Business Account Executive

Spectrum

3.4

Findlay, OH

Why you should apply for a job to Spectrum:

  • 4.2/5 in supportive management

  • 62% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 61% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Through a partnership with Women in Cable Telecommunications, employees can access mentoring, networking and development programs.

  • Spectrum Women serves as an internal resource, helping empower women to achieve their goals for professional success.

  • In 2019, 15 Charter leaders were recognized as Cablefax’s Most Powerful Women.

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    Position summary

    Average target compensation $100k plus, with minimum commission guarantee

    JOB SUMMARY
    The Business Account Executive is responsible for selling primary and ancillary communications solutions to small and medium sized businesses within a specified territory. Primary services include coax delivered Internet, video and voice. Ancillary services include custom hosting, desktop security, data back-up, data storage, toll free, additional email addresses, static IPs and more. The AE achieves sales and revenue goals through successful prospecting for new customers as well as the successful sale of bundled services to new customers. The AE is responsible for generating all sales leads through a variety of prospecting tactics and working every lead from initial contact to sale. The AE is responsible for the development and implementation of a Territory Plan (under the instruction of the Sales Manager) which is designed to expand the customer base within their assigned territory. The AE is 100% focused on generating new Internet, voice and video customers.

    MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
    Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience

    Place orders through order management software. Work with Account Coordinator in the event the order cannot be automated to ensure that all necessary administrative work necessary to support sales activities including sales orders, contracts, billing forms and sales reports are accurate and submitted in a timely manner. Hand off customer service and non-sales related client inquiries to the Customer Service department; focus on selling

    Have a complete understanding of Spectrum Business coax services, rates (individual and bundled) and applicable taxes

    Demonstrate selling skills and product knowledge. Practice selling skills with other Account Executives regularly. Read sales books and take sales courses to learn new sales techniques; practice and implement new sales techniques regularly

    Maintain accurate records of all sales and prospecting activities including sales calls, presentations, closed sales, and follow-up activities within assigned territory, including the use of Salesforce.com to maintain accurate records to maximize territory potential

    Meet and exceed performance standards as defined by the department Standards of Performance (SOP) and the Spectrum Way Sales Model

    Attend and participate in sales meetings as established by management

    REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
    Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
    Knowledge of communications technologies and services, with an emphasis on telephone and Internet fundamentals
    Valid driver's license with a satisfactory driving record

    Education
    Bachelor's degree in business, marketing or related field, or equivalent experience

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Related Work Experience
    Outside sales experience in a high transaction, short closing cycle model preferred; 3-5 years
    Business to business sales experience preferred
    Proven sales history of meeting or exceeding targets preferred

    WORKING CONDITIONS
    Office environment and / or outside environment with exposure to inclement weather
    Exposure to moderate noise levels SAE270 337833-1 337833BR

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    About the company

    Industry: Telecommunications

    Spectrum's Product and Services are powered and innovated by Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), the leading broadband communications company and the second-largest cable operator in the United States. Our company provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including Spectrum TV™ video entertainment programming, Spectrum Internet™ access, and Spectrum Voice™. ...

    Why you should apply for a job to Spectrum:

  • 4.2/5 in supportive management

  • 62% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 61% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Through a partnership with Women in Cable Telecommunications, employees can access mentoring, networking and development programs.

  • Spectrum Women serves as an internal resource, helping empower women to achieve their goals for professional success.

  • In 2019, 15 Charter leaders were recognized as Cablefax’s Most Powerful Women.

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