Manager, SMB Sales at Leanplum
New York City, NY, US
About Leanplum: Leanplum is a mobile engagement platform that helps forward-looking brands like Grab, Tinder, and Tesco meet the real-time needs of their customers. By transforming data into an understanding of users’ needs and wants, our platform delivers unified experiences that are timely, tested, and relevant — building the customer loyalty that fuels business growth. Founded in San Francisco, Leanplum has offices across North America, Europe, and Asia, and has received more than $98 million in funding from leading Silicon Valley Venture Capital firms. Leanplum has also been recognized as Fortune’s Best Companies to Work For and Entrepreneur’s Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America. Download the media kit and learn more at
Our CultureAt Leanplum you’ll meet employees from 22 countries and counting. We house a world champion air guitarist, three medalists from programming competitions, and several loyal office dogs who greet you at the door with tails wagging. Past perks have included company vacations to Mexico and Tahoe, Alfred Hitchcock movie nights, and costume parties. But most of all, we believe in gratitude, collaboration, and karma.
About The Role: This is an exciting opportunity to build and lead a new segment that is core to our business! As an SMB Manager, you will lead a team of Account Executives in our New York & San Francisco office that focus on closing pivotal deals in accounts experiencing growth. You will help build a team of highly motivated, energetic sales professionals that take pride in landing new customers, running strategic sales cycles and delivering the Leanplum message to a wide base of accounts across various industries. We are looking for an individual who is a mentor & coach, someone who fosters talent, strives to guide their employees to truly understand their customers' challenges and goals so that they can articulate business value and quantifying business impact.


    • 4+ years of SaaS sales experience
    • A track record of exceeding $1M+ annual quotas
    • 2+ years leading a B2B sales team selling to companies with 1-100 employees
    • Sales methodology such as MEDDICC and Command of the Message a plus.
    • Expertise with Funnel CreationExperience managing, hiring and training Account Executives to achieve performance goals.
    • Experience developing a new territory and or experience managing a lead generation team timely preferred.
    • Excellent communication, business acumen organizational and time management skills required
    • Customer-centric
    • Robust Salesforce analysis and reporting and forecasting skillset is highly preferred.
    • Passionate about technology
    • Knowledgeable about our space
    • Proven ability to drive the sales process from plan to close
    • Excellent listening, negotiation and presentation skills
    • BA/BS degree


    • Hire, train and manage a team of SMB Account Executives
    • Develop AEs for career growth within the Leanplum Sales Organization.
    • Accurately and on-time reporting on sales metrics and forecast to senior sales management
    • Motivate individuals and team to exceed objectives through coaching and mentorship.
    • Actively use to manage sales process, and set standards for performance metrics.
    • Engage your team with daily huddles, interactive meetings and fun challenges.
    • Over-achievement of sales targetsEffectively lead your Sales Team to success hitting monthly, quarterly and annual sales goals.

Perks and Benefits

    • Best places to work in NYC Competitive SalariesHealth, vision, and dental insurance
    • Gym and Phone Reimbursement
    • Flexible vacation
    • Peer bonuses
    • Delicious and healthy meals
    • Pinot Fridays on our Soho Rooftop
    • Much more
Leanplum is an equal employment opportunity employer for all applicants and employees.  We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition, family care status, veteran status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws. When necessary, we also make reasonable accommodations for disabled employees and for pregnant employees who request an accommodation, with the advice of their health care providers, for pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.