a background investigation and maintaining the specific level U.S. government background investigation required for this role. All offers of employment are contingent upon Government approval of your TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance.

We are looking for the following attributes

Consultative selling experience

Prospecting Skills

Strong Communication Skills

Strong Business Acumen

Has a competitive spirit

Ability to collaborate



Drive for results

Ability to work in fast-paced, team environment

Strong Executive Presence

Experience articulating ROI

Solution Selling Ability

Strong Discovery Skills

Objection Handling Skills

Planning and Closing Skills

This candidate must be a U.S. citizen (U.S. born or naturalized) who does not hold dual citizenship and agrees to complete a U.S. federal government Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) for a Moderate Public Trust position.


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