PayPal Sales Leader - Retail Innovation, Canada in Boston, Massachusetts

Sales Leader - Retail Innovation, Canadain Remote Massachusettsat PayPal

Date Posted: 10/10/2017

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  • Employee Type: Full-Time

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  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 10/10/2017

  • Job ID: R0023632

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At PayPal, we believe that now is the time to democratize financial services so that moving and managing money is a right for all citizens, not just the affluent. We are driven by this purpose, and we uphold our cultural values of collaboration, innovation, wellness and inclusion as our guide for making decisions and conducting business every day. It is our duty and privilege to be customer champions and put those we serve at the center of everything we do.

We are one team that respects and values diversity of thought for everyone, everywhere, and we actively seek to create an energizing workplace that brings out the best in all of us. If you’re ready to shape the future of money, join the team at PayPal. We're proud to work here. You will be too.

Job Description

The Sales Leader - Retail Innovation will lead sales, engagement and business development efforts with strategic large enterprise accounts. PayPal's In-store initiative is one of our key identified growth areas. In this role, a senior and experienced enterprise technology sales executive will have responsibility for identifying, managing and closing significant opportunities with innovative retailers, primarily in the Canadian market.

This role will focus on the Canada market. It could be based in Toronto, or in a major US city near Toronto.

This individual will be able act as a subject matter expert and convey best practices in digital, commerce and the evolving consumer-retailer relationship as the retail industry transforms to create new and innovative ways to engage in commerce. These will include mobile and digital payment capabilities, but it will equally include complimentary technology and services related to customer acquisition, marketing, offers and loyalty as key components of the overall customer engagement solution. This role will greatly expand the ability of the In-store team to support the global effort to grow in-store and accelerate our sales activity, resulting in $2-5M in additional revenue and $200-500M in TPV


  • The ability to work across the key functional areas and stakeholders in digital, mobile, marketing, ecommerce and innovation in order to position PayPal and its unique technology and services as a strategic, long-term partner

  • Skilled at articulating the strategic vision and value proposition of PayPal In-store

  • Adept at creating new relationships, helping to set strategy and putting together executable campaigns and operations

  • An understanding of key retailer success metrics and KPIs

  • A strong and proven track-record in enterprise selling

  • The ability to engage and interact at the EVP/C-level with very large retailers

  • The ability to design and execute comprehensive sales and engagement plans from inception through close and deployment

  • Working with the sales and relationship management teams in each of the geographic regions, globally, it also requires the ability to navigate PayPal internally and to work with senior PayPal management


  • Bachelor's degree, MBA a plus

  • 10+ year's experience, start-up experience a plus

  • Technology sales background at the enterprise level

  • Track record of solution selling

  • Astute problem solving skills

  • Professional poise and gravitas


Individuals seeking employment at PayPal are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. You have the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.