- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- Highlands Ranch
What you’ll be doing...
The Account Executive (AE) is a highly strategic role responsible for developing partnerships with the local public sector to develop technology programs that align with the region’s technology vision, while providing economic and safety benefits. The AE will educate and partner with the cities to understand the benefits of a highly connected community leveraging IoT in Smart Cities, advanced and intelligent networking, while driving short and long term programs to meet and exceed all expectations from the cities as well as Verizon business targets. Candidates will have focus in Strategic Services Solutions, characterized by a combination of technical, business, financial, and human resource issues related to the strategic and tactical direction of customers.
The Account Executive is responsible for building C-Level relationships in an effort to execute their strategic plans with a team of highly technical subject matter experts, sales, service, and solution architects to ensure education, adoption, planning and ultimately driving high growth sales with optimum customer satisfaction.
New business development driving significant incremental revenue growth and market penetration.
Market (geography) subject market expert for SLED providing feedback to product, marketing, and finance for where to play and how to win.
Relationship development with C-level leaders within the county, city, school, public safety, and universities in the assigned geographic market(s).
Build strategic account plans and relationship action plans for assigned accounts.
Secure contract vehicles that allow Verizon to effectively and efficiently sell to SLED customers within these markets.
What we’re looking for...
You'll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Four or more years of relevant work experience.
Even better if you have:
Strong leadership skills with an ability to operate in positions requiring significant self-direction and motivation.
A proven track record in consultative selling solutions. Public Sector experience highly desirable.
An ability to manage multiple priorities, develop strong relationships within assigned accounts and region.
Five or more years of successful strategic/solutions and/or systems integration sales experience or related discipline. Demonstrated ability to manage, lead and influence others outside of their department/functional area as such, managerial experience.
Ability to interact with C-Level executives, professional with the ability to work effectively on your own as well as under tight deadlines, handling multiple projects at a time.
Experience multi-tasking, organizational and negotiation skills.
Ability to identify short and long term goals to achieve overall team/company objectives.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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About the company
For more than 100 years, Verizon has been at the center of the communications revolution.
Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies in the world.
We help people, businesses and things communicate better.
The digital world promises consumers a better, more connected life, and we’re the ones delivering it. We make it possible for people to stay in touch and businesses to connect with their customers. We’re also bringing technology and hands-on learning opportunities directly to kids who need it most. Our goal is to inspire tomorrow’s creators to use technology to build brighter futures for themselves, their families and the world.