What you’ll be doing...

The Account Manager is responsible for maintaining and growing revenue within an assigned account base of high-value existing enterprise customers. You will manage client relationships, lead renewal negotiations, identify and pursue upgrades and migration opportunities, ensure customer adoption of products sold, and engage the Verizon and partner ecosystem as appropriate.

You will own the customer relationship and revenue base, inclusive of renewals, migrations, as well as upsell and cross-sell opportunities. You will identify leads for significant new opportunities and partner with the assigned Sales Executive, if appropriate, to close said opportunities.

  • Uncovering and developing senior C-level executive relationships within assigned accounts.
  • Leading the development of the Strategic Account Plan, which is shared with customers to align new products and services to agreed-upon business outcomes.
  • Collaborating with the Solutions Architect and Product Specialists for technical value proposition and approving architectures and designs.
  • Creating proposals with a clear value statement, dealing economics and customer benefits while coordinating with PCM to price and shape sales proposals.
  • Responding to qualified RFIs, RFPs, RFQs.
  • Leading contract negotiations for renewals and participating in contract negotiations for new products and services, all with a focus on profitable sales.
  • Managing the contract lifecycle, resolving contract disputes, and answering basic and complex capabilities questions.
  • Working with the customer as appropriate to define and execute migration strategies.
  • Preparing/maintaining sales forecasts and forecast pipeline, account status reports, and make recommendations to enhance account growth and new revenue potential to meet or exceed sales quota.
  • Conducting Quarterly Business Reviews.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Willingness to travel.

  • Valid driver’s license.

Even better if you have:

  • Knowledge of enterprise-wide solutions that include one or more of the following: IP-networking, Cloud, security, mobility, professional or outsourced services or advanced communications solutions.

  • Operate independently to build a successful sales pipeline/channel, but also collaborate with and engage colleagues and vendors when appropriate

  • Ability to understand key partner and competitor offerings which overlap the Verizon solution space

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When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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