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Job Description

This is NOT an open position. Please submit your CV here for future consideration.

Position Overview

The Territory Sales Representative is responsible for hunting new business from both existing and new customers within a given sales territory. Candidates will be responsible for achieving their targets by managing, building, and developing a pipeline of sales opportunities. This will be accomplished through following on qualified leads generated by the Demand Generation and/or Sales Development organization as well as outbound lead generation from targeted prospect and customer lists. Candidates will also be expected to cold call and prospect to achieve their targets. You will gain experience interacting with clients of all levels, in a variety of industries and across a broad geographical area. Autodesk offers a fast-paced, innovative environment where you will be provided the tools, resources, and outstanding leadership to sell market-leading design software to take your career to the next level. Candidates for this position must be highly motivated, tenacious, and self-starters. Territory Sales Representatives will strategically develop and qualify opportunities within their assigned territory. TSRs work closely with Sales Development reps, field-based Partner Managers, Sales Development Executives, and License Compliance teams as well as with channel partners.


  • Prioritise the highest opportunity target accounts within a defined territory
  • Work closely with Sales Development Representatives to ensure smooth and timely follow-up on sales leads
  • Evaluates the customer profile, creating value messaging, and targeting key steps needed to execute the account plans
  • Generate and close new business opportunities to fuel the sales pipeline within an assigned sales territory
  • Quickly identify decision-makers and influencers along with their corresponding business needs, timeline, and budget
  • Ensure that prospect and customers’ needs are understood and addressed by articulating how Autodesk solutions will accelerate their business
  • Utilise telephone, email, and web-based communication as the primary means of connecting with customers
  • Leverage field-based Territory Sales Executives as appropriate
  • Develop and leverage relationships with channel partners to improve all territory performance and exceed customers’ expectations
  • Build the appropriate team for each opportunity coordinating Autodesk personnel, including pre-sales, consultants, and services to drive value into the client base
  • Provide accurate and timely billing forecasting and updates to sales managers
  • Consistently meet or exceed monthly sales targets/quotas and KPIs

Minimum Qualifications

  • 4+ years of quota-carrying sales experience, including selling complex technology solutions in Inside sales/office-based sales experience
  • Ability to adapt quickly and manage difficult situations while remaining upbeat and positive
  • Strong work ethic, team-oriented, self-starter, high energy, and results-oriented. Database management is a plus
  • Sound business acumen and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Experience engaging with executive-level stakeholders to influence strategic business outcomes
  • Proven ability to manage multiple concurrent sales cycles
  • Drive to continually improve your sales skills through on-the-job coaching, self-learning, and as defined by Autodesk sales career progression framework
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Proven track record of exceeding sales targets, quotas and KPIs
  • Proficiency in English (both written and verbal)

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About Autodesk

Welcome to Autodesk! Amazing things are created every day with our software – from the greenest buildings and cleanest cars to the smartest factories and biggest hit movies. We help innovators turn their ideas into reality, transforming not only how things are made, but what can be made.

We take great pride in our culture here at Autodesk – our Culture Code is at the core of everything we do. Our values and ways of working help our people thrive and realize their potential, which leads to even better outcomes for our customers.

When you’re an Autodesker, you can be your whole, authentic self and do meaningful work that helps build a better future for all. Ready to shape the world and your future? Join us!

Salary transparency

Salary is one part of Autodesk’s competitive compensation package. Offers are based on the candidate’s experience and geographic location. In addition to base salaries, we also have a significant emphasis on discretionary annual cash bonuses, commissions for sales roles, stock or long-term incentive cash grants, and a comprehensive benefits package.

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Advice from our career coach

A successful applicant for this Territory Sales Representative position at Autodesk should know that the role involves hunting new business from both existing and new customers within a sales territory, managing, building, and developing a pipeline of sales opportunities, and cold calling and prospecting to achieve targets. To stand out as an applicant, focus on showcasing strong communication and presentation skills, the ability to engage with executive-level stakeholders, proven track record of exceeding sales targets, and willingness to continually improve sales skills. Here are some specific tips to help you standout:

  • Highlight your experience in quota-carrying sales roles, particularly selling complex technology solutions
  • Showcase your ability to adapt quickly, manage difficult situations, and stay positive
  • Emphasize your strong work ethic, team-oriented nature, self-starting attitude, and results-oriented mindset
  • Demonstrate your strong communication skills and experience engaging with executive-level stakeholders
  • Provide examples of how you have managed multiple concurrent sales cycles and continuously improved your sales skills
  • Explain how you have consistently met or exceeded sales targets, quotas, and KPIs
  • Illustrate your proficiency in English, both written and verbal
  • Express comfort with working in fast-paced and dynamic environments

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