Senior Account Executive

  • Remote - US
  • Sales
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What is Coveo?

Coveo makes business personal. Coveo uses AI technologies and intelligent search to personalize every digital experience for customers, partners, dealers, and employees. Coveo combines unified content, unified interactions behavioural data and machine learning to deliver relevant information and recommendations across every business interaction, making websites, e-commerce, contact centres and intranets efficient, effortless, content-rich, thus boosting conversion. Coveo is also embedded in many leading business applications from vendors including Microsoft Dynamics, Salesforce, ServiceNow, Sitecore, Xero and more.

What is it like to work at Coveo?

If it were easy, someone else would have done it. All of our colleagues at Coveo find the drive to continuously seek new challenges and test roads no one else has ever explored. This ethos has allowed us to become a world leader in an innovative industry and to create a collaborative, diverse and trusting place to work filled with amazingly talented and passionate people. This is also why Coveo was named Employer of the year AND Company of the year 2019 by the Quebec Chamber of Commerce!

The opportunity

Pursuing the objective of building the highest quality team in the industry, Coveo is seeking a Senior Account Executive to grow our ever expanding account base. With a strong technical team already in place, great existing customers and a game-changing technology, this is the ideal next career move for a highly-energetic, self-driven individual who wants to grow a client portfolio that already has some solid bases yet unlimited potential.

Typical duties include:

  • Passionately represent our company, share our vision and develop relationships. As an individual contributor, you will also participate to key events to generate business opportunities
  • Build and maintain, along with our alliances managers, quality relationships with key Coveo partners to grow our business from the West, Southwest and part of the Midwest regions
  • Build creative account strategies that focus on delivering the highest outcomes for our customers based on their very own operations.
  • Create comprehensive and compelling business proposals that challenge status-quo and convinces decision makers with crystal clear added-value
  • Manage named accounts through the pipeline from doing the right qualification and scoping of opportunities to closing them in no time!
  • Assess the resources required, the chances of closure, the process & timing and the financial benefits. This is crucial to the company’s success and so is the ability to report sales activity and track results at all times
  • Step up in the final stages, get the P.O. and consistently achieve quarterly and annual sales quotas

Your "success profile" should reflect

  • B2B software experience: Your previous targets were in the tech industry, financial services or manufacturing
  • Knowledgeable and ready: This is a senior role and our space is complex: experience in Search, Knowledge Management, CRM or ECM is a must to hit the ground running
  • Hunter profile: You’re driven and self-motivated. You are hungry and you have a track record of over-achieving quota to testify 
  • Seasoned: Experience managing complex software sales cycle from business champion to the C-level is key
  • Energetic: You thrive in a fast-paced environment

Here are 5 reasons why you'll want to join the Coveo Sales team:

  1. You’ll be working with the best. Many claim such a status but few can back it up. Coveo is consistently recognized by Gartner, Forrester and other leading firms as a leader in its space and won Employer of the Year. Read more about our most recent leadership placement in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Insight Engines here
  2. We are making waves in AI and machine learning. Our proven customer traction and a clear opportunity to win in growth markets has caught the eye of a Tier 1 Silicon Valley investment firm which recently invested $100M in Coveo. Needless to say, we’re just getting started
  3. We are enjoying hyper-growth year over year. Not only is our team growing at a rapid pace around the globe, the Coveo partner ecosystem has grown by 200% over the past 24 months. What’s more, Coveo partners have driven over 75% of the company’s net new business
  4. Salesforce is kind of a big deal. Salesforce is one of our most valued partners and largest alliance. Fun fact: Salesforce uses Coveo’s AI-powered search and recommendations to improve its customer self-service and case deflection, in its agent console, for its in-product search and intelligence, and to personalize its website: AppExchange, Trailhead and
  5. You’ll have tools for success. Here at Coveo, we know the success of the company starts with the success of our people. From the best technology, to working side-by-side with senior leaders, we will make sure you have what you need to feel empowered in your role and take your sales career to the next level

Can’t stop, won’t stop...

Our accomplishments to date are pretty impressive, but you’re not one to settle for the status quo and you enjoy a good challenge. You see the value in Coveo and you’re eager to join a team of passionate people with a mindset for innovation and desire to constantly push the envelope.

If this sounds like you, we need to talk. Apply to the role and impress us!

Coveo is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, gender identity, or veteran status.