d development of custom solutions for a Department of Defense (DoD) focused territory. This role will utilize skills and knowledge related to working within a team environment to achieve TRSS sales success, increased usage and market share, revenue growth, and relationship building. To be successful in this role, you should be a thoughtful leader and confident decision-maker, while ensuring business unit success and client satisfaction.
As a Business Development Director for DoD, you will contribute to a variety of areas including:
Prospect in your assigned territory for new to TRSS accounts
Establish solid, long-term customer relationships and cultivate new business opportunities by diagnosing needs, presenting solutions, and addressing customer concerns.
Attain assigned sales and revenue goals by closing new sales opportunities.
Supports developing and executing territory growth strategies.
Assist with the development, negotiation, proposal writing, presentation and implementation of custom solutions and contracts
Establish solid, long-term customer relationships and cultivate new business opportunities by diagnosing needs, presenting solutions, and addressing customer concerns
Partner with other Thomson Reuters business units to facilitate new sales
Keep up to date on competitive activities in accounts and communicate information to TRSS leadership
Direct and manage Proof-of-Concepts (POCs) to prospective clients in close coordination with the TRSS delivery teams including the analysis and product/technical business units.
Works as a team with the Delivery Managers in prioritizing efforts and collaborating closely with the Analyst Managers and Technical team to problem-solve optimal solutions.
You’re a good fit for the role of Business Development Director if you meet the following criteria:
Ability to obtain and maintain a https://U.S. national security clearance
Bachelor’s degree required
Minimum of 5 years of government or commercial sales experience
Working knowledge of sales concepts, methods and techniques
Ambitious self-starter with high energy and motivation
Excellent communication, presentation and closing skills
Effective time management skills
Government sales and account management experience required
Public records/open source data experience strongly preferred
Ability to travel to sales training, meetings, and to customer locations
Customer service orientation and experience
Proficient in MS Office/internet
What’s in it For You?
At Thomson Reuters Special Services, our people are our greatest assets. Here are some of the benefits we offer for your personal and professional growth:
Our Culture: Globally recognized and award-winning reputation for equality, diversity and inclusion, flexibility, work-life balance, and more
Wellbeing: Comprehensive benefit plans; company-wide Mental Health Day Off; Headspace app subscription; retirement, savings, tuition reimbursement, and employee incentive programs; resources for mental, physical, and financial wellbeing
Learning & Development: Environment that encourages continuous learning and development
Social Impact: Six employee-driven Employee Resource Groups; two paid volunteer days annually; Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives for local and global impact
Compensation: Competitive salary and bonus component with market-leading benefits
Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we’ve been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world’s most global news services – Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.
We are powered by the talents of 26,000 employees across more than 70 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.
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We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.
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