Sales

New Product Go-To-Market Lead

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 Sales team at Plaid combines deep technical, product, and industry knowledge to help our customers build and scale amazing applications. We believe that the way consumers and businesses interact with their finances will drastically improve in the next few years. 

Plaid is looking for an experienced professional to facilitate and enable our sales of new products (alpha and beta) to new prospective clients.  The right candidate has impeccable business instincts and can drive strong outcomes that position our prospects and Plaid for success. This role is based in San Francisco (New York City will be considered), and will report to Plaid’s COO.

What Excites You

  • Working with Product, Engineering, Design, BizOps and Go-To-Market (GTM) Teams to identify target clients who would be early partners we want to introduce/launch our early-stage products with.
  • Working directly with prospects and our commercial team to sign the agreements necessary to launch these new products.
  • Working with Product, and Product Marketing to create all the marketing materials necessary to engage customers successfully.
  • Supporting BizOps and Product with price discovery on new products.
  • Providing structured insights to GTM and Product on new product market readiness and/or improvements needed to reach general availability.
  • Working with Product and Support to help customers using Beta products resolve any issues.
  • Working with GTM to ensure our Growth and Sales teams are fully enabled for new products when these solutions exit Beta.
  • Growing and scaling teams.

What Excites Us

  • 15+ years work experience, including Sales, GTM, Partnerships 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 environment and to launch the next generation of Plaid products.
  • Interest in financial services products and a desire to create strategic relationships that help our customers succeed.
  • 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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