Account Executive

| Greater NYC Area
Smartly.io is at the forefront of a seismic shift in the way marketers communicate with consumers and prospects redefining the customer journey experience as they engage with brands. Given our incredible growth we are looking to add several accomplished and highly motivated Individual Contributors to our Team who will be responsible for growing Smartly.io’s business in North America.  
In this role, you will put your consultative hunter instincts to use, and unleash your drive for accelerating new business growth. You will offer innovative solutions at the cutting edge of the digital marketing industry. You will build and maintain trust-based customer relationships with large advertisers while understanding customer needs and delivering value-based solutions to them. As we have seen, certainly more than ever in the last 200 days, it matters how online platforms interact with consumers and deliver the right experience for both new and familiar brands. You are in the driver seat to open and grow target markets and verticals, and bring a positive impact on our clients while driving Smartly.io’s revenue performance. 
In this full cycle sales role you will engage in prospecting activities including outbound communications, in-person meetings, and attending trade shows & conferences to create revenue generating opportunities. You will also respond to inbound marketing leads and/or referrals to undertake the activities necessary to close business. You will understand our customer’s needs, articulate Smartly.io’s value proposition, create proposals and lead negotiations until contracts are signed and deals are closed.  
Though we are operating fully remotely while we navigate the current public health climate, this role will ultimately be located in our Manhattan office.

As an Account Executive at Smartly you will:

  •  Sell the Smartly.io product by identifying, cultivating, and closing new business within the assigned territory targeting enterprise organizations
  • Acquire and maintain a working knowledge of the value proposition of the platform as well as the existing and future needs of new prospects and existing customers
  • Drive performance and scale for customers via creative and automation tools on Smartly's platform
  • Partner with Customer Success to cultivate a successful demonstration of our solution, trial and conversion of customer
  • Maintain a disciplined pipeline with accurate updates to ensure reliable predictability in revenue forecasting
  • Partner with internal product/customer marketing, customer success, subject matter experts, technical solutions engineers, and the people/operations teams to ensure operational excellence

Successful Account Executives here will have the following attributes:

  •  5+ years of sales and business development experience in ad-tech/mar-tech industries; experience with Facebook, Pinterest, Snap and other Social Media Platforms is seen as an advantage
  • Understand and have sold SaaS offerings, managed services, and professional services 
  • Ability to create connections and engage confidently with a variety of audiences, including C-level decision makers, and ideally have existing connections in verticals such as automotive, e-commerce, entertainment, CPG, gaming, retail or travel.
  • Ability to collaborate closely with internal cross-functional teams (product, marketing, engineering, customer success, etc.) record of meeting and exceeding quota on a consistent basis
  • Strong desire to learn about the product in order to effectively sell up to the C-suite or down to end users as needed
  • Proficient in written and spoken English
  • Able and willing to travel for meetings, conferences and industry events
  • Legal right to work in the US

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Who we are
Powering beautifully effective ads - Smartly.io automates every step of social advertising to unlock greater performance and creativity.
We are a team of over 400 Smartlies, building a platform that automates creative production and ad buying at scale. We are #1 in social advertising, managing 2.5 billion euros in ad spend and serving more than 650 brands worldwide, including eBay, Uber and TechStyle. Our team has footholds in 17 cities around the world and represents 54 different nationalities.
We are growing fast and hiring for many interesting positions globally. Learn more at smartly.io/careers and smartly.io/culturehandbook.
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Smartly.io is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities or special needs in our job application procedures and working environment. If you need assistance or have any questions please contact us at [email protected]

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Location

We just moved to a brand new space that will house up to 75 Smartlies fully customized and built out.

An Insider's view of Smartly.io

What projects are you most excited about?

I’m so excited about working to roll out Smartly’s platform for Pinterest. Our partners love how we help them on Facebook and it’s extremely motivating to know that we can provide even more value to them by expanding to Pinterest and beyond!

Corinne

VP US East-NY

How does the company support your career growth?

Open communication is encouraged at all levels of Smartly.io, it's a big part of the culture. I enjoy the interesting challenges that come from working with customers, and having the autonomy to push your idea's forward and work on things you're interested in or want to add to your skillset.

Malachy

Service Operations Engineer-NY

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

We foster extreme transparency, which allows our teams the freedom and responsibility to pursue our vision in a self-driven way. Everyone is trusted as an owner, we’re all responsible for thinking and acting in the long-term interest of the company. At Smartly.io, nothing is someone else’s problem — we’re all doers with an entrepreneurial attitude.

Kristo

CEO & Founder-HEL

What projects are you most excited about?

Automating the whole online customer acquisition funnel. We’ve only scratched the surface in solving problems for paid social marketing teams, and we’ve already pinpointed many processes in design and business intelligence which we could automate, like video creation processes, or reporting and attribution across
platforms.

Tuomo

CTO & Founder-HEL

What are Smartly.io Perks + Benefits

Smartly.io Benefits Overview

Brilliant colleagues. Competitive salaries & option plans. Full five weeks of paid vacation. Paid parental leave. Health coverage. Wellness benefit. Reimbursement flexibility. Opportunities to rotate to our offices across the globe. Get your own laptop + smartphone + noice cancelling headphones. Friday demos with beer & weekly breakfasts. Opportunities to attend industry events. Team outings.

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Life insurance is equal to 1 times an employee's annual salary.
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Acme Co.'s pet policy is dog friendly daily.
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
Online course subscriptions available
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