Sales

Go-To-Market Lead, Credit

San Francisco | Full-time

We work with prospective customers to help them navigate and evaluate our solutions so that any business can become a fintech.

At Plaid, our mission is to unlock financial freedom for everyone.  There has never been a better time than now to start building the future of fintech with us. Plaid powers the tools millions of people rely on to live a healthier financial life. We work with thousands of companies like Venmo and SoFi, several of the Fortune 500, and many of the largest banks to make it easy for people to connect their financial accounts to the apps and services they want to use. Plaid’s network covers 11,000 financial institutions across the US, Canada, UK and Europe. Founded in 2013, the company is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in New York, Salt Lake City, Washington D.C., London and Amsterdam.

The New Product teams at Plaid combine deep technical, product, and industry knowledge to develop new Plaid products to help our customers build amazing applications. We believe that the way consumers and businesses interact with their financial data will dramatically improve in the next few years. This is an opportunity to help develop and launch cutting edge financial products.

Plaid is looking for an experienced professional to enable the marketing, sales, and delivery of new products (alpha and beta) to prospective customers. The right candidate has impeccable business instincts and can drive strong outcomes. This role will report directly to the Head of New Product GTM and will be responsible for managing a cross-functional team as we introduce these new products to market and prepare them for scale.

What Excites You

  • Working with a broad set of cross-functional stakeholders: Product, Engineering, Design, BizOps, and Go-To-Market (GTM) teams
  • Identifying good customer-partners with which we can develop early-stage products and obtain product feedback 
  • Working directly with prospects and our commercial team to sign the agreements necessary to contractually prepare these new products for use
  • Working with Product and Product Marketing to oversee the creation of all marketing materials necessary to engage customers successfully
  • Performing price research and price discovery for new products
  • Providing structured insights to GTM and Product on new product market readiness and/or improvements needed to reach general availability
  • Preparing our core Account Management and Sales teams for a successful handoff once the product is ready for general availability
  • Growing and scaling teams.

What Excites Us

  • 12+ years work experience, including Sales, Sales Engineering, Account Management, Partnerships, New Product Introduction, and/or Business Development roles
  • Proven experience in taking new products from zero to one
  • Significant experience and a strong track record of closing deals
  • Strong prospecting, qualifying, and negotiating skills; consultative sales approach with a product-centric mindset
  • Experience with a product or use-case-focused prospecting and closing sales motion
  • Demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally on challenging, high visibility projects
  • Excitement to work in a high-growth, ambiguous environments  
  • Desire to get (more) technical and the ability to learn the ins and outs of emerging Plaid products
Plaid is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion or religious belief, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, military or veteran status, disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Plaid is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance with your application or interviews due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations@plaid.com.
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