Account Executive - Oil & Gas Industry Sales (Houston-based)

Houston, TX/Remote
Added: February 16, 2024

GHGSat offers greenhouse gas detection, measurement, and monitoring services to industrial and government customers around the world. The company uses its own satellites and aircraft sensors, combined with third-party data, to help industrial emitters better understand, control, and reduce their emissions.

As GHGSat continues its journey to build the world's leading geospatial atmospheric data platform, we are seeking salespeople for our satellite derived methane monitoring products. These products help companies across commercial sectors identify and analyze methane gas emissions helping them proactively mitigate and manage the risk of loss of their valuable product.

As an Account Executive at GHGSat, you’ll be spearheading initiatives selling our solutions, along with our vision of helping our customers dramatically reduce the risks and impact of methane gas emissions across key verticals. We’re looking for those who love building new relationships with senior business owners and decision makers (CTOs, CEOs, Heads of Operations and Business Unit owners) about using our monitoring and data solutions and running the overall strategic relationship with these customers (including white space identification, contract negotiations, etc.)

What you’ll do:

GHGSat is looking for an excellent teammate who has shown success in prior roles. Your responsibilities will include:

● Prospecting and handling high-value prospects and customers. You will contribute to the fast-growing business, and source new opportunities to provide GHGSat’s solutions to.

● Build robust territory plan to grow existing accounts and breakthrough at greenfield accounts

● Driving opportunities for product use cases around data, analytics, and emissions monitoring.

● Work with and mentor Sales Development Reps on your team, to drive new leads and sales

● You will deliver the technical win and product fit at customer accounts. You will build customer trust in GHGSat and our solutions, which results in customer success in the

post-sale. The Account Executive is both technical and a skilled relationship builder. They can clearly articulate complex value propositions.

Your Background:

GHGSat values diverse experiences in other industries, and we encourage everyone who meets most of the required qualifications to apply. We are always looking for people who will bring something new to the table!


● Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, or other relevant background

● 5+ years experience selling solutions to Oil & Gas, Waste Management, Mining and/or Financial Services industrial clients

● Strong track record of sales performance

● Experience building and selling SaaS, Data and Business Analytics solutions

● Strong team selling skills that involve cross functional teams of generalist AEs, product management, and executive sponsors.

● Hands-on, passionate, and creative problem solver with know how to get things done and ability to lead others to success, focusing on creating value

● Strong understanding of metrics and KPIs

● Highly visible, excellent communicator and presenter able to gain confidence of c-level audience

● Ability to build a deep understanding of an enterprise’s emissions solutions’ needs and guide them to a technical solution

● Ability to learn, embrace change, and be a team player

GHGSat offers a creative and highly-motivating work environment. We offer competitive salaries, health and social benefits including flex-time and continuing development. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. GHGSat is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, or other legally protected status. If you would like to request an accommodation, please notify your Recruiter.