Industry Advisor- Communications, Media & Technology (remote)


California, United States Remote

Full time

Marketing / Communication / PR

Nov 8

Job Details


This individual will work with our Tech Sales Executives (EVP - RVPs), Salesforce Industries and Field Sales teams, Account Executives , Industry Product, Industry Marketing, Industry Cloud solutions teams, Solution Engineers and partners to visualize, incubate, apply, and scale the full go to market lifecycle with solutions that bring the future here today.

Specific responsibilities are focused on driving and accelerating our Investment Plan for FY24, and include:

Build - help create customized sales engagement processes and assets within the GTM framework based on identified solutions and industry plays

Incubate - take solutions and plays to the field, leading customer engagements and involving the account team to validate the solutions and drive deal and customer success

Enable - build strong relationships with key stakeholders (Sales and Solution Engineering), increase awareness and adoption of our Industry Solutions, increase trust and rapport, advise on all GTM activities

Scale - create strategies for Tech solutions to be run at scale, including how the assets are accessible and consumable, how the Industry Advisor team supports field-led engagements

Innovate - lead with innovative ideas on key industry themes, hotspots, blindspots, competitive positioning, and overall industry thought leadership around Tech

Partner - work closely with our Industry Products, Marketing and Advisory teams to identify the right solutions and plays on which to build and engage key ISVs and Ecosystem partners. Network with and enable our top system integrators and ISV partners get embedded in a reference architecture of a key solution offering so that they take us to market as a default in their relevant practices

Develop - with each partner “investment”, this leader must develop a multi-year business plan, outlining joint product and GTM investments, joint business targets and a governance framework to execute

Activate - a key element of this role is to “activate” the Salesforce ecosystem around each of these investments, and in the execution phase, work with the Field (Alliances, Sales and CSG) in order to make these partnerships a success in the market

Lead - programs and Enablement (internal and partners) and customer workshops targeting business challenges, the remedies and the measurement of success

Drive - strategic programs to promote, elevate and scale our assets and solutions both internally and with customers and partners

Collaborate - with product management and Industry Marketing teams to deliver industry-specific capabilities in future product roadmaps and drive the Tech aligned product vision into the market

Engage - with top customers and prospects to provide direct deal support, industry expertise and strategy in key sales opportunities globally – via SICs, deep strategic consulting engagements, industry/customer events, round-tables, summits, advisory boards, etc.

Our investment in you

World class enablement and on-demand training - check out for a sneak peek!

  • Sandler Sales Training
  • Week-long product bootcamp
  • Fast Ramp mentorship program
  • Weekly 1:1 coaching with your leadership
  • Clear path to promotion with accelerated leadership development programs
  • Exposure to executive thought leaders with a passion for living our values

Volunteer Opportunities:

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We have a public-facing website that explains our various benefits for:

  • Health Benefits
  • Financial Benefits and perks
  • Time off & leave policies
  • Parental benefits
  • Perks and discounts

Degree or equivalent relevant experience required. Experience will be evaluated based on the core competencies for the role (e.g. extracurricular leadership roles, military experience, volunteer roles, work experience, etc.)

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