Elastic is a search company built on a free and open heritage. Anyone can use Elastic products and solutions to get started quickly and frictionlessly. Elastic offers three solutions for enterprise search, observability, and security, built on one technology stack that can be deployed anywhere. From finding documents to monitoring infrastructure to hunting for threats, Elastic makes data usable in real time and at scale. Thousands of organizations worldwide, including Cisco, eBay, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft, The Mayo Clinic, NASA, The New York Times, Wikipedia, and Verizon, use Elastic to power mission-critical systems. Founded in 2012, Elastic is a distributed company with Elasticians around the globe and is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol ESTC. Learn more at elastic.co.
Elastic is expanding its Sales Development team in London to support the explosive adoption of our solutions. Companies like Audi, The New York Times and NASA are looking to Elastic to help solve their big data problems. As a Sales Development Representative (SDR) in the UK territory, you will play a critical role in the success of our sales organization by identifying and creating new sales opportunities.
At Elastic, you will work with both new and existing customers in the UK territory to understand their business problems as well identify new sales opportunities.
We will provide you with the training ( sales / technical ) and professional support to be successful in this position. Our goal is to make you successful as an SDR and provide possibilities for you to learn, grow and advance your career at Elastic. We see our SDRs as the future leaders of our organisation and we are very focused to help you develop your career in Elastic in the coming years.
Outbound calling to customers in the UK territory
Proactive and creative approaches to identify new opportunities with our new and also existing UK customers
Qualifying and responding to incoming leads regarding Elastic solutions
Collaborate with sales, marketing and our partner team across the UK region to develop new strategies to build our sales pipeline
Using Salesforce, Marketo, LinkedIn, and other networking tools to research accounts, identify key contacts and build targeted messaging
Learn our technology and effectively communicate our value proposition with a technical audience. Work to understand our customer goals and challenges to understand how Elastic can help their business.
What You Bring With You:
1-2 years of sales experience that is focused on new customers
Outbound calling (doesn’t have to be within IT or technology)
Open to feedback, genuinely curious and constantly looking for ways to learn and improve
Genuine interest in technology
Results oriented and focused on achieving objective, through creativity and passion
Fluency in English languages
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