Client Executive

Sales & Marketing Remote, United Kingdom London, United Kingdom

Position at Medidata Solutions

Medidata: Conquering Diseases Together

Medidata is leading the digital transformation of life sciences, creating hope for millions of patients. Medidata helps generate the evidence and insights to help pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics companies, and academic researchers accelerate value, minimize risk, and optimize outcomes. More than one million registered users across 1,400 customers and partners access the world's most-used platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data. Medidata, a Dassault Systèmes company, is headquartered in New York City and has offices around the world to meet the needs of its customers. Discover more at

Your Mission: 

Reporting to the EMEA VP Mid-Market Sales, the Client Executive is responsible for managing and driving growth through nominated top-tier  mid-market accounts.

As a Client Executive you will be tasked with achieving revenue objectives in geographic or specifically-named account territories including identifying sales opportunities, qualifying opportunities, and efficiently leveraging resources in order to bring opportunities to successful conclusion. In addition, you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction and personal involvement in customer relationships in order to remain consistent with Medidata business principles.

  • Consistent attainment of all revenue and booking targets within assigned territory, per targets based on position referenced above

  • Development and execution of strategic sales plans as it relates to specific opportunities within assigned territory

  • Represent Medidata in the field in a manner consistent with company business principles and ethics

  • Directly responsible for closing sales transactions with clients and prospects

  • Coordination of resources within sales and other departments in order to achieve objectives

  • Maintain and update sales plans, account and opportunity data within company systems as directed, including

Your Competencies: 

  • Complexity: Possess the ability to navigate through complex sales environments, position leading edge solutions ; involving discerning customers and sophisticated customer requirements.  Orchestrate deals that bring together multiple client side and internal Medidata stakeholders, including pre-sales. 

  • Business Acumen: Have an acute understanding of organizational dynamics and be in-tune with and up to date with the competitive the landscape.  Have the ability to build credibility and rapport at c-level and gain trust and acceptance.

  • Software Selling: Expertise in SaaS / software sales is highly desirable

  • Clinical / Life Sciences: A working knowledge of life sciences industry is a prerequisite.  A good understanding of clinical trials is ideal.

  • Planning:  Ability to develop and execute against a sales plan. Maintain a robust sales pipeline.  Accurate forecasting and quarterly revenue booking.

  • Success: Demonstrated consistent tenacity and drive to achieve goals. Consistent track record in achieving and exceeding sales targets  

  • Communication: Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Your Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred 

  • Requires previous successful sales experience

Medidata is making a real difference in the lives of patients everywhere by accelerating critical drug and medical device development, enabling life-saving drugs and medical devices to get to market faster. Our products sit at the convergence of the Technology and Life Sciences industries, one of the most exciting areas for global innovation. Nine of the top 10 best-selling drugs in 2017 were developed on the Medidata platform.  Our platform has powered over 280 Covid-19 related trials and studies in 2020.

Medidata Solutions have powered over 20,000+ clinical trials giving us the largest collection of clinical trial data in the world. With this asset, we pioneer innovative, advanced applications and intelligent data analytics, bringing an unmatched level of quality and efficiency to clinical trials enabling treatments to reach patients sooner.

MDSOL Europe Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.  We welcome all applications irrespective of race, gender, gender reassignment, age, religion or belief, relationship status, pregnancy/maternity, sexual orientation or disability