Senior Account Executive - Banking

Job Locations DK-Århus | DK-Copenhagen | DK
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Are you a problem solver, explorer, and knowledge seeker – always asking, “What if?”


If so, you may be the new team member we’re looking for. Because at SAS, your curiosity matters – whether you’re developing algorithms, creating customer experiences or answering critical questions. Curiosity is our code, and the opportunities here are endless.


What We Do


We’re the leader in analytics. Through our software and services, we inspire customers around the world to transform data into intelligence. Our curiosity fuels innovation, pushing boundaries, challenging the status quo and changing the way we live.


What You’ll Do


We are currently seeking a Senior Account Executive for our biggest Banking customers. In this role you will be working with large enterprise clients where you will have responsibility for SAS Institute’s value proposition with your customers, managing strategic and tactical governance, co-operating closely with your customers to improve and optimize current business as well as identifying and prioritizing new opportunities.

You will lead, drive and orchestrate the account team, and together with the team manage the entire customer relationship including business planning, sales processes, customer satisfaction and consulting engagements.


What we are looking for

  • You have significant, demonstrated experience within Relationship Management and Leadership.
  • You are comfortable to take a clear leadership role throughout the complex sales cycle, from establishing a relationship and discovering an opportunity, via proving value and negotiating business terms, all the way through to delivering the value we promised.
  • You understand how financial services institutions function in order to develop compelling value propositions in a solution mindset and ultimately ensure benefit realization.
  • You are highly motivated, a self-starter, articulate and able to contribute to the transformation of projects in the financial industry.
  • You will benefit from having worked in consulting or account management role, or maybe you have a come from the banking industry.
  • To become successful, you should have an insight into the mechanics of how organizations can get the best out of the solutions proposed. An understanding of change management and how complex projects are procured, including implementation and delivery would be extremely beneficial.
  • Understanding of how agile organisations operate will also be beneficial.
  • Good communications and presentations skills both in Danish and in English

What we offer:


The insurance and banking industry is currently under immense pressure for change. SAS Institute is perfectly positioned to help our customers cope with this dynamic landscape by allowing them to capture the full value of using SAS’s solutions to change the way our customer operate. Customers are rapidly embracing analytics as a core strategic competency and when you join us, you will help our customers on a transformational journey that will bring immense value. Analytics is transformative in nature and at the heart of major market trends in the financial services sector like customer interactions, risk & compliance, combatting fraud, ESG, cloud deliveries, marketing and much more.


Additional Information:


SAS is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


The level of this position will be determined based on the applicant's education, skills and experience. We know that the confidence gap can get in the way of excellent candidates, so please don’t hesitate to apply even if you don’t think you have the necessary experience – we’d love to hear from you.


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