Finastra Senior Sales Executive in Milan, Italy

WHY DO WE LOVE COMING TO WORK EVERY DAY?

With over 10,000 superstars across 48 different countries globally, it is hard not to be inspired every single day. At Finastra we celebrate in global knowledge sharing, diversity and an opportunity to make a difference for each other and for our customers .

We are on a journey. After bringing two global Fintech leaders together in June 2017, Finastra has truly recognized the opportunity and power we have, by combining our expertise, successes and passion together. Whether it is in a collaboration hub or innovating with colleagues across our global landscape, we are one team creating a network of talent and creativity in a stimulating environment, to do what we can to make a difference for our customers .

Our people are leaders in their role and are always looking for new ways to help our customers grow, compete and optimize their business. From a graduate Software Engineer to an experienced Sales Executive – we are looking for personal leadership and people with the appetite to understand the markets and customers we serve. We drive innovation that challenges the status quo and feel proud of the positive differences that we make every day. We recognize talent and provide a work environment where leaders can drive results , develop and grow their careers.

Success is what you do, success is what we achieve, together.

The future of Finance is open – combine your talents with Finastra opportunities to create an exciting career with us.

For more information, visit Finastra.com

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What will you contribute?

The ideal candidate will need to plan and prioritize account management and sales activities with a goal of generating new bookings. This position will be the primary payments hunter for the largest banks in the region, increasing the volume and quality of daily exchanges between Finastra and these banks.

Responsibilities & Deliverables:

Your deliverables as a Senior Sales Executive will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Build and maintain customer success through active account management, creating the opportunity to generate additional business.

  • Maintain appropriate sales development activity to ensure healthy pipeline management.

  • Proactively build relationships with all accounts, expanding the sphere of influence within account base.

  • Manage complex enterprise sales process, working with key stakeholders in product, business line, technology and procurement.

  • Use a consultative sales approach to develop account plans and identify specific needs for each bank.

  • Become a trusted advisor and operate as the primary payments point of contact for Finastra within assigned book of business.

  • Strong relationship building skills both internally and externally.

  • Active use of CRM for account activity and reporting.

  • Responsive, reliable and results oriented.

  • Travel required

Required Experience:

  • Strong experience in outside sales representing enterprise software, SaaS or FinTech solutions. Knowledge of the banking vertical required.

  • Demonstrated ability to build meaningful relationships and grow book of business through consultative sales methodology.

  • Ability to acquire in-depth knowledge of a client’s business, identifying challenges and opportunities as well as how to position solutions to address those needs.

  • Proven ability to understand and effectively communicate with multiple stakeholders.

  • Demonstrates deep product and industry knowledge including market trends and competitive intelligence.

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The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability please contact us at 800-274-7280.

The Future is Collaborative . The Future is Open. The Future is Now.

Finastra unlocks the potential of people and businesses in finance, creating a platform for open innovation. Formed in 2017 by the combination of Misys and D+H, we provide the broadest portfolio of financial services software in the world today—spanning retail banking, transaction banking, lending, and treasury and capital markets. Our solutions enable customers to deploy mission critical technology on premises or in the cloud. Our scale and geographical reach means that we can serve customers effectively, regardless of their size or geographic location—from global financial institutions, to community banks and credit unions. Through our open, secure and reliable solutions, customers are empowered to accelerate growth, optimize cost, mitigate risk and continually evolve to meet the changing needs of their customers. 48 of the world’s top 50 banks use Finastra technology.

Finastra is an Equal Opportunity Employer in the United States. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap or disability (physical or mental), Vietnam-era or disabled veteran status, and other factors protected by state and local laws. For more information please read D+H’s EEO Policy Statement at http://www.dh.com/sites/default/files/eeo-policy-statement.pdf .