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Senior Account Executive, Business Network

Req id:  25295

Virtual, US


As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 




We are looking for consistent overachieving Sr. Account Executives or Consultant to drive the sale of our IoT solutions throughout customer organizations. You will continue to expand your knowledge of the market space, competitors and related industries as well as gaining an understanding of the industry drivers and trends that are impacting customers and driving their business and buying decisions. This will assist you in your ultimate deliverable which is building new revenue streams through the expansion and growth of the business relationships within current and new clients.


You will be given named accounts and a territory and will interact with those organizations to learn about their challenges and develop creative solutions with our product portfolio. This is accomplished by reviewing complex customer requirements, feasibility of intended applications, required software and adequacy of implementation plans for the customer’s needs. You take the next step when you demonstrate your leadership and influencing abilities by effectively guiding our cross functional teams of technical, services and partner personnel in the resulting software sale and implementation. We love the fact that you possess the ability to sell technology or a vision of a solution that a customer used to build a solution.


Working together we will make sure you are well versed in developing and supporting the relationship between OpenText and your customers at multiple organizational levels, and possess the ability to gather information on customer business processes, critical success factors, and competitive standing to deliver value-added business solutions.




  • You come to us with a proven track record of success and over quota attainment selling software solutions. You have supply chain and ERP experience as well as market knowledge of IOT solutions and how it is applied.
  • You utilize a consultative sales process, understand the importance of discovery
  • You are a proven hunter and farmer, building account patches from scratch, selling initial departmental opportunities as well as enterprise transactions.
  • Keys to your success are learning the different internal resources available to you and proactively developing those relationships. Creativity is a must as is your ability to build relationships with the key decision makers and influencers. You need to know what keeps them awake at night. You have to build a sales plan that you can architect, communicate, and execute.
    This is an opportunity to contribute to the top line of a multi-billion-dollar company that is new to the IoT space. Our portfolio enables you to go into any organization and have a value add conversation at the Executive level. We have a rich set of resources you can call on to support you in giving the customer that WOW moment.
  • Preferred experience in a top tier professional services organization a plus
  • Preferred Remote locations:  East Coast            #LI-REMOTE



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While OpenText is an Equal Opportunity Employer, our efforts to build an inclusive work environment go beyond simply complying with applicable laws. Our Employment Equity and Diversity Policy provides direction on maintaining a working environment that is inclusive of everyone, regardless of culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. Should you require accommodations during the selection process, please contact accomodationrequests@opentext.com.


Additionally, OpenText, as a proud US federal contractor, may be subject in the future to Executive Order 14042 requiring all US employees (in office or virtual) be fully vaccinated.  The Executive Order is current stayed pending litigation.  If the stay is lifted and the Executive Order goes into effect, all employees will be required to comply with the requirement to either be fully vaccinated or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption. 


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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