Business Development Representative (East Coast, USA)
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Write the future at Rasa.
Conversation. It’s the thread between our product and our people. The tool that enables us to forge relationships through compassion and expertise. To find the connection between our differences. It keeps us close together across borders and backgrounds and helps us create our shared vision.
Rasa means tight-knit. We get to the point and have the courage to ask ‘why?’. Because through relentless experimentation, passion, and vision, we’re transforming the way people interact with organizations through AI.
That’s Rasa. That’s our message.
Join us and add yours.
We’re looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to join our Sales team. You will be responsible for discovering & identifying new sales leads and partnering with the sales team to develop those leads into qualified opportunities. Using your unique personality and grit, you will outbound targeted leads and qualify inbound leads to increase the pipeline of potential Rasa customers. You will be reporting to the Senior Director, Business Development & Operations.
Full-time - 100% remote - Location: Continental USA
Rasa cannot provide work authorization/visa sponsorship for this role.
ABOUT THIS ROLE
We’re a startup, so you’ll have to be comfortable rolling up your sleeves and doing whatever is required to support our mission. As a BDR, you'll make an impact on your team by:
Representing the Rasa brand and providing an exceptional experience for our prospects.
Researching accounts, identifying leads, and tenaciously qualifying new opportunities.
Consistently maintaining a high volume of activity including outbound calls, emails, & social.
Accurately tracking interactions and pipeline generation information in Salesforce.
Evangelizing Rasa’s platform, mission, and vision.
Collaborating with sales, marketing, and demand generation to optimize the sales funnel and build our sales pipeline efficiently.
Consistently exceeding quota targets.
Thrive on change while remaining highly organized, optimistic, and coachable.
Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.
Sincere customer empathy and genuinely care about solving others’ problems.
Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team in a fast-paced startup environment.
A positive attitude and an incredible work ethic.
Nice to have:
1-2 years of experience in lead generation, sales, marketing or customer-facing roles.
Knowledge, experience and/or passion of open source, machine learning, and AI assistants.
Experience successfully interacting with executives in Fortune 500 companies.
Experience with prospecting tools like Salesforce and Linkedin.
Please keep in mind that we are describing the background that would best fit the role. Even if you don’t meet all the requirements, yet you are confident that you are up for the task, we absolutely want to get to know you!
MEET YOUR TEAM
This role sits within our Customer Office organization and Business Development & Operations department. You will join a current team of BDRs and work with your manager, demand generation, and account executives to generate a pipeline of qualified opportunities from target accounts and inbound leads.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US
Flexible hours and a dedicated remote budget
A stipend for personal development & 6 paid education days to help you grow within your role
Unlimited PTO + paid sick leave + 14 paid U.S. public holidays (in 2024)
A Macbook, and other tech to help you to do your job
We have regular remote team events, as well as an annual company-wide offsite
401(k) contribution with up to 4% match (USA only)
You can find more information about our benefits per location here: Rasa Perks & Benefits
Rasa is the leader in generative conversational AI, enabling enterprises to build and deliver next-level AI assistants. Merging a state-of-the-art engine with a user-friendly low-code UI, Rasa offers an open and adaptable platform that perfectly aligns with business logic. This innovative approach makes Rasa a reliable and trusted choice for enterprises seeking to enhance customer interactions while reducing costs. Rasa runs in production everywhere from startups to Fortune 500s, and provides the data privacy, security, and scalability needed by enterprises of every size. Rasa is privately held, with funding from Accel, Andreessen Horowitz, and Basis Set Ventures. www.rasa.com
Rasa is an equal-opportunity employer. We are still a small team and are committed to growing in an inclusive manner. We want to augment our team with talented, compassionate people irrespective of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.