Enterprise Account Executive (US Central)

Chicago, Illinois, United States | Sales | Full-time | Fully remote


Who are we?

Founded in 2013, by Khadim Batti and Vara Kumar, Whatfix enhances the self-service capability of software products and helps companies accelerate product adoption.

Whatfix is revolutionizing the way Application Support and Learning content is consumed, by providing contextual and interactive training inside applications, at the exact time a task is being performed.  The product helps accelerate product adoption and redefine the way companies onboard, train, and provide support to users. 

Over 100 Fortune 1000 enterprises worldwide already trust Whatfix to reduce the time-to-value of business applications and improve users productivity and performance.

We are looking for exceptionally talented and motivated individuals to help us build the world’s best software at scale for thousands of clients. Join us as we reinvent the product adoption cycle.

What sets Whatfix apart? 

  • $140million in funding, most recently a $90mm Series D from investors like Sequoia Capital, SoftBank, Stellaris, Cisco, and Eight Roads
  • With over 100 of the Fortune 1000 already onboard as customers, Whatfix has been named among the top 20 B2B tech companies alongside the likes of Adobe, PayPal, and Cisco
  • Exponential sales growth, with Q1 ‘21 sales up 140% from 2020, and Q2 ‘21 sales up over 150% from 2020.  
  • Gartner and Everest Research recognize Whatfix as a Global Market Leader in the digital adoption space 
  • Customer rating of 4.7+ on platforms like G2 Crowd & Gartner Peer Insights 

About the Role

We are looking for a stellar Account Executive who has a proven track record of hunting and nurturing enterprise accounts, from identification, to opportunity sourcing, to closing of enterprise SaaS agreements.

You will have the early mover advantage as one of the first Account Executives in the US, working a large greenfield territory in the US Central, and help to define where our Sales organization heads together.

Who you are:

  • 2-8+ years in an enterprise sales role including both inside and field sales. 
  • Ability and history of closing accounts with values ranging from $50,000 - $500,000 ARR
  • Ability and proven practice of doing your own prospecting and hunting
  • You are competitive and have a track record of over-achieving quota. 
  • Proven track record of enterprise sales experience, excellent communication skills, and a deep understanding of selling SaaS products to the enterprise market.  
  • Experience in account planning and opportunity management, and running a sales cycle
  • Proven ability to sell to both functional and departmental groups including Sales, Support, IT, Product Management and HR.
  • Intellectual curiosity - you love to ask questions and are genuinely interested in learning your client's needs
  • Hardworking - you’re one of the hardest working people you know. 
  • Competitive - you want to win and nothing can stop you. 
  • Articulate - you have strong interpersonal skills and can communicate effectively. 
  • Passionate - you are excited about technology, software, and how it helps businesses succeed. 

What you get to do: 

  • Script your success and growth path in a hypergrowth Series D startup
  • Work with some of the best talent from Silicon Valley and India startup community
  • Gain deep knowledge of selling a SaaS B2B product in a category-defining company
  • Get exposure to C-suite professionals from some of the top SaaS companies in the industry
  • As an Enterprise AE, you get to generate your own opportunities focusing on the largest accounts in the region supported by a BDR and inbound marketing efforts
  • Consult potential customers to understand their needs and Whatfix's value proposition. 
  • Manage customer relationships across their entire lifecycle from sourcing to closing. Closely work with a BDR to strategize reach outs in accounts.
  • Learn and demonstrate the Whatfix platform to new prospective customers
  • Navigate a customer through a free 7 day proof of concept with the help of a Sales engineer (case to case basis)
  • Negotiate and work on contracts
  • Record and document all sales activities in Salesforce.com CRM
  • Investigate the customer’s long-term business objectives and anticipate future needs 

Perks and Benefits

  • Uncapped incentives and bonus plan
  • Scope to Represent Whatfix at events like Dreamforce, SAP Sapphire, and many more in the United States
  • Competitive compensation packages. We are looking for the very best talent and will reward accordingly
  • Opportunities for personal growth and learning, every single day.
  • High-trust environment. We believe in giving autonomy to all our employees
  • Flexible paid time off policy
  • Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave, Healthcare Coverage, 401k program, etc.  
  • Flat hierarchy and open communication
  • And more!


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.






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