RELX Group Telephonic Account Executive - New Business Sales in Dayton, Ohio

Telephonic Account Executive - New Business Sales


Location: Dayton, Ohio, United States

Are you self-driven and highly motivated? Are you looking to advance in a sales role? Would you enjoy working in a team-focused environment as you explore unique career opportunities?

If you are looking for an innovative company to grow your career with, consider working at LexisNexis as a Telephonic Account Executive. In this role, you will drive new business revenue and POS through the sale of LexisNexis products, services, and content within assigned accounts or territory as you:

  • Meet or exceed monthly and annual sales goals

  • