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About this role:
The Account Executive is a field-based, direct sales role responsible for both client retention and growth through contract expansion and the introduction of new products and services, as well as acquiring net new opportunities through acquisition of new business. You will consult with C-level executives to develop and implement an effective, enterprise-wide strategy that maximizes the value delivered by Gartner’s products and services.
What you’ll do:
Account management with an outcome of increased customer satisfaction and an increase in retention and account growth
Business development and acquiring net new opportunities
Quota responsibility of $800,000+ of contract value within a territory of major client accounts
Mastery and consistent execution of Gartner’s sales methodology
Account planning and territory management
Managing forecast accuracy on a monthly/quarterly/annual basis
Maintaining competitive knowledge and focus
In-depth knowledge of Gartner’s products and services
What you’ll need:
5+ years of proven consultative sales experience, preferably in high technology (services, software or hardware)
Ability to prospect and manage C-level and senior-level relationships within large global enterprises
Proven experience building excellent client relationships, offering value added, insightful and strategic vision into their business
Knowledge of the full life cycle of the sales process from prospecting to close
Who you are:
Comfortable selling to, influencing and building trust-based, value-added relationships with senior executives
Able to solve complex problems and successfully manage ambiguity and unexpected change
Teachable and embracing of best practices and feedback as a means of continuous improvement
Consistently high achiever marked by perseverance, humility and a positive outlook in the face of challenges
What we offer:
In addition to an outstanding work environment with rapid advancement potential, Gartner sales associates enjoy exceptional compensation and benefits, including:
Competitive base salary
Generous performance-based rewards, including all-expense-paid trips to exotic locations around the world.
Gartner is the world’s leading research and advisory company, offering information, advice and tools for business leaders. We provide objective and invaluable insights to our C-level executive clients, where we guide them to achieve the mission-critical priorities of their organization. We’ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and now employ over 17,000 associates globally and support 12,000 clients in more than 100 countries.
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What we offer:
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