Account Executive, Strategic

Who we are

About Stripe

Stripe is a financial infrastructure platform for businesses. Millions
of companies—from the world’s largest enterprises to the most ambitious
startups—use Stripe to accept payments, grow their revenue, and
accelerate new business opportunities. Our mission is to increase the
GDP of the internet, and we have a staggering amount of work ahead. That
means you have an unprecedented opportunity to put the global economy
within everyone’s reach while doing the most important work of your

About the team

The Strategic Accounts team aims to help Stripe’s most critical
customers grow their business using modern infrastructure to power
inventive business models, lower costs, and enable superior experiences
for their customers.

What you’ll do

As a Strategic Account Executive you will work with Stripe's largest
and most critical customers to help grow their business. 


  • Be responsible for revenue growth for 1-3 of Stripe’s most strategic
  • Develop both the long-term vision and account strategy for the team
    and manage day-to-day relationships, both internal and external
  • Be accountable for increasing revenue and stickiness of your customers
  • Effectively work cross-functionally across the organization to shape
    Stripe's solutions to meet customer needs

Who you are

We are looking for a highly experienced sales executive who is a
self-starter, demonstrates success dealing with ambiguity, operates in a
high-growth environment, and solves complicated problems with limited
oversight. Ideal candidates will have experience navigating complex
strategic sales, working with internal and customer executives on a
regular basis, superior communication skills, and a knack for
understanding complex customer needs. 

Minimum Requirements

  • 15+ years of technology sales experience, specifically with a minimum
    of 6 years managing 1-2 strategic/global accounts
  • Experience driving complex strategy and relationships at multiple
  • Ability to build relationships with strategic client and industry
    thought leaders
  • Demonstrated passion for Stripe’s mission
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical concepts and build great
    relationships with highly technical customers. Also needs to be
    skilled at driving CxO level strategy and relationships

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience at a growth stage Internet/software company

Pay and Benefits

The annual US base salary range for this role is $389,300 - $549,600. For sales roles, the range provided is the role’s On Target Earnings ("OTE") range, meaning that the range includes both the sales commissions/sales bonuses target and annual base salary for the role. This salary range may be inclusive of several career levels at Stripe and will be narrowed during the interview process based on a number of factors, including the candidate’s experience, qualifications, and location. Applicants interested in this role and who are not located in the US may request the annual salary range for their location during the interview process.

Additional benefits for this role may include: equity, company bonus or sales commissions/bonuses; 401(k) plan; medical, dental, and vision benefits; and wellness stipends.

Office locations

New York



Job type

Full time

We look forward to hearing from you

At Stripe, we're looking for people with passion, grit, and integrity. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Stripe, we welcome diverse perspectives and people who think rigorously and aren't afraid to challenge assumptions. Join us.