Level 3 Communications Senior Account Manager - San Francisco, CA in San Francisco, California

Summary

Responsible for sales account development within an established geographic territory for a complex suite of services and robust product sets to drive sales, increase brand awareness, and grow a specific territory.

Knowledge, Skills or Abilities

  • Proven experience in solution selling IP, data, and voice network services.

  • Proven experience in hunting, prospecting, and new account development.

  • Experience with Salesforce.com preferred.

  • Demonstrated strong communication, written, and formal presentation skills as well as ability in selling to the close.

  • Self-motivated, pro-active, results-oriented professional with an ability to work with minimum direction.

  • Proficient in MS office products: Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

  • Requires at least 50% or more of time conducting sales activities outside of the office. #LI-NH1

    Essential Duties

  • After winning new business, manages customer relationships in order to gain strategic positioning with decision makers, retain existing revenue and obtain additional business.

  • Continually learn and develop knowledge of new technologies and selling points including enhancing expertise in the company's products and solutions.

  • Develop and implement sales plans that provide clearly defined strategies, tactics and timeframes to maximize revenue. Take ownership of the geographic territory designated by management.

  • Responsible for developing sales in the designated target market(s) by identifying new sales opportunities with prospective enterprise customers headquartered in the region by cold calling, premise visits, networking, lead generation, proposal submission, and customer appointments.

  • Utilize Siebel & Salesforce.com to provide accurate and detailed weekly forecast funnel of identified and proposed opportunities in order to meet or exceed sales quota requirements. Basic Qualifications Minimum skills required to perform in this role.5+ years of sales experience Preferred Education, Skills and Experience Education and Experience

  • Experience: 5+ yrs

  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree

  • Field Of Study: Business, Marketing, Sales or similar

  • Attention to detail with good organizational capabilities.

  • Ability to prioritize with good time management skills. About Level 3 Level 3 (LVLT) provides global communication services that strengthen the growth, efficiency and security of enterprise, government and carrier customers around the world today, Level 3 serves customers in more than 500 markets, spanning three continents and more than 60 countries.Level 3 Connecting and protecting the networked worldTo learn more go to Level3.com

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