Descartes Unites the People and Technology that Move the World
The need for efficient, secure, and agile supply chains and logistics operations has become ever more critical and complex.
By combining innovative technology, powerful trade intelligence and the reach of our network, Descartes helps get goods, information, transportation assets, and people where they’re needed, when they’re needed.
We’re one of the most broadly deployed logistics and supply chain technology companies in the world. More than 22,000 customers around the globe use our cloud-based solutions to transform the way they move inventory and information to enhance productivity, better serve customers, thrive competitively, keep pace with evolving regulations, and respond to rapidly changing market conditions.
Descartes is publicly traded (Nasdaq : DSGX, TSX : DSG) with headquarters in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, and offices and partners around the world.
With record financial performance for more than 16 years, we lead the industry in innovation investment. Every day, logistics service providers, manufacturers, retailers, distributors, and other logistics-intensive businesses of all sizes rely on our scale, stability, and comprehensive solution footprint to move what’s most important to them. Learn more at
We’re growing fast and invite you to join our amazing team.
Our Ecommerce division in Europe and Australia is poised for exponential growth, empowering clients with a world-class end-to-end solution.
Currently partnered with elite direct to consumer brands in fashion, cosmetics, design, and other industries, we are looking for a naturally curious, goal-oriented new business hunter to join us as an Account Executive.
You will be responsible for prospecting new accounts, earning the trust of your clients, cultivating an understanding of their business, and positioning our product as a critical solution.
You will thrive in a dynamic role and 30-day sales cycle, rapidly moving from one sale to another, transitioning the clients to our Implementation and Customer Success teams.
As an active contributor to our culture, you will be a team player who exceeds individual quotas, and grows our reach developing our world-class e-Commerce partner ecosystem.
What's in it for you?
The total addressable market in this space is vast and we are breaking into new geographical areas and sector markets. You will be part of a fast-growing, fast-moving pillar that can act and respond rapidly to the needs of your prospects and customers.
You want to have value-based, technology-driven conversations focused on software, new end-user customers, social media, and cloud-based solutions, with innovative businesses.
We strive to ensure that each team member has the tools and support they need to make valuable contributions. You will be heavily involved in our sales training, learning from peers, adopting a consultative customer-centric sales cycle, and being coached.
As we grow, you will have the opportunity to move up into a more senior role or explore another pillar of our organization.
What you bring :
With a proven history of hitting targets and finding and securing new business, you have business development, relationship-building, and strategic consulting skills.
You are empathetic, consultative, and curious, with a passion for bringing clients the technology solutions they need to make their days easier and their work more efficient.
You are metrics-driven and insightful, diligent at measuring and communicating progress towards the plan, identifying roadblocks, and developing appropriate solutions.
Location : This is a remote opportunity to work from your home office in EMEA