Account Manager

Verisk Analytics New York , NY 10007

Posted 3 weeks ago

The New York City-based Wood Mackenzie team is seeking a new addition to the Account Management group. Our team sells Research & Consulting services that inform the decision-making process for the largest hedge funds, banks, and broader industry clients in the Northeast. We're looking for motivated and engaging applicants that have a keen interest in oil & gas, power, renewables, metals, and chemicals markets. Successful members of our group are self-starters, creative thinkers and adept networkers. You will be asked to learn markets quickly and interface with clients from day one. Come join a world class research company with a industry-leading reputation that is on the cutting edge of the energy transition.

About the Role

The Account Management team is a key driver for sales execution and performance across existing and new accounts. You will be instrumental for the achievement of sales targets as well as the effective use of resources to achieve such targets. Your client portfolio will include a diverse set of customers in key Wood Mackenzie markets. This is your opportunity to truly partner with the firm's clients.

The successful applicant needs to be highly results-driven, demonstrate excellent account management skills, rigorous application of process and procedure, as well as strong commercial acumen in the development of their sales portfolio. He/she must also demonstrate strong orientation towards understanding client needs, communicating value, as well as a high level of teaming skills in working with groups such as Consulting, Research & Client Solutions.

This is a truly exciting time join Wood Mackenzie with the creation of our new analytics platform Lens, the addition of Genscape, and the formation of our new Energy Transition Practice. The new platform and data capabilities enable clients to access, analyze and model data in every major commodity along the natural resources value chain through integrated workflow solutions.

About the Day to Day Responsibilities of the Role

Delivering the Sales and Marketing Strategy

  • Develops a comprehensive portfolio plan considering macro & micro economic factors that could impact the customer buying cycle

Growth and New Client Development

  • Pro-actively manages and maximizes the commercial growth of the portfolio to aligned with regional priorities

  • Successfully identifying customers amongst the portfolio that present the best opportunity for growth through cross and up selling

Brand Focus

  • Represents Wood Mackenzie at conferences and professional organizations to expand brand recognition and promote business development activities

Client Engagement

  • Effective client engagement and understanding of critical client business growth potential and how the Wood Mackenzie suite of products supports the client's growth

  • Supplying continuous feedback to the business of how to improve our service to customers inside of assigned portfolio as well as gathering relevant competitive intelligence

  • Support new product and service development launches

Relationship Management

  • To be the voice of the customer to internal stakeholders and the voice of Wood Mackenzie to the customer

  • Effective teaming with the broader organization to include marketing, training, client services, research and consulting

About You and How You Can Excel in This Role

You will:

  • At least 5 years of experience in a client facing or Account Manager role

  • Have a proven commercial track record in developing clients and establishing a trusted advisor relationship

  • Demonstrate experience in building client relationships along with excellent communication skills.

  • Have used CRM systems such as Salesforce

  • Be an energetic, driven individual, a successful negotiator and demonstrate results-oriented mind-set.

  • Demonstrate outstanding judgment in resource utilisation and optimisation

  • Be passionate about growing the business and have a genuine interest in developing and growing themselves

  • Have an intellectual curiosity about how data and analysis, solves critical business issues

  • Show strong organizational and planning skills with the ability to manage own workload effectively

  • Effectively manage the business pipeline to ensure accurate salesforce forecasting

What you'll love about Wood Mackenzie

Wood Mackenzie is a place where we are committed to supporting our people to grow and thrive. We value different perspectives and aspire to create an inclusive environment which encourages diversity and fosters a sense of belonging.

Wood Mackenzie values everyone's contribution and helps them reach their full potential while sustaining an organisational culture of health and well-being.

Our core values are:

  • Respect for the Individual

  • Integrity

  • Passion

  • Persistence

  • Confidence with humility

  • Excellence

  • Teamwork

We understand the importance of bringing your whole self to work and to achieving balance between work, family and other life commitments. We are open to considering flexible working arrangements to enable the greatest spectrum of talent to contribute to Wood Mackenzie's success.

Hear what our team has to say about working with us:

We are part of a company that has been named as a Best Employer by Forbes Magazine and on the Forbes Most Innovative Companies list three years running. Verisk is one of only 15 out of 500 companies to appear on both lists. We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies!

What You'll Love About Verisk

Verisk Analytics has an amazing story to tell. In 2017, Forbes magazine named Verisk to its World's Most Innovative Companies list for the third consecutive year and to its America's Best Mid-Size Employers list. We also earned the Great Place to Work Certification for the second consecutive year in recognition of our outstanding workplace culture.

Verisk is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. We've been delivering data, analytics, and decision support services to our customers for more than 45 years, helping them protect people, property, and financial assets. At Verisk, you'll be part of an organization that's committed to serving the long-term interests of our stakeholders, including the communities where we operate.

At Verisk, you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create a positive and lasting impact on the business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. Our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business will be heard. As key contributors to our success, our team members enjoy working in a business-casual, collaborative environment that offers state-of-the-art resources, advanced technologies, and an excellent benefits package.

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.

EEO statement

Unsolicited resumes submitted to Wood Mackenzie by any external recruitment agency via Internet, e-mail, fax, or U.S. mail become the property of Wood Mackenzie and we are not responsible for any fees associated with those resumes.

In compliance with the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and 1991, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities act of 1990 and all other relevant federal and state laws, the policy of this company prohibits discrimination in employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, veteran's status, disability, genetic information or any other group protected by law. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, veteran's status, disability, genetic information or any other group protected by law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access on-line as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations sending an email to

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D, and a member of E-Verify.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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