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Account Manager, France

Paris, France

What makes us Qlik

Qlik helps enterprises around the world move faster, work smarter, and lead the way forward with an end-to-end solution for getting value out of data. Our platform is the only one on the market that allows for open-ended, curiosity-driven exploration, giving everyone – at any skill level – the ability to make real discoveries that lead to real outcomes and transformative changes. We are a Values-Driven organization, operating over 100 countries with 45,000 customers around the world. If you think we are interesting, please read on – we may be looking for you!

The Sales Organization
The Sales Organization in Qlik is the primary connection to our customers and prospects; focusing on driving revenue in new accounts and expanding our presence in the territory's existing customer. The teams work geographically or are industry focused. 

How you will spend your time as our next Account Manager

We are looking for a candidate who will be responsible for one of the most prolific perimeters of Qlik big account team!

If you want to work within a great team, like challenges, and have successful experience working as an Account Manager with large accounts in an innovative and competitive environment in a software company, please join us!

If you have a passion for success, respect for commitments, willingness to manage important issues at the end of the day and you want to be the conductor of your own success and the success of Qlik France, this is a place for you.

Independently identify and acquire new customers, as well as up sell to existing customer base in the Industry Sector (Segments to be defined) and exceed all business and revenue targets.


  • Maximize revenue potential in the IB market directly and in collaboration with Qlik's partners and Qlik's Alliances team


  • Manage the designated sector as a business; incorporating customers, prospects, Qlik's partners, Qlik's marketing and Industry Forums.


  • In conjunction and strong collaboration with pre- sales, deliver successful “Proof of Concepts” events


  • Effectively manage and drive the sales cycle from prospection through to successful closure.


  • Engage and develop a strong network with decision makers/key influencers within the customer community and partner community


  • Act as an ambassador for the French business in the Industry Market - lead and champion Qlik in this strategically important business segment.


  • Drive customer success through strong understanding of their business and ability to strongly engage the Qlikview and Qlik Sense value proposition within those customer communities.


  • Build up a sustainable and robust pipeline quarter by quarter and ensure accurate and rigourous forecasting and account planning.


  • Participate and act as spokesperson in trade show events, workshops and seminars as appropriate for the segment.


  • Develop long term and trustworthy and collaborative relationships across all levels within the customer/partner/Qlik community


You will be successful if you have

  • Demonstrable experience calling on and selling to senior decision makers – in both business and IT
  • Ability to qualify and prioritize prospects, and generate opportunities through prospecting, networking and relationship building
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Excellent communication, listening, presentation, and writing skills
  • Strong business orientation and commercial acumen
  • Results focused and ability to execute successful plans
  • An outgoing, focused and organized person with a strong will to succeed
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-moving environment
  • Ability to identify and understand key market drivers
  • Anticipate and plan for future market changes that will impact the business.
  • Communicate complicated ideas or business issues so that everyone understands
  • Ability to react quickly and appropriately to new situations that arise suddenly.
  • Fluent in French and English

You will thrive if you have

  • Proven experience of consistently over achieving in software solutions sales to large and mid-size companies
  • Successful track record in the Industry Sector
  • Solid and credible relationships with key decision makers in respective market.
  • Experience working with System Integrators and other partners


Our way of giving back

To our communities, to the world, and to you is a core part of the culture at Qlik. We encourage our employees to participate in our numerous Corporate Responsibility Program initiatives.

The role is located in Paris, France. If you think this position is interesting, you are welcome with your complete application in English. Apply as soon as possible as we are working continuously with the applications for this assignment.

Qlik is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected category or characteristic.  We value the diversity of our workforce. If you need assistance due to disability during the application and/or recruiting process, please contact us via the Accessibility Request Form


Qlik is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Qlik via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Qlik. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Qlik as a result of the referral or through other means.