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Business Development Representative

Spekit

Spekit

Sales & Business Development
Denver, CO, USA
Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2024
Our Mission
Headquartered out of Denver, CO, we’re a small but mighty team on a mission to be the best and easiest way to learn at work.
We imagine a world where learning happens in the flow of work. Where employees maximize the minutes of their lives. Where knowledge is contextual, personalized and instantly accessible. Where learning at work is as easy and joyful as it is in our personal lives. This is the future we’re building at Spekit.
Our Product
Say goodbye to distracted zoom training sessions and lengthy LMS courses your teams will forget. Spekit is the leading just-in-time enablement platform that meets your reps when and where they need it, in the tools they use every day.
Spekit takes all of your training & enablement - for applications, processes, sales playbooks, SOPs and more and embeds that training directly in your employees’ tools & workflows. Think of Spekit as your employee’s digital sidekick that delivers real-time, personalized enablement in their flow of work™. Our unified enablement platform prioritizes three pillars: content, user experience, and flexibility. We focus on delivering the right answer, at the right time – all within a streamlined and intuitive interface. No more information overload, no more hunting for answers. That's Simple, yet Spektacular.
With over $60M in VC funding from Bonfire Ventures, Matchstick Ventures, The Foundry Group, Renegade Partners, The Operator Collective and other top VCs, thousands of employees from scaling startups to Fortune 400 organizations leverage Spekit to onboard new hires, facilitate change management and drive adoption of their tools and applications.
About the Role
We are looking for a motivated and talented Outbound Business Development Representative (BDR) to join our growing team. Your primary responsibility is to collaborate in development and execution of an outbound strategy to turn leads & prospects into qualified opportunities for our sales organization. This position requires heavy outbound phone calling, qualification, consultative selling skills and tight collaboration with the Account Executives to generate new opportunities.
This is an opportunity to get in the door early at a fast-growing startup, work directly with our founding team, grow your career and have a real, measurable impact.

What We’re Looking For in You:

  • You have a client first mentality and are passionate about reinvesting the future of learning at work
  • You have a strong worth ethic and team-first mentality
  • You are adaptable and can think on your feet. When faced with new challenges, or tough conversations, failure simply isn’t an option
  • You’re excited to be an early hire for a growing Sales Team with the unique opportunity to help shape the strategy for all future BDRs
  • You’re have a desire to learn new skills and build your career

Must-Haves

  • 1-2 years of proven excellence in an SDR/BDR, inside sales and/or sales roleExperience in a SaaS or software environment using Salesforce.com and Outreach/Salesloft
  • Strong understanding of SDR and lead development best practices and procedures
  • Ability to work both autonomously within a team environment
  • 100% reliable and detail-oriented
  • A drive to execute flawlessly
  • Positive can-do attitude and tireless work ethic. Driven and self-sufficient
  • Must live and breathe startups with broad responsibilities in a busy, dynamic environment, with lots of responsibility and lots of fun
We've got you covered!
- 100% paid employee Medical, Dental, Vision, and Basic & Optional Life Insurance. Benefits begin on your first day!
- Insurance coverage for the whole family, including flexible spending accounts
- Meaningful equity -- every employee is granted stock options when they walk in the door
- Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO) policy
- Hybrid work environment: Casual and open Denver, CO office with the ability to balance your time working from home
- 10 paid holidays days, sick leave, mental health days, and a 1-week end-of-year company shutdown
- Paid parental leave
- L&D stipend that can be used for learning opportunities at your discretion
- The chance to help build from the ground up. The hires we’re making now are foundational to our growth as a company!
Things we value, culture-wise:
Grit & Growth. We run towards challenges. If something seems unsolvable, it unleashes our persistence, our creativity, and our ability to move through uncertainty to create a solution.
Simple yet Spektacular. We’re in the early stages of building something really great and that requires a lot of hands on deck and a focus on execution. In this journey, we uncover joy in simplicity, obsess over the experience, pivot quickly and always reach for excellence.
Tenacity. The endless pursuit of customer love! We believe in collaboration, transparency, integrity, trust, listening, doing what is right, and always going above and beyond for our team and customers.
Belonging. We strive to build a company culture inclusive of all voices, differences of opinions, and the permission to be our authentic selves. We accept and celebrate what makes us unique and connects us to one another.
Enjoy the Journey. Love what you do and who you do it with! We embrace joy and kindness and we bring our authentic selves to work each day. We seek to share our optimism and compassion with everyone around us.
About the Team
At Spekit, we strive to be the change we seek. And the change we seek is a wealth of diversity in technology and the workplace. As a company with two female founders, we know that diverse and inclusive cultures drive innovative results. We’ve committed as an organization to elevate underrepresented minorities in technology through awareness, partnerships and even hosting our own scholarships to do our part in changing the status quo. If this sounds like the right place for you, we'd love to chat!