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Account Representative - Automate



Sales & Business Development
United States
Posted on Friday, May 3, 2024

Problem Solvers. Proactive Protectors. Relentless Allies.

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This position is responsible for selling Fortra software solutions within an assigned geographic territory. The Account Representative manages a smaller territory and carries a reduced quota compared to Account Executive. This position focuses on revenue generation from new customers as well as cross-selling opportunities to existing customers.


  • Identify and qualify business opportunities through marketing-generated leads and prospecting.
  • Initiate telephone calls to develop relationships, identify problems, and propose our software and services.
  • Navigate the sales process by identifying the need, positioning the solution, scheduling and participating in the demonstration of the solution, managing the trial process, and closing the sale.
  • Communicate customer demand and trends internally.
  • Lead negotiations, coordinate complex decision-making processes, and overcome objections to closure.
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with internal staff and external customers.
  • Document all communications with customers diligently in CRM tool.
  • Prioritize tasks and multi-task to address current company goals and objectives.
  • Achieve annual quota according to pre-determined plans.
  • Attend tradeshows to generate leads as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • At least one year of related sales experience; technology/software sales preferred
  • Proven track record of consistently exceeding corporate objectives and quotas
  • Strong presentation, communication, organization, and time management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve and negotiate with emphasis on closing the sale
  • Self-driven, motivated, and results oriented


About Us

This is Fortra, where we're making a difference by offering a best-in-class solutions portfolio, proactively adapting to the ever-evolving cybersecurity threat landscape, and putting people first. Fortra is a cybersecurity company like no other. We're known for our innovative software and services, world-class support, and the commitment and satisfaction of employees across the globe. Our approach is different, and we’re proud of that. For more information about what it's like to work for us, and learn about our culture, benefits, or perks, connect with us on LinkedIn.

We Are Fortra

Our people make us great. Our employees are a resilient and diverse group of global problem solvers, proactive protectors, and relentless allies, empowered to show up every day authentically, ready to fight the good fight with Fortra. Here at Fortra, we believe we're stronger when we're all stronger. That's why we're committed to supporting and empowering our employees through a host of offerings, including competitive benefits and salaries, personal and professional development opportunities, flexibility, and much more!

Visit our website to learn more about why employees choose to work for Fortra. Remember to check out our Glassdoor to learn what our employees are saying and connect with us on LinkedIn.

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran or disability status.