Account Executive

Aeris Communications, Inc   •  

Chicago, IL

Industry: Telecommunications


5 - 7 years

Posted 71 days ago

This job is no longer available.

This sales role will be based in our Chicago, IL office located in the heart of the River North area.

  • Drive sales numbers/revenue by identifying new prospects
    • Conduct Quality Business Reviews for top customers
    • Engage and conduct both existing customer and prospect presentations
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Aeris’ entire product line, with a focus on our IoT Connectivity Solutions
  • Stay on top of industry and market trends to identify potential customers and revenue generating opportunities
  • Work with sales leaders and legal on price negotiations and contract creation
  • Manage sales pipeline and track all changes and updates for all business contacts in CRM
  • Generate sales reports each week with accurate forecasting of new sales growth and existing base revenue on a quarterly basis
  • Job will require 30-50% travel, dependent on prospect and customer and business needs
    • Attend industry trade shows to accumulate new leads and make productive contact with existing clients
    • Visit perspective customers to educate them on Aeris products and do presentations and live demos
    • Visit existing customers to maintain and grow their business.

Qualifications and Competencies:

  • 5+ years of direct B2B strategic sales experience in the Enterprise Market space
    • At least 3 years of experience in the wireless telecom space
    • Minimum of 1 year of experience in M2M / IoT sales
  • Experience working for an MNO or MVNO or a M2M reseller will be highly desirable
  • Experience in developing commercial value propositions
  • Experience in writing proposals, developing presentations and presenting to clients
  • Experience in using a CRM tool to provide regular management reports is highly desirable
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving and presentation skills are a must
  • Membership of any industry related forum relevant to M2M is highly desirable
  • Experience in selling to Utilities, Fleet / Asset Tracking, Transport or Healthcare clients is highly desirable
  • Previous participation as a presenter or a panel member in any M2M related events
  • Must be self-motivated and comfortable working with little to no direction