Sales Development Representative

  • Location: Minneapolis, MN
  • Department: Sales
  • Type: Full Time
  • Min. Experience: Entry Level

Job Description

As a Sales Development Representative (SDR), you will work directly with our customers to enhance their overall user experience and expedite their understanding of When I Work’s apps. You are a rare combination of talents including technology acumen, business comprehension, and the ability to communicate seamlessly with prospective customers.  You are curious, dependable, resourceful, and get joy from going beyond to make customers successful. You are motivated by a strong, innovative, and passionate work culture and are constantly searching for ways to improve, inspire others, and add value.

What You’ll Be Doing

As a Sales Development Representative (SDR), you are responsible for managing the first prospect conversation via email, chat, phone call, and/or webinar. You will engage new account sign-ups via inbound or outbound connections and provide helpful advice for their business needs by building rapport, providing guidance, and qualifying leads before scheduling meetings for Account Executives.

  • Provide guidance and best practices on the set-up and implementation of When I Work’s applications
  • Build rapport with When I Work prospects who may have never heard of WIW before
  • Effectively communicate When I Work’s products and how it benefits prospect’s company
  • Act as a liaison between the Account Executives and the potential customer
  • Respond to prospect’s product questions and/or scheduling conflicts
  • Become proficient in When I Work’s discovery and sales execution process to ensure prospects are properly vetted and connected with the right resources
  • Maintain above 80% success of company’s expected quota for SDR role
  • Work with the Marketing, Customer Care/Success, Development and the Executive teams to identify/resolve all issues that could impact Monthly Recurring Revenue and Customer satisfaction
  • Continuously identify improvements, communicate recommendations and best practices for company and sales processes

Experience and Skills Needed

  • Entry level experience in sales, lead generation, or outbound calling
  • Technology savvy and ability to quickly learn new things
  • Passion for customer service, sales, and business consulting in a customer centric environment
  • Strong computer skills, system aptitude, and the ability to develop processes and procedures
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills; ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks, with attention to detail, and a proactive approach
  • Team player with the ability to effectively interact with colleagues and business partners across the company
  • Associate degree required, Bachelor degree preferred or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge and abilities to successfully perform job requirements

What Would Be Awesome To Have

  • Understanding of workforce management solutions, human resource management software and payroll applications
  • Business development experience   
  • Knowledge in technology sales, SaaS implementation, mobile apps or cloud software

What’s In It For You

  • Professional development allowance
  • Employee Stock Options
  • Paid parental leave
  • Medical benefits - employee premiums paid 100% by WIW
  • Dental benefits
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Flexible work environment
  • 401K Match
  • Transit Pass or parking stipend
  • Data/Cell (internet) stipend
  • Casual dress code
  • Dynamic and dedicated team

Sound Like a Good Fit?

We’d love to talk to you! Please submit the following to apply:

  • Resume (including months/years of employment for each position).
  • Cover letter including:
    • an overview of your existing Sales experience
    • a convincing reason why you’d like to work at When I Work

*Must already be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

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