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Head of Sales – North America

Bay Area · Full-time · Management

About The Position

Base is a Customer Marketing platform, building the Customer-led Growth (CLG) category. Our SaaS helps B2B companies manage customer references, advocacy, adoption, growth and retention with programmatic lifecycle engagement marketing. Some of the world’s best marketing teams are already using Base to go from impacting demand to impacting Growth.

Base is looking for a results-oriented Head of Sales – North America. In this player-coach role, we’re looking for a Sales leader who possesses a combination of sales strategy, process and go-to-market management, team daily management and mentoring, and hands-on involvement in closing deals. 

The ideal candidate is an experienced, sharp, highly driven and passionate sales professional. If you’re someone who can thrive in a high-intensity and fast-paced work environment, and who wants to have a major impact on leading Base to category creation and domination, please send your resume our way. 

Responsibilities

  • Lead the sales strategy to achieve our business goals by optimizing the sales cycle and pipeline generation and overseeing activities for new business, customer expansion, and strategic accounts.
  • Lead and mentor a team of talented sales professionals, and fully participate in the team’s growth, strategic planning, recruiting, onboarding, and coaching to continuously improve the team’s performance.
  • Take a hands-on part in the sales cycle, from building relationships with key stakeholders to negotiation and contracting.
  • Possess a comprehensive understanding of Base’s solution and connect this knowledge directly to client ROI.
  • Work closely with the Marketing Department to ensure pipeline generation.
  • Be responsible for ongoing communication with other teams and stakeholders to exceed our pipeline and revenue targets globally and develop inter-team collaboration.
  • Work closely with management to foster a culture that values collaboration, performance, quality, innovation, and high-impact results, while creating a positive environment in which team members thrive.
  • Build processes and tools to improve sales efficiency and tracking/reporting.

Requirements

  • 3+ years of management experience; proven experience leading sales teams in a hi-tech organization
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience in a hands-on Sales role, selling B2B SaaS products to enterprise businesses
  • A proven track record in prospecting and closing complex deals with the ability to demonstrate consistent delivery against targets and significant revenue growth
  • Ability to identify relevant influencers and decision-makers in companies, build strong relationships and establish credibility with them
  • Results-oriented, highly resilient, proactive, and tenacious at unlocking opportunities
  • A leader with executive presence, a people person, and a team player with excellent communication skills
  • Ownership, accountability, an uncompromising can-do attitude, and the ability to show initiative and go the extra mile
  • A passion for Martech and Category Creation
  • Experience in go-to-market tech is an advantage.
  • Experience working in startups and multicultural companies – an advantage

Our Culture

Cultural fit is key to your success within Base! The team is filled with social, friendly people who are all committed to the same goal – excellent, innovative digital work and client satisfaction. It is a flat structure and the team collaborates, including the founders, who take a hands-on approach in the business.

Base is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances.

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