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CRM Account Executive (West)

Campus Management
Denver, CO 80204
  • Job Code
    113841073
Campus Management

The Account Executive is responsible for finding, developing and securing new clients within an assigned geographic territory. The Account Executive establishes and develops new strategic business relationships with prospective clients with a focus on introducing Campus Management CRM solutions for purchase. In the course of territory development and managing accounts and relationships, the Account Executive identifies opportunities to introduce consulting services, managed services solutions, and Campus Management’s SIS/ERP Solution. The Account Executive coordinates with Campus Management’s Account Management and Professional Services teams in their territory on account planning activities to ensure a coordinated account strategy where relevant.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Owns the overall relationship and communication with all key client stakeholders and decision makers with net new clients to Campus Management for our Constituent Relationship Management solutions.
  • Developing and maintaining critical high level relationships with college leadership for the purpose of generating new business. Additionally, engaging in strategic and, at times, tactical conversations with prospects at multiple levels including: Chief Information Officer, Vice Presidents, Deans, and various functional users
  • Managing the entire sales cycle which includes:
    • Prospecting
    • Follow-up on leads generated from numerous channels
    • Proposal writing
    • Identifying and scheduling technical and other resources that should be involved in the sales cycle
    • Selling full range of software products and service offerings
    • Closing the sale in conjunction with Company’s legal counsel throughout the contracting process
  • Acts as a liaison between primary prospect contacts and all Campus Management staff who support new sales initiatives
  • Represents the prospect's voice and communicates their interests and needs to other departments within Campus Management
  • Coordinates with the corresponding Account Manager and Professional Services team on transitioning new accounts to ensure proper continuity of new client experience post-sale
  • Works closely with the Professional Services team to maintain a continuous knowledge of account status to identify potential issues and/or opportunities within or related to the opportunity

Selling

  • Manages the sales and contract process for new CRM prospects.
  • Identifies and cultivates the introduction of products and/or professional services opportunities to new CRM prospects
  • Coordinates with the corresponding Regional Sales Manager to identify opportunities and sales leads for SIS/ERP opportunities
  • Coordinates with the Professional Services team on the scoping of services needed to properly implement products in the Campus Management portfolio
  • Incorporates strategic and consultative selling techniques throughout the sales process for sales opportunities
  • Delivers against quarterly and annual targets
  • Focuses on selling Campus Management Platform products and services to new clients
  • Manages and documents all sales-related activities for each client within the Company's CRM system
  • Manages opportunity pipeline and provides accurate forecasting to sales management for all new business opportunities

Account Planning

  • In unison with the corresponding Account Executives, creates territory plans that includes an analysis for the territory and a strategy for achieving annual revenue targets
  • Thinks strategically about the prospect’s goals and objectives and advises prospect on best practices or new ways of thinking that support leveraging Campus Management solutions to make operational and strategic improvements
  • Understands prospect challenges that may be hindering purchase and proposes solutions to overcome those challenges to ensure investment in Campus Management solutions
  • Works with the corresponding Account Executives and Professional Services team to strategize, plan and execute prospect initiatives (client webinars, visit campaigns, communications)

Product Knowledge

  • Stays well informed about current industry trends and be able to talk intelligently about the education industry as well as the EdTech solutions industries
  • Has a high-level product knowledge of the Campus Management solution set to provide recommendations and best practice suggestions to clients
  • Keeps abreast of Campus Management company vision, product set, and services as well as the competitive landscape and is able to articulate Campus Management capabilities and service offerings effectively to client
  • Stays in contact with the Products and Business Development team to provide feedback from the market to help shape product and partnership roadmaps
  • Completes and successfully passes all product certifications to demonstrate a working knowledge of the Campus Management product portfolio
  • Delivers in-person and online presentations and product demonstrations to prospects to showcase Campus Management portfolio capabilities to fit client’s needs

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of 5-7 years selling experience, with a demonstrated record of target achievement
  • Higher education technology sales experience preferred
  • Experience in writing and executing territory plans to achieve annual quota
  • Experience utilizing a sales methodology to identify and develop new client engagements
  • Ability to be innovative, analytical and proactive in solving prospective client objectives and proposing product and services solutions through sales activities
  • Ability to own sales activities and work collaboratively with multiple teams to best support the sales process
  • Excellent listening and communication skills, both written and oral, including the ability to relate to prospective clients across all phases (pre-sale, implementation and post-sale).
  • Strong presentation skills and ability to prepare and deliver formal presentations to large groups, online and in person
  • A technical aptitude and strong understanding of the product portfolio and can demonstrate the product capabilities and how it can address the prospective client’s needs
  • Strong conflict resolution, negotiating and influencing skills
  • Ambition, drive, and ability to learn quickly and adapt to change
  • Highly organized, detail oriented, responsive and persistent
  • Willingness to travel to meet with clients in an assigned territory is required
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

