RELX Group Field Account Manager - Strategic Financial Services in Charlotte, North Carolina
Field Account Manager - Strategic Financial Services
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
This is a sales position that exists to acquire and grow revenue within sales accounts through sales of LexisNexis RISK Solutions products and solutions in an assigned account structure. It is anticipated that FAMs will ensure and grow additional revenue opportunities and protect revenue base via a total solutions strategic approach, and spearhead the penetration of LexisNexis RISK solutions within assigned accounts through calling (both in the field and telephonically) on existing accounts/bill groups for incremental revenue and growth.
Manage territory projections and plans, and develop/implement sales activities that assess revenue potential, and target revenue opportunities. This encompasses driving revenue generating activities through-out the household account including subsidiaries.
Oversee all Siebel forecasting activities.
Manage customer roadmap retention plans/actions to ensure protection of base revenue.
Create and implement effective account/territory plans that include; developing and implementing a sales strategy considering new business growth, managing all resources necessary to drive new business; forecasting revenue; developing key contacts and business relationships within assigned accounts.
Support the efforts of the National Account Manager including on-site visits, demonstrations and customer educational activities.
Secure meeting appointments, gather information on customer needs, position and demonstrate LexisNexis RISK Solutions product as solutions to customer's business issues, manage customer objections, negotiate pricing and contracts and close the sale.
Develop gap analysis techniques to determine incremental opportunities within existing accounts.
Contact and meet with account decision makers to determine the business needs to penetrate new business opportunities.
Develop planning regimen to identify and track revenue trends, recognize sales opportunities, target specific sales activities, and analyze competitive threats.
Understand the value of LexisNexis RISK Solutions products and pricing as well as competitive offerings and articulate key benefits in a manner meaningful to a customer.
Provide on-site customer support where and when needed.
Clearly demonstrate your understanding of LexisNexis RISK Solutions pricing, administrative procedures, and organization to effectively answer clients questions or implement solutions in a timely fashion
Maintain a current understanding of LexisNexis RISK Solutions competitor offerings (i.e., price, product, service, or solution) so that you can effectively sell the advantages of LexisNexis RISK Solutions over that offered by its competitors.
Work closely in a team environment with sales support and technical implementation employees to satisfy customer needs. This position is part of a strong comprehensive sales team including the National Account Executive and Account Manager.
Perform other duties as assigned.
BS/BA or equivalent 3-5 years proven sales experience
Ability to close a sale
Work experience in a professional sales environment desirable
Strong organizational, interpersonal, communication, time management and forecasting skills
Understanding of professional research process and have the ability to quickly develop an in depth understanding of LexisNexis RISK Solutions products and solutions and how they apply to the customers' needs.
Demonstrate outstanding sales and cross functional networking capabilities, and exhibit a professional demeanor, business maturity, and technical knowledge
Able to work cohesively as part of a team, accomplishing mutual team goals Siebel forecasting and funnel management knowledge a key requirement of the position.
This position may require up to 40% travel.
Command of LN Risk solutions, content and applications in the industries service.
Must be familiar with regulatory guidelines that govern covered industries.
At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, we believe in the power of data and advanced analytics for better risk management. With over 40 years of expertise, we are the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks and improve results while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, LexisNexis Risk Solutions serves customers in more than 100 countries and is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit www.lexisnexisrisk.com. LexisNexis Risk Solutions is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or firstname.lastname@example.org.