Business Development Representative

About Elate 

Elate is the industry-leading Operations Platform for today’s business leaders. With Elate, leaders can define company objectives, measure key results, and drive accountability at every level of the business. Elate is the Operations Platform that builds efficiency into growth with real-time data powering direction. From a company’s first round of funding through every growth curve along the way, Elate is helping the world's fastest growing companies leverage data and industry-leading insights to drive decision-making.

About the Role 

As one of the early-stage team members at Elate, the Business Development Representative will play a critical role in building and executing on the GTM strategy for the sales and marketing teams. In this role you will be responsible for identifying and creating new opportunities within target accounts through prospecting and engagement efforts. You will have the opportunity to help create outbound campaigns for key accounts, and work closely with marketing to coordinate account-based marketing efforts. As a Business Development Representative, you will be asked to work with key stakeholders and coordinate multiple teams in campaign efforts, including sales, marketing, and C-level team members. 

What To Expect 

Month One 

Welcome to life at a start-up! We’ve got big goals and an even bigger vision for how Elate can power sustainable growth for today’s business leaders. As operations and growth stage experts, our team members provide value for every prospect through our industry-knowledge. The first month will consist of your crash-course into understanding our market, the challenges faced by our customers, and how we are building the industry-leading Operations Platform. You’ll be spending time learning about the genesis of Elate and our vision for the future. You will also begin your outbound campaign efforts on your journey to building Elate’s customer base.

By Month Three 

With a strong foundational understanding of our customers and market, you are confidently reaching out to prospective customers. You are able to identify key stakeholders within target accounts and bring a value-add level of engagement into conversations with prospects. The meetings you set are qualified, and you are exceeding your weekly, monthly, and quarterly metrics. You’ll consistently be contributing toward our company culture. 

By Month Six 

In true start-up fashion, as you continue to excel, you will be presented with the opportunity to take on a more significant role in leading campaign strategy across multiple departments. This will lead to adding further responsibilities that continue your professional development and career growth. 

By Month Twelve 

One of the core values of Elate is our entrepreneurial mindset, and with that comes the freedom and responsibility to provide valuable insights across the business. Building business plans, expanding into new opportunities, or identifying critical gaps in our GTM strategy are all on the table. You’ve been continuing to excel as a Business Development Representative, and we want to continue to find new opportunities that allow you to have the biggest impact on the company. 

Skills and Experience You Bring to the Role 

  • Continuous learner
  • Unconventional problem solver
  • Positive and tenacious communication skills 
  • Competitive and driven with a team-first attitude 
  • Fail fast mentality 
  • Constantly seeking self and team improvement
  • Desire to work in high-energy environment 
  • Entrepreneurial mindset to thrive in situations without all the answers 

Elate is committed to continually encouraging and supporting diversity in our workforce. We welcome any and all individuals who will challenge our norms and help us think differently. If you believe you would be a good fit for this position, please apply. Reach out to us at for any questions.

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