Information Technology, Sales & Business Development
4 Year Degree
Expedient is a cloud and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider with local operations in Baltimore, MD; Boston, MA; Cleveland, OH; Columbus, OH; Indianapolis, IN; Memphis, TN and Pittsburgh, PA. Converged solutions enable Expedient clients to focus on their business strategy, while our team handles operating the information technology needed to support it.
Expedient is a customer-focused/sales-focused company with a stellar reputation for culture. Check out our employee reviews on Glassdoor.com.
As a result of continued growth, we have an immediate need for an Senior Sales Executive to join our team in our Pittsburgh, PA headquarters. The Infrastructure as a Service (Iaas) industry continues to expand as businesses turn their technology needs to a more fiscally sound, secure and flexible solution.
Expedient does not work with 3rd-party staffing or recruiting firms. Sponsorship is not provided.
The Senior Sales Executive is exclusively a 'hunter' role. This position is responsible for hunting and closing new business by way of prospecting, building relationships and closing new sales.
The efforts of the sales team at Expedient are strongly supported internally. Directors of Market Strategy provide help in networking the local tech market and opening doors. Solutions Architects provide technical subject matter expertise to ensure the client understands the technology and gets the very best solution for their needs. All of these resources are employed to ensure a superior experience for the customer and for the success of the account executive as an individual contributor.
We are looking for someone with strong solutions-based sales experience in the technical/technology arena.
Hunter role that is focused on bringing in new logos/new business to further penetrate the local business market
Partner with the business development team and market strategists to prospect and develop plans of action for building new business
With the Solutions Architect, prepare and deliver sales proposals and presentations on Expedient solutions and technology
Provide data center tours for potential clients, host and attend networking events, lunch n' learn events, etc.
Close new business to meet sales volume quota/sales expectations
Demonstrated success as a Hunter and closer of NEW BUSINESS
Familiarity with the local Pittsburgh/Allegheny county area business and technology market
Proven experience in solutions-based, business-to-business sales
High energy with a strong understanding of customer service and integrity
Experience with and general understanding of current technology
Ability to quickly learn complex concepts related to technology, infrastructure, various platforms and applications
Self-starter; ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment
High attention to detail and follow-through
Excellent verbal and written communication skill
Some local travel and occasional travel to other market cities
Applicants must provide a cover letter which will demonstrate written communication skills and will explain what skills and experience are being brought to the position
Must pass a pre-employment drug screen
All members of the sales team at Expedient receive initial and on-going training on our products and services - this is a fast-paced role that requires a self-motivated professional, capable of and willing to learn through self-study.
BENEFITS TO WORKING FOR EXPEDIENT We place an extremely high value on learning and staying agile in the technology arena. Therefore we make education and training available to all employees through a very robust training and tuition reimbursement program. Additional benefits include 3 weeks of paid time off, top-tier, extremely affordable medical, dental, vision insurance, 401(k) with a generous match and a paid day off to celebrate your birthday each year. Expedient is committed to providing its employees with an environment that promotes collaboration with both team and individual success. Expedient employees wear what they want to work and we stock our kitchens with free snacks and beverages for our employees.
To apply please submit your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest.
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Expedient is an equal opportunity employer, providing a safe, drug-free work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Expedient is a cloud and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider with local operations in Baltimore, MD; Boston, MA; Cleveland, OH; Columbus, OH; Indianapolis, IN; Memphis, TN and Pittsburgh, PA. Converged solutions enable Expedient clients to focus on strategic business innovation, while a talented team of experts handles operating the information technology needed to support it. Learn more about us at expedient.com/careers.