Non Profit Mid-Market Account Executive

San Francisco

Asana for Nonprofits is looking for a driven, entrepreneurial, impact-motivated sales professional who holds themselves accountable to achieving results.  As one of the first members of our growing Nonprofit sales team, this role will be instrumental in helping to define Asana’s go-to-market strategy for the nonprofit sector.  Responsible for landing and expanding business with nonprofit customers, this role will bring innovation and energy to identifying opportunities to scale our business while maximizing customer value. You'll join a talented team focused on helping our nonprofit customers understand and leverage the power of Asana.  

What you’ll achieve:

  • Proactively manage a portfolio of nonprofit customers, serving as their main point of contact
  • Prospect and close expansion opportunities within your book of business (up-sell, cross-sell)
  • Leverage your customer relationships to ensure successful renewals 
  • Develop customer champions to expand usage within new teams and departments
  • Engage with nonprofit executives and IT contacts to deploy Asana wall-to-wall
  • Experiment with new processes and revenue streams that drive value for nonprofit customers
  • Be a key player in influencing how Asana achieves its revenue goals on the Nonprofit team
  • Define territory and account strategies to exceed targets in partnership with a smart and collaborative sales enablement team. 
  • Pattern recognize and help strategize the nonprofit go-to-market strategy

About You:

  • 4+ years closing experience in an sales role or equivalent  
  • Experience working directly with or knowledge of the nonprofit sector
  • Full sales-cycle management skills, from prospecting to close, including up-selling, cross-selling, and new business prospecting. 
  • Impeccable customer skills: communication, empathy, and integrity
  • Ability to set repeatable processes that support a high volume of customer interactions
  • Ability to advocate equally for the user and Asana in overcoming challenges
  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships with line-of-business leaders, IT and/or nonprofit executives
  • Adaptable to changing conditions
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Solution oriented 

About Asana for Nonprofits:
Launched commercially in 2012, Asana has emerged as the leader in the work management category. Asana for Nonprofits helps nonprofits make an impact with Asana’s product, people, and services. Our success is linked to our culture, employees, and commitment to our mission: to help humanity thrive by enabling all teams to work together effortlessly.


About us

Asana helps teams orchestrate their work, from small projects to strategic initiatives. Millions of teams around the world, from small businesses to large enterprises, rely on Asana to manage everything from company objectives to digital transformation to product launches and marketing campaigns. For the past 5 years, we've been named a top workplace, including top 10 Great Place to Work Best Small & Medium Workplaces, #1 Fortune Best Workplace in the Bay Area for four years in a row, #8 Fortune Best Workplaces for Women, #14 Glassdoor Best Place to Work, and one of Ireland's Best Workplaces. After spending more than a year physically distanced, we are safely and mindfully returning our global teams to in-person collaboration, incorporating flexibility that adds hybrid elements to our office-centric culture. With offices all over the world, we are always looking for curious, collaborative, and mission-driven people to help us enable the world’s teams to work together effortlessly.


We believe in supporting people to do their best work and thrive, and building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive company is core to our mission. Our goal is to ensure that Asana upholds an inclusive environment where all people feel that they are equally respected and valued, whether they are applying for an open position or working at the company. We welcome applicants of any educational background, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, citizenship, socioeconomic status, disability, and veteran status.

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