Expedient is a provider of multi-cloud platforms, hosting, security and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) solutions. Named VMware's Americas Cloud Partner of the Year and acknowledged in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service, Expedient's solutions help to ease clients' transition to the cloud, enabling them to focus on strategic business innovation while the Expedient team handles operation of the information technology needed to support it. This is a high-growth industry offering layers of opportunity to grow your career.
Expedient is looking for ambitious and dedicated talent to join our team as a Business Development Representative (BDR). We foster an environment that allows employees to grow and to be compensated for their effort and success.
Direct applicants only; sponsorship is not provided
The BDR will work closely with the Account Executive (AE) team to deliver qualified conversations and meetings. They will leverage email, social networking, sales and lead generation tools, events, programs and various platforms to identify, encircle and engage qualified prospects. The goal of the BDR position is for the candidate to learn our industry and our selling process.
Generate qualified sales conversations and appointments for Account Executives to further develop and close.
Daily outreach via email, social networking / media, and occasional targeted phone calls to new prospects within the existing Salesforce database and maintaining active engagement with prospects until they are qualified
Perform research on companies as a component of lead generation and qualification activities utilizing the web and other research tools available
Accurately enter, update, and maintain daily activity and prospect information in Salesforce, including comprehensive and up-to-date client information
Attend and engage prospects at networking events, IT meetups and other programming opportunities.
Work with the Account Executives to identify key targets within their assigned geographies for outreach campaigns
Utilize social network tools to maximize prospecting efforts
Review analytics from monthly email campaigns and follow up on areas of opportunity
Consistently achieve or exceed your monthly and quarterly performance targets for activity metrics and qualified appointments
1 – 2 years of sales experience, preferably of a technology product/service
Bachelors' degree preferred
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Must successfully pass pre-employment screens
Must have a valid driver's license and provide proof of current personal automobile insurance to comply with company policy
Qualifications: A successful candidate will exhibit the following traits, skills and knowledge:
Highly competitive and driven to exceed expectations
Ability to conceive and execute a multi-pronged and multi-channel strategy to encircle and engage prospects
Sense of urgency
Proven hunting mentality
Tenacious in engaging prospects
Ability to collaborate with and learn from more experienced Account Executives
Constant desire for self-improvement and honest self-assessment
Solid critical thinking skills
Always looking for better and faster ways to solve problems
BENEFITS TO WORKING FOR EXPEDIENT Expedient was awarded a Top Workplace for a fifth year in 2019. We make education and training available to our employees through a robust, employee-driven training and tuition reimbursement program. Additional benefits include generous paid time off, top-tier, affordable medical, dental, vision insurance, 401(k) retirement savings plan 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. 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.