Salesforce.com, Inc Strategic Account Manager, Service Cloud- Communications, Media & Technology in Springfield, Illinois
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As an Account Executive within the Service Cloud team, you would be responsible for selling the world's #1 platform application for Service, which is the fastest growing application solution at Salesforce. You will work in partnership with the existing account owners and will carry quota for the Service Cloud product sales. The Account Executive will formulate and execute a Service Cloud sales strategy within an assigned region, drive revenue growth by penetrating the current customer base, and developing new customers in the enterprise space. This role will work both inside of large existing accounts as well as prospect and hunt to build new relationships in a set of named accounts within our Communications, Media, and Technology vertical. This is a prime Account Executive role where you will be responsible for leading the deal.
You will work closely with current customers and prospective customers as a trusted adviser to deeply understand their unique company challenges and goals. You will consult with customers on the Salesforce Service Cloud to evangelize solutions that will help them reach their business goals and blaze new trails within their organizations. You will contribute to our business growth in a fast paced, collaborative and fun atmosphere, as a valued member of our Ohana.
Develop and execute successful Service & Support sales campaigns
Personally create new leads from prospecting efforts and assist others
To thoroughly qualify leads & sales opportunities
Leverage business from new & established relationships
Strategize, negotiate & close business
Exceed an annual sales quota
5+ years of experience with selling technology solutions
Consultative selling experience
Solution Selling Ability
4+ years selling software/SaaS with outstanding quota attainment history and track record
Extensive background selling Customer Service or Call Center solutions
Objection Handling Skills
Planning and Closing Skills
4 year college degree
Consistent overachievement of goals
Creative with problem solving skills and ability to succeed in a fast paced environment
Proven ability to work well as part of an extended sales team
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