AVP, Inside Sales Business Consultant

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

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Less than 5 years

Posted 112 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Every day, we deliver innovative solutions at the forefront of fintech that help businesses better serve their customers, expand their business, protect themselves from fraud, and reimagine commerce. Formed in 2009 by powerhouse brands Bank of America and First Data, we’ve grown to process more than 16 billion transactions at approximately 529,000 merchant locations in 2017 alone. We’re a leader with deep expertise and momentum.

Bank of America Merchant Services is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of Females, Minorities, Veterans and Disabled.

The AVP Inside Sales Business Consultant is an inside sales representative that is responsible for developing new merchant processing relationships with small to medium sized businesses. This role acquires new merchant services relationships through referrals from Bank of America banking centers as well as prospecting external sources such as association relationships, centers of influence and vendor relationships among others. This position is responsible for developing a strong pipeline for new revenue growth as well as developing and maintaining relationships with existing accounts and bank partners to identify/solicit new revenue growth opportunities.

Essential Functions

  • Develop a strong pipeline for new revenue growth.
  • Identify and solicit new revenue growth opportunities.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with existing accounts and banking centers/key bank partners.
  • Successfully schedule and manage appointments with clients.
  • Attain monthly sales quota.
  • Self-source outside referrals and leads.
  • Contact with customers is primarily via phone and email.

Experience

  • 2+ years of sales experience (or Bachelor’s degree in lieu of experience).

Skills

  • Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree, is a plus but not required
  • Experience selling Merchant, Bankcard or Financial Services.
  • Outstanding sales, business development and negotiation skills.
  • Strong hunter in customer-centered sales with a desire to exceed expectations and quotas.
  • Ability to develop new business through prospecting over the phone and email.
  • Ability to multitask and change direction in ever changing payment processing environment.
  • Strong communications, including oral and presentation skills.
  • Effective planning, time management and organizational skills.
  • Highly motivated to succeed in a performance driven environment.
  • Multi-lingual ability, for select markets.

Tools

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Ability to quickly learn various sales applications such as AMA, Salesforce.com, and 1Star.

Physical Requirements

  • Works in an office environment involving sitting most of the time at a desk in front of a computer. The worker is subject to close visual acuity to perform activities such as preparing and analyzing data and viewing a computer screen to read and enter data.

Travel

  • Infrequent travel may be occasionally required for training or meetings.

Regulatory Requirements

  • Responsible for supporting regulatory requirements under the Bank Secrecy Act, USA Patriot Act, OFAC and other Anti-Money Laundering laws, rules, and regulations.

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, performance standards, measurements, skills or requirements associated with this job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require other or different tasks to be performed when circumstances change.