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The Account Manager II - Inside is responsible for growing revenue in the small to medium sized customer accounts. Primary function of sales being performed through technology and not on customer premises, the Account Manager II - Inside will develop long term, consultative relationships within customer base of accounts. The primary focus is to deepen and expand the relationship between Lumen and named accounts to maximize revenue and minimize loss of revenue / account churn.
The Main Responsibilities
Responsible for protecting base revenue and meeting/exceeding growth quota to maximize revenue within assigned base of customers.
Responsibilities include identifying decision makers, determining customer needs, identifying appropriate solutions, and positioning these solutions with the customer.
Through customer relationship, assessing product fit and expanding product portfolio.
Responsible for updating relevant customer information - including sales funnel activity, opportunity updates, maintenance of monthly goals, customer proposals and customer contracts.
Provides superior customer services with every customer interaction.
*What We Look For in a Candidate
High School diploma, GED or equivalent education and 2 years sales experience.
Prior account management experience with a history of working to retain and grow existing accounts.
Strong oral and written communication, analytical problem solving and closing skills.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel).
Associate's or Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and experience.
Demonstrated stable track record of success in an inside/outside sales role.
Advanced understanding of technology products and solutions and knowledge of how they are interrelated.
Passion for customer service and the desire to understand and introduce new technology to customer base.
Ability to function in an unscripted capacity; requires solid interviewing / selling / persuasion skills, in addition to a strong knowledge of the company's products/services and often requires additional knowledge of competitor's products/services.
*What to Expect Next
Based on your job application information you may be given the opportunity to complete a video interview immediately after applying. This will include a set of questions for you to record a response to in addition to Game Challenges. Completion of this video interview is a requirement in order to be considered for our open position. Now not a good time? No worries, we will also send you an email with a link to complete the video interview. We strongly recommend that you complete this within 5 days of your application date.
Requisition #: 259374
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Salary Range *Salary Min : *38745
*Salary Max : *95940
This information reflects the anticipated base salary range for this position based on current national data. Minimums and maximums may vary based on location. Individual pay is based on skills, experience and other relevant factors.
This position is eligible for either short-term incentives or sales compensation. Director and VP positions also are eligible for long-term incentive. To learn more about our bonus structure, you can view additional information here. We're able to answer any additional questions you may have as you move through the selection process.
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Salary Range *Salary Min : *38745
*Salary Max : *95940
This information reflects the base salary pay range for this job based on current national market data. Ranges may vary based on the job's location. We offer competitive pay that varies based on individual experience, qualifications and other relevant factors. We encourage you to apply to positions that you are interested in and for which you believe you are qualified. To learn more, you are welcome to discuss with us as you move through the selection process.