Acquia is hiring a

Business Development Representative

Boston, United States

Acquia is the open digital experience company. We provide the world's most ambitious brands with products built around Drupal to allow them to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. At Acquia, we believe in the power of community and collaboration — giving our customers and partners the freedom to build tomorrow on their terms.

Headquartered in the U.S., we have been named one of North America’s fastest growing software companies by Deloitte and Inc. Magazine, rated a leader by the analyst community, and named one of the Best Places to Work by the Boston Business Journal. We are Acquia. We are building for the future and we want you to be a part of it!

Are you ready to jump-start your career with one of the fastest growing technology companies in America? Do you thrive by being surrounded by incredibly smart and driven people that push you to be better? Are you hard working and hungry to constantly learn? If the answer to these questions is yes, then we need to talk. Acquia is looking for Business Development Representatives (BDR's) to begin a career with our amazingly successful sales team.

Our BDRs are the first point of contact for all new prospects to discuss Acquia's products and services. This role is critical to the business as the team's goal is to have engaging conversations with our clients to discover their challenges, their requirements, and help them determine the most appropriate Acquia solution for their needs.

In this role, you will:

  • Create new revenue opportunities by educating our prospects about open source, digital transformation and Acquia
  • Conduct high volume prospecting (50-60 calls or emails per day) to qualify leads and prospects
  • Qualify prospects' needs and effectively map them to Acquia's offerings
  • Work closely with account executives and marketing to implement strategy and process
  • Become an industry expert and develop product mastery
  • Consistently achieve (and exceed!) monthly quotas and goals
  • Conduct yourself professionally and cast Acquia in a positive light
  • Receive continuous weekly training to further develop sales skillset

You must have:

  • A proven record of high achievement
  • Intellectual agility and natural curiosity
  • Superb communication skills: written and verbal
  • Be passionate about something!
  • The ability to work in a fast paced, challenging (FUN) environment
  • Ability to learn and absorb material quickly
  • Energetic and self-motivated with a constant sense of urgency
  • Attention to the details; organized and metric-driven
  • Professional demeanor
  • 0-3 years of related experience, bachelor's degree required

Acquia is an equal opportunity (EEO) employer. We hire without regard to age, color, disability, gender (including gender identity), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.