Mid Market Account Director
Talent Solutions
Posted on 2/3/2024
INACTIVE
LinkedIn

10,001+ employees

Professional networking and career development platform
Company Overview
LinkedIn operates as a comprehensive professional networking platform, designed to facilitate career development and professional connectivity. It allows users to create and share their professional profiles, which include details like work experience, education, skills, and achievements. LinkedIn serves as a dynamic space for job seekers to find job listings, for recruiters to discover potential candidates, and for professionals to engage in networking opportunities. The platform also features tools for businesses to post jobs, promote their brand, and share industry insights. Through LinkedIn, individuals can connect with colleagues, peers, and industry leaders, participate in professional groups, and access a wealth of content related to career advancement and professional growth.
Consumer Software
Enterprise Software
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Sales
Communications
CategoriesNew
Sales & Account Management
Requirements
  • 4+ years of applicable sales experience
  • Experience with HR software
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent in a related field
  • Experience with SaaS opportunities and Dynamics/D365 platform
  • Experience selling IT solutions
  • Knowledge of software contract terms and conditions with the ability to create fair transactions
  • Strong negotiation and accurate forecasting skills
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and forecasting skills
  • Demonstrated ability to find and manage high-level business in an evangelistic sales environment
  • Ability to gather and use data to inform decision making and persuade others
  • Ability to assess business opportunities and read prospective buyers
  • Ability to orchestrate the closure of business with an accurate understanding of prospect needs
  • Ability to include multiple partners and members of the company management team using competitive selling to position company products against direct and indirect competitors
Responsibilities
  • Researches Customer’s business and prepares thoughtful questions and insights in advance of customer meetings
  • Asks layered, open-ended questions to understand and clarify Customer’s objectives and challenges beyond surface-level detail
  • Builds relationships with multiple stakeholders (vertically and horizontally) across the Customer’s organization
  • Shifts communication style and content to fit the needs of different stakeholders
  • Leads with Solutions, not products, when making recommendations aligned to Customer objectives
  • Sells with Integrity
  • Drives customer decision making by achieving shared vision and proactively considering the value props that tie all stakeholders together
  • Thinks commercially and applies business acumen when crafting & negotiating commercial agreements
  • Uses data and insights to support investment recommendations or overcome customer objections
  • Proactively mitigates churn risk by adopting a smart, customer-centric approach
  • Engages customers throughout to confirm and clarify value and adapts a strategy when needed to optimize ROI
  • Drives Customer growth by proactively identifying opportunities to deliver greater customer value
  • Applies business acumen in Account Planning by considering economic, industry, and company factors with a Customer-centric lens
  • Maps all key stakeholders in an account to assess the strength of the account relationship and create account outreach strategy
  • Agrees to joint accountability with colleagues and cross-functional teams for optimal customer success
  • Practices humility and asks for help from colleagues when faced with a challenge or unknown
  • Is disciplined in Territory and Account Planning, Forecasting, and Quota Attainment
  • Follows best practices when using CRM and other Sales tools in order to manage the Sales and Buyer cycles
Desired Qualifications
  • Sales Prospecting
  • Business Case Preparation
  • Multithreading
  • Influence at all levels
  • Active Listening