ChannelAdvisor Corporation

Account Executive

Job Locations UK-London | UK


Our mission is to connect and optimize the world’s commerce. That means the whole world. So we’re determined to nurture our culture of meritocracy where everyone can thrive, no matter what we look like, where we’re from, how we grew up, whom we love, the nature of our faith, or how our bodies or minds work. We’re committed to achieving equity in treatment and opportunity for everyone, where people are judged on the merits and quality of their work, because each of us is part of the One Team that is ChannelAdvisor.
It all starts with people. Inside every company, behind every brand­—while business success is often measured in profit, it has always been powered by people. At ChannelAdvisor we firmly believe people are the heart of any organization—including our own. That’s why a career at ChannelAdvisor provides much more than simple pay and perks. We’re dedicated to empowering people, solving tough problems, and helping careers flourish inside & out.  


ChannelAdvisor is experiencing record success and growth through consistent high levels of customer satisfaction and multiple new business wins. We are looking to further this by expanding our London based sales team through the addition of a Account Executive to interact with online retailers ranging from mid to enterprise level to increase their sales, visibility and profitability. We have high expectations and great ambitions at ChannelAdvisor and look for all staff to reflect this. Success and the ability to exceed targets within ChannelAdvisor is rewarded quickly and very generously. Career progression and new opportunities are limitless to those who go above and beyond simply meeting targets. We offer a market leading commission structure that greatly favours the ability to consistently over achieve and persistently exceed expectations.



  • Continuously developing a pipeline of prospective customers within the target market of mid to enterprise online retailers and brands
  • Identifying, developing, closing and nurturing new business opportunities
  • Growing new clients into repeat customers and expanding market share working collaboratively with Account Management & Professional Services divisions
  • Communicating ChannelAdvisor’s solutions, values and benefits to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Maintaining accurate reports and pipelines of all opportunities, contacts and account history via Salesforce
  • Managing contracts and agreements to ensure that internal & external expectations are being established, communicated and exceeded
  • Meeting and surpassing individual monthly, quarterly & annual quotas for new business development
  • Maintaining a relevant, qualified pipeline of prospects at a level consummate to 5 times your annual quota


  • A proven track record of exceeding targets selling software, preferably SaaS to E-commerce clients, of mid to Enterprise level
  • A demonstrable history of both face to face and telephonic consultative sales
  • Proven experience managing multiple sales cycles of differing lengths is highly advantageous, particularly within a SaaS environment
  • A clear passion and desire to work within the e-commerce arena
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills with the ability to manage multiple opportunities at once
  • A demonstrable history of selling at multiple levels within a client from C-suite down

The ChannelAdvisor Experience

Together We Win

We take a whole-person approach to engage and support our ChannelAdvisor team. We believe the diversity of our global team is an advantage. If you’re curious, innovative, determined, and customer-focused, then you’ll love the challenge and rewards of collaborating as a team to help our customers win. We offer competitive salaries, commission, and short-term incentive programs that recognize your hard work and results. Because when our customers win, we win. And when we win, you win.

Work Where It Works

You’ll have the flexibility to have a working arrangement that works best for you, and serves the needs of our customers and our business. With your manager, you’ll decide on a schedule and work location that sets you up for success. You can choose to work in the office of your assigned location, your home office or both. And if things change, no problem. Just work it out with your manager.

Take Time to Recharge

The ChannelAdvisor team has a passion for going above and beyond. Taking time away to recharge is important so you can bring your best. We offer programs that provide you flexibility and time away. We offer competitive health care and wellness programs, generous paid time off and programs for new parents that help you make work fit into your life — and not the other way around.

Give Back To Our Communities

We care about our communities. Our Day to Give Back provides you one day each year to volunteer in your community for an organization or cause that is important to you, and therefore, important to us too.

We’re Growing, Come Grow With Us

We’re growing. So that means there are opportunities for you to grow too. We work to create an environment where everyone who is committed, works hard, and delivers results can thrive and grow. You can connect with one of our employee resource groups and support our diversity, equity and inclusion task force, network with like-minded ChannelAdvisor team members, and showcase your leadership skills. Our focus on internal career growth is intentional. Our professional development stipend and learning and development offerings help you build the skills and connections you need to move forward in your career. Plus, our Leadership Academy offers in-house management development classes to grow our leaders from within.


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