Katapult Network is designed to help college graduates with zero to two years of professional experience find their next professional career opportunity. We focus on helping recent college graduates, with no experience, get access to full-time, entry-level opportunities with some of the Nation’s top employers. Our clients include ground-breaking start-up companies and well-established billion-dollar organizations who want to find their next generation of talent.
We are currently recruiting an entry-level Account Executive to join a nationally leading software and technology services company. With explosive sales coming in through channel partners and increased marketing initiatives, this company is experiencing rapid growth and needs strong talent to help them continue to develop.
While this is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in building a professional sales career, the right candidate will be an enthusiastic team leader with outstanding motivational skills and a highly competitive personality. Recent college graduates are encouraged to apply!
What You Will Be Doing as an Account Executive:
Responsible for identifying individual and corporate leads and contacts, developing strategies for semi-annual sales campaigns, and managing all prospective relationships
Negotiate contracts and coordinate special customer needs through manufacturing and distribution
Explain products or services and prices, and answer questions from customers, in order to persuade potential customers to purchase a product or service
Accountable for acquiring new business, expanding existing business, and growing market share according to annual revenue plans
Evaluate all territory assignments, manage sales process and strategy, report back to management to help estimate forecast revenues, determine price and discount schedules, administer sales quotes, and analyze market data
Hold and develop presentations for sales meetings, represent the company at industry trade shows, and maintain regular contact with all local and national account buyers
Consult on the development of all sales pipelines, advertising and marketing campaigns, and budget
Assist with coordinating customer discount and promo programs, account management, client referral spins, and sales vertical strategy
Manage and grow accounts by utilizing and maintaining the corporate database and lead-generation tools
Qualify prospective leads, and move leads through the sales funnel into a face-to-face meeting for a sales presentation
Our Ideal Account Executive Candidate Has:
Motivational - have the passion and desire to energize those around you
Relationship building - establish and maintain interpersonal relationships by developing a constructive and cooperative working rapport
Analytical - determine the essential function of each task in a detailed, goal-driven manner with strong multitasking abilities
Persistence - aggressively seek personal growth and hit metric goals, even in the face of opposition. Take calculated risks to ensure the completion of assigned tasks
Communication - express ideas clearly in both written and verbal correspondence, listen effectively, and share information appropriately with persons inside and outside the organization
Requirements to be an Account Executive:
Katapult Network is an equal-opportunity employer and celebrates diversity in all of its forms. People of all identities and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.