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Director, Global Accounts - APAC in Singapore at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/24/2020

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 305 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

The Director of Global Accounts is responsible for acquiring new business, driving revenue and developing growth strategies with PayPal’s largest clients and prospects. This role requires a significant track record of successful sales leadership targeting multi-national organizations. Ultimately, this high-level performer is expected to create genuine connections with some of the most impressive companies in the world.

The ideal candidate will be a hands-on, high energy self-starter who enjoys a challenge, and is accustomed to working in a fast-paced dynamic environment while constantly focusing on delivering results. This an excellent opportunity for someone who is passionate about driving sales results in a dynamic environment and has demonstrated the ability to take ideas to execution. The candidate will have experience selling payment processing technology, possess solid financial and technology acumen along with top-notch relationship building skills.   The leader must be focused on exceeding pipeline, sales, revenue, operational and strategic goals.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop and define the strategy to acquire and grow PayPal’s largest, multi-national customers.
  • Execute to achieve sales targets and key business results.
  • Develop relationships and credibility required to effectively convey the value of PayPal’s solutions and vision to C-level executives within complex multi-national companies. 
  • Negotiate commercial terms, contracts and close deals with multi-national companies.
  • Effectively manage the internal process required for a complex sales process. Internal key contacts include pre-sales product specialists, integration engineers, finance, legal and marketing etc.
  • Serve as a catalyst for change and continuous improvement. Recommend improvements to sales strategies based on learnings and competitor analysis.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required; M.B.A. a plus.
  • 7+ years of relevant experience in selling payments and processing industry experience 
  • Technology-related sales experience.
  • Extensive consultative sales experience involving lengthy complex sales processes with global e-commerce businesses.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate effectively in a matrixed organization.
  • Exceptional consultative sales skills with a passion & hunger to win.
  • Results oriented, analytical, self-motivated & a “hands on” person with proven ability to meet objectives & targets.
  • 50-75% Travel

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

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