Sales Development Representative
 San Francisco, CA
Sales Development Representative
Crunchbase is the leading destination where you can discover innovative companies, connect with the people behind them, and uncover new opportunities. Our mission is to democratize the way innovators connect to opportunities, and over 50 million professionals--including entrepreneurs, investors, market researchers, and sales people--trust Crunchbase to inform their business decisions. Companies all over the world rely on Crunchbase to power their applications, making over one billion API calls on our platform each year.

We are building our sales team to quickly scale our customer base and identify new revenue opportunities within existing accounts. Our customers are diverse and range from startups to fortune 500 companies, but they all count on Crunchbase for critical information delivered at the right time. This is an amazing opportunity if you're looking to join a well-known organization with an established sales funnel and book of business, while crafting the direction and success of the team. 

Sales at Crunchbase
The Sales team is responsible for spreading the adoption of our API and SaaS products - Crunchbase Enterprise, Crunchbase for Applications, and Crunchbase Pro.

As a Crunchbase Sales Development Representative, you will:
• Deliver qualified inbound leads to identify new sales opportunities
• Work with Account Executives to facilitate a smooth hand-off from early qualification to close
• Build target account lists and craft successful email and phone campaigns
• Make daily outbound calls and emails into target accounts to grow customer base
• Collect feedback from prospects/customers to pass to engineering to make our product better
• Represent the company by attending key events

What you'll be responsible for:
•  Manage daily calls, lead demos, and build phenomenal relationships with prospects
•  Communicate and attract clients from all types of companies -- able to entice executives at startups to the Fortune 500
•  Are constantly looking for opportunities to improve your craft
•  Are highly organized and have excellent time management skills
•  Naturally possess a high level of empathy and play close attention to the needs of customers

You have:
•  Approximately 1-2 years of sales experience; technology sales experience is a plus
•  BA/BS degree preferred
•  Working knowledge of Salesforce a plus
•  Experience with sales automation tools e.g. SalesLoft, LinkedIn a plus

What Crunchbase offers:
•  Competitive salary and equity
•  Generous Reimbursement policy for learning and development activities
•  Daily catered lunches and plenty of snacks
•  Fitness reimbursement (to work off the catered lunches)
•  Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO)
•  Volunteering Paid Time Off
•  Incredible medical, vision and dental benefits for employees and their families
•  Free One Medical Group membership for employees and their families
•  401(k) and Roth plans, and free annual financial adviser check-in
•  Monthly commuting stipend
•  Free Lyft rides anywhere in the Bay Area after late nights at the office
•  Prime location in the Financial District of SF, near BART and Muni stops
•  A team of creative, transparent entrepreneurs driven to accomplish our mission

Crunchbase does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, veteran status, military obligations, or marital status. Every day our team is honored to work with entrepreneurs and innovators from every corner of the globe, and we aim to build a team that reflects the diversity of our customers. Each individual at Crunchbase brings their own perspectives, work experiences, lifestyles, and cultures with them, and we believe that a more diverse team creates more innovative products, provides a better service to its customers, and helps us all grow and learn as individuals.