Software Sales Account Manager - Switzerland (m/f/d)

Job Summary

As a Sales Account Manager, you will be responsible for strategically positioning MATLAB and Simulink software based solutions to new and existing customers in Switzerland.  Key customers in this territory are in High Tech industries such as Automation & Robotics, Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices,  Consumer Electronics & Semiconductor, and Power & Control Systems. This position is located in Bern, Switzerland.


  • Proactively call into existing customers to broaden and deepen adoption of our tools.
  • Prospect for new customers in the assigned territory and close new sales for our products and services.
  • Team with application engineering to uncover customer pains and demonstrate our solutions.
  • Articulate our company's product and business proposition to C Level decision makers.
  • Collaborate with technical marketing, product development, and application engineering to set direction for the territory and assure proper service to our customers and prospects.
  • Manage sales forecast and meet monthly and quarterly goals set for the territory.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree and 3 years of professional work experience is required.
  • Candidates must be willing to travel 25% to 50% of the time
  • Candidates for this position must hold a valid work permit in Switzerland.

Additional Qualifications

  • Fluent verbal and written German language skills (C1-C2).
  • Fluent verbal and written English language skills (C1-C2).
  • Experience selling software or technology products and services is preferred.
  • Proven success in penetrating new markets and developing new business. 
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and execute strategic territory and account plans.
  • Proven record of accomplishment and over-achievement of goals.
  • Experience with Customer Success strategies.
  • Familiarity with CRM systems.
  • French language skills area a plus.

Why MathWorks?

It’s the chance to collaborate with bright, passionate people. It’s contributing to software products that make a difference in the world. And it’s being part of a company with an incredible commitment to doing the right thing – for each individual, our customers, and the local community.

MathWorks develops MATLAB and Simulink, the leading technical computing software used by engineers and scientists. The company employs 4000 people in 16 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, U.S.A. MathWorks is privately held and has been profitable every year since its founding in 1984.

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