Maintain Long-Term Success As A Top Sales Manager By Offering Products And Services As Solutions, Not Commodities
The job of a top sales manager is a lot like old-school video gaming. The more you succeed, the deeper you get into the game, the harder the challenges get thrown your way. And the same is true for sustaining the revenue growth of a large company.
Enterprise Account Executive SW Sales role selling into the Engineering community. This organization offers a cutting edge 3D modeling technology that allows companies to make their engineering depts more efficient, react quicker to proposals and cut down their time to market.
Success in business requires you know what other people know but also who other people know. But networking takes more than just a LinkedIn profile or a deep Rolodex. Making connections and maintaining relationships with the people who support you throughout your career can be the key to success for most individuals. By effectively building a network of colleagues, business associates and more, you are ensuring that whenever you need a new client, a new job, or to develop your skills further, you can call upon your network to help you.
In this role you will be responsible for prospecting to uncover new opportunities in an assigned geographic territory. You will be supported by lead generation tools and the business development team but in this role you will be responsible for building a pipeline of potential opportunities that can lead to new business/revenue. You must be knowledgeable of company's software applications and maintain a well organized sales model. Comfort managing existing clientele on a regular basis and up selling new system solutions and upgrades is required. You must be familiar with SalesForce.com and be very comfortable with communication via the telephone, in person meetings and presentations. You must be able to work closely with pre sales, finance, marketing and legal departments.
There may be nothing more important for a business -- or more difficult -- than hiring good salespeople. "There are more mistakes in sales hiring than any other position," says Bob Kreisberg, CEO of Opus Productivity Solutions, a company in Laguna Hills, California, that administers tests used in hiring salespeople. "The difference between a good interview and good performance is often wider than usual."
Everyone has encountered a deal breaker. That one unappealing characteristic -- no matter how attractive something initially seems -- that completely overrides any positive aspects.
Calling for an experienced enterprise software sales executive to target leading alternative asset managers (hedge funds, funds-of-funds, prime brokers), to build relationships and close new business. Working closely with the VP of Sales and inside sale support and travel for sales appointments as needed to primary target markets. This rapidly growing, dynamic and innovative company is a leading global provider of front-office software for the alternative assets industry — hedge funds, private equity, venture capital, prime brokerage, and funds of funds since 1998. They have experienced double digit revenue growth every year and anticipate the same for the immediate and long term future.