Account Executive (Peoria, IL) (5578-228) at Presidio Inc.
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Type: Full Time
Location: Peoria, Illinois
At Presidio, we think, architect, implement and support the practical reality of IT every day. We bring together the best minds in the industry to deliver IT excellence and support the answers to our clients IT challenges. As one of the largest IT-as-a-Service solution providers in the U.S., we combine experience and stability with regional expertise and the unique ability to cover local and global business needs. For more information about Presidio visit our website at www.presidio.com.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Account Manager to join our team in Peoria, IL. The Account Manager will be responsible presenting and selling technology solutions to solve organizational challenges in the information technology field, particularly to C-Level executives in the Commercial and Enterprise space. A working knowledge of Cisco, EMC, VMware and VCE solutions is a plus. Some regional travel is required. This person could also potentially work out of the St. Louis Missouri area.
- Manage tactical opportunities to become long term strategic opportunities, resulting in consistent territory growth (over 20%) year over year.
- Achieve sales objectives pertaining to new customers and also through sales of additional services to existing customers.
- Develop a new account base, establish relationships and close viable business opportunities.
- Discover client business needs and propose appropriate technology solutions.
- Manage assigned territory, including account planning, vendor relationships, and opportunity management.
- Develop and maintain a high level of knowledge about Presidio s products and services along with solutions from core vendors.
- Provide excellent service to ensure client satisfaction. Drive additional revenue by up-selling and cross-selling Presidio s broad solution portfolio to existing customers.
- Properly forecast monthly, quarterly and annual revenue for assigned territory.
* Highly motivated and able to work independently; creative problem solver.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an emphasis on persuasion and presentation abilities.
* Must be a competitive, high achiever, who is persistent and able to overcome obstacles or setbacks.
* Knowledge of and strong working relationship with at least one of Presidio's strategic partners: Cisco, VMware, or EMC (strongly preferred).
* College degree or equivalent work experience or military experience
* Minimum of 2 years of Information Technology sales is strongly preferred, OR 5 years of outside sales experience, customer facing, required.
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Peoria, Illinois, United States