Enterprise Account Executive DACH (German Speaker)

About Staffbase

At Staffbase we believe that Internal Communication moves people, and people move companies. Our mission is to empower leaders and communicators to drive transformation through internal comms solutions, strategies, and insights. Our most recent Series E funding led by General Atlantic, officially launched us to 🦄  UNICORN 🦄  status!

We’re headquartered in Chemnitz, Germany, with offices in many locations throughout the world, including Vancouver, Kelowna, New York, Amsterdam, London, and several locations in Germany! Our international team counts roughly 600 employees from 45+ nationalities and we have a growing base of 1000+ enterprise customers that want to transform their employee experience. We are rapidly scaling, post-Series E ($115 million funding), have strong-growing revenue, and our customers love us.


Staffbase is seeking an Enterprise Account Executive ​to join our Sales team in Germany! As an Account Executive for the DACH region, you will need to create and own outbound strategies with Partnerships, Marketing, and Sales Development Representatives to execute against targets.

This role can be based in any of our German offices such as Cologne, Munich, Dresden, Berlin, Leipzig or our HQ in Chemnitz! 

In this role, you will need to:

  • Become an expert on employee communication and engagement strategies
  • Close new business and drive revenue at or above quota level
  • Serve as a brand enthusiast for Staffbase
  • Build relationships with prospects and internal stakeholders
  • Manage and control complex sales cycles and leverage necessary resources
  • Work collaboratively with Marketing and Customer Success teams
  • Bring your strategies and ideas to advance our company’s values, unique culture, and vision for the future

Your profile:

  • Fluency in English and German is required
  • Min. 1+ years of experience in SaaS sales producing and exceeding targets, ideally within web technology, collaboration, communication or an innovative online product environment
  • Bachelor's degree, MBA and/or sales training certification is a plus
  • Experience in a start-up/scale-up environment preferred
  • Experience working with communications teams, IT, HR, and C-level executives
  • Emotional intelligence and the ability to really listen to and understand your prospects
  • Tons of passion, humour, and enthusiasm
  • Superior communication and closing skills

Our benefits:

  • Employee Share Option Program
  • Growth Budget: €1,800 per year for professional or personal development (conferences, workshops, working abroad from one of our offices, …) + 1 work day for traveling or studies related to how you use your growth budget (increase to 2 days with the beginning of your second year of work)
  • 35 vacation days
  • Company Pension Plan
  • Free remote fitness  programs (Yoga, HIIT)
  • Staffbase Camp
  • Bike leasing program
  • Volunteers Day - support social projects (get one day off and Staffbase donates €50 to your project of choice)
  • Home Office Policy (we support you with an extra monitor, keyboard, charger, …)

Sounds like an interesting opportunity? Send us a copy of your CV and we'll get in touch with you! 




Our Global Benefits

Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP)

Staffbase offers you a benefit plan which entitles you to an ownership interest in stock options in the company. We’re in business to create value for our shareholders and we want our employees to benefit from that shared success as well.

Ongoing Learning

We thrive on personal and professional growth. Every employee gets €1,800/$2,200/£1,650 per year to spend on personal and professional development.

Feel Good Fridays

Summertime means extended vacation time at Staffbase! During August we run the 4-days workweek which means that during this month Fridays are off for all employees.

Flexibility

When it comes to your personal life, it’s not our place to dictate your schedule. We offer flexible work-from-home and full- or part-time options.

Parental Leave

We recognize that one of the most special events in an individual’s life is the birth or adoption of a child. We offer paid parental leave options for all employees.

Read more about our benefits here.

We Love Diversity – Equal Employment Opportunity

Our platforms are for everyone, and so is our workplace. We are passionate about equity, inclusion, and diversity at Staffbase. Read more about our policies here.

Berlin, Chemnitz, Cologne, Dresden, Leipzig, Munich
Sales