SurveyMonkey is hiring an

Outbound Business Development Representative

Ottawa, Canada

Who we are and what we do

SurveyMonkey (Nasdaq: SVMK), is a leader in agile software solutions for customer experience, market research, and survey feedback. Our mission is to power the curious and enable organizations, including 98% of the Fortune 500, to transform feedback into action. Our brand is beloved and well known throughout the world—over 6 billion people have taken a SurveyMonkey survey! Today, more than 17 million active users rely on our platform to measure and understand feedback from employees, customers, website and app users, and the market. And our enterprise-grade products and solutions enable 335,000+ organizations globally to solve daily challenges—from delivering better customer experiences to increasing employee retention.

More about our sales team

The Outbound Business Development Representative is crucial to growing our business. The main focus of this position is developing qualified prospects for our sales process through cold calling, referral network nurturing, partner channel development, and managing of marketing and social media programs designed to cultivate prospects for deeper qualification.

What we're looking for

We're looking for salespeople who have a natural inclination for selling and excel in a competitive, merit-based environment to manage accounts and skyrocket customer growth. We value networking and the benefits of being part of an agile, growing team. If you have a consultative approach to selling, experience pitching sales to any audience, and promoting great client relationships — this job's for you!

You will

  • Develop and manage target prospect lists through Salesforce and accomplish cold outreach to potential clients
  • Manage social media tools for prospect development
  • Provide high-level offering information
  • Generate qualified leads and set sales appointments

You have

  • 2 years of sales experience (Saas background a bonus)
  • Experience conversing with technology executives and ability to think on the fly
  • Desire to master the art of selling
  • Fluency in English and excellent phone skills
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience

What we offer our employees

SurveyMonkey is a place where the curious come to grow. By embedding inclusion into our processes, policies, and culture for our 1,000+ employees across North America, Europe, and APAC, we’re building a workplace where people of every background can thrive. We’ve won multiple awards and received recognition for our forward-looking policies, including extended parental and bereavement leave, vendor benefits standards, and Take 4 sabbaticals.

SurveyMonkey was recognized by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE as a top workplace in 2018 and 2019, and the company has also won numerous awards as a leader in global survey software, including being named among CNBC’s Disruptor 50 and the Forbes Cloud 100. 

Our commitment to an inclusive workplace

SurveyMonkey is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities.

Learn more about our diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts here.