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. Our technical solutions enable Expedient clients to focus on their own strategic business innovation, while our team of experts handles the information technology needed to support it. Learn more about us at expedient.com/careers. As a result of continued growth, we have an immediate need for an Account Executive to join our sales team in our Pittsburgh, PA market.
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.
The Account Executive is responsible for hunting, prospecting, building relationships and closing sales. The Account Executive will partner with the other members of the team including business development and solutions architects to sustain a superior experience for the customer and success as an individual contributor as well as a member of the team. We are looking for someone with strong solutions-based sales experience in the technical/technology arena.
Partner with the business development team to prospect and develop strategic plans of action for building new business
Prepare and deliver sales proposals and presentations on Expedient solutions and products
Host and attend networking events, educational lunches, individualized data center tours that highlight specific areas that will meet client needs, etc.
Determine and understand the individual needs of the client in order to create a business partnership with that client and grow revenue on both sides
Understand and meet/exceed monthly sales targets and quotas consistently
No less than 4 years of successful solutions-based, business to business selling with the ability to produce examples of those successful sales
Experience selling in the Pittsburgh business community and familiarity with business in and around the geographical area
Ability to provide sales numbers from previous B2B and/or solutions-based sales positions that demonstrate success and meeting/exceeding sales targets and quotas
Your application must include a cover letter that explains specific experience from your sales career that you think aligns with the needs of this position as detailed in the job posting
Able to prioritize work load and adhere to a monthly quota and pre-set sales volume
Superior verbal and written communication skills are a must
Sales experience in a technology related industry preferably Iaas, Cloud Computing or managed services
A self-driven and self-motivated work ethic is absolutely necessary
Experience and success selling through long sales cycles and large complex selling environment
Ability to quickly learn complex concepts related to technology, infrastructure, various platforms and applications
This position requires some local travel by car and occasional travel to other market cities
Must pass a pre-employment drug screen
Account Executives receive initial and on-going training on our solutions and the IaaS arena - this is a fast-paced role and will require 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 and team success.
To apply please submit your resume, letter of interest and your salary expectations. Applications should provide a minimum base salary in numerical format or a loose range for annual base salary.
You will not be excluded due to your salary expectation if you have the experience, skills and background that we are looking for in this position.
Expedient is an Equal Opportunity Employer, promoting a safe, drug-free workplace.
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.