PI113841073

Campus Management<p>The Account Executive is responsible for finding, developing and securing new clients within an assigned geographic territory. The Account Executive establishes and develops new strategic business relationships with prospective clients with a focus on introducing Campus Management CRM solutions for purchase. <span>In the course of territory development and managing accounts and relationships, the Account Executive identifies opportunities to introduce consulting services, managed services solutions, and Campus Managements SIS/ERP Solution. The Account Executive coordinates with Campus Managements Account Management and Professional Services teams in their territory on account planning activities to ensure a coordinated account strategy where relevant. </span></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Essential Job Responsibilities</strong></span></p> <ul> <li>Owns the overall relationship and communication with all key client stakeholders and decision makers with net new clients to Campus Management <span>for our Constituent Relationship Management solutions. </span></li> <li><span> </span>Developing and maintaining critical high level relationships with college leadership for the purpose of generating new business. Additionally, engaging in strategic and, at times, tactical conversations with prospects at multiple levels including: Chief Information Officer, Vice Presidents, Deans, and various functional users</li> </ul> <ul style="list-style-type: disc;"> <li><span>Managing the entire sales cycle which includes:</span></li> </ul> <ul style="list-style-type: disc;"> <ul style="list-style-type: circle;"> <li><span>Prospecting</span></li> <li><span>Follow-up on leads generated from numerous channels</span></li> <li><span>Proposal writing</span></li> <li><span>Identifying and scheduling technical and other resources that should be involved in the sales cycle</span></li> <li><span>Selling full range of software products and service offerings</span></li> <li><span>Closing the sale in conjunction with Companys legal counsel throughout the contracting process</span></li> </ul> </ul> <ul> <li>Acts as a liaison between primary prospect contacts and all Campus Management staff who support new sales initiatives </li> <li>Represents the prospect's voice and communicates their interests and needs to other departments within Campus Management</li> <li>Coordinates with the corresponding Account Manager and Professional Services team on transitioning new accounts to ensure proper continuity of new client experience post-sale</li> <li>Works closely with the Professional Services team to maintain a continuous knowledge of account status to identify potential issues and/or opportunities within or related to the opportunity</li> </ul> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Selling</span></strong></p> <ul> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Manages the sales and contract process for new CRM prospects.</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Identifies and cultivates the introduction of products and/or professional services opportunities to new CRM prospects</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Coordinates with the corresponding Regional Sales Manager to identify opportunities and sales leads for SIS/ERP opportunities</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Coordinates with the Professional Services team on the scoping of services needed to properly implement products in the Campus Management portfolio</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Incorporates strategic and consultative selling techniques throughout the sales process for sales opportunities </span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Delivers against quarterly and annual targets</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Focuses on selling Campus Management Platform products and services to new clients</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Manages and documents all sales-related activities for each client within the Company's CRM system </span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Manages opportunity pipeline and provides accurate forecasting to sales management for all new business opportunities</span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span> </span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Account Planning</span></strong></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><strong><span> </span></strong></p> <ul> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>In unison with the corresponding Account Executives, creates territory plans that <g class="gr_ gr_47 gr-alert gr_gramm gr_inline_cards gr_disable_anim_appear Grammar multiReplace" id="47" data-gr-id="47">includes</g> an analysis for the territory and a strategy for achieving annual revenue targets</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Thinks strategically about the prospects goals and objectives and advises prospect on best practices or new ways of thinking that support leveraging Campus Management solutions to make operational and strategic improvements</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Understands prospect challenges that may be hindering purchase and proposes solutions to overcome those challenges to ensure investment in Campus Management solutions </span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Works with the corresponding Account Executives and Professional Services team to strategize, plan and execute prospect initiatives (client webinars, visit campaigns, communications)</span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Product Knowledge</span></strong></p> <ul> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;">Stays well informed about current industry trends and be able to talk intelligently about the education industry as well as the EdTech solutions industries</li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;">Has a high-level product knowledge of the Campus Management solution set to provide recommendations and best practice suggestions to clients</li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;">Keeps abreast of Campus Management company vision, product set, and services as well as the competitive landscape and is able to articulate Campus Management capabilities and service offerings effectively to client</li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;">Stays in contact with the Products and Business Development team to provide feedback from the market to help shape product and partnership roadmaps</li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;">Completes and successfully passes all product certifications to demonstrate a working knowledge of the Campus Management product portfolio</li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;">Delivers in-person and online presentations and product demonstrations to prospects to showcase Campus Management portfolio capabilities to fit clients needs </li> </ul> <p> </p> <ul style="list-style-type: disc;"> <li>Bachelors degree required</li> <li>Minimum of 5-7 years selling experience, with a demonstrated record of target achievement</li> <li><span>Higher education technology sales experience preferred</span></li> <li><span>Experience in writing and executing territory plans to achieve annual quota</span></li> <li><span>Experience utilizing a sales methodology to identify and develop new client engagements </span></li> <li><span>Ability to be innovative, analytical and proactive in solving prospective client objectives and proposing product and services solutions through sales activities </span></li> <li><span>Ability to own sales activities and work collaboratively with multiple teams to best support the sales process</span></li> <li><span>Excellent listening and communication skills, both written and oral, including the ability to relate to prospective clients across all phases (pre-sale, implementation and post-sale).</span></li> <li><span>Strong presentation skills and ability to prepare and deliver formal presentations to large groups, online and in person</span></li> <li><span>A technical aptitude and strong understanding of the product portfolio and can demonstrate the product capabilities and how it can address the prospective clients needs </span></li> <li><span>Strong conflict resolution, negotiating and influencing skills</span></li> <li><span>Ambition, drive, and ability to learn quickly and adapt to change</span></li> <li><span>Highly organized, detail oriented, responsive and persistent</span></li> <li><span> </span>Willingness to travel to meet with clients in an assigned territory is required </li> </ul>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/g26QMnS7joOkSxaAIlAr1"> <p>PI113841073</p>

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Posted: 2019-09-20 Expires: 2019-10-21

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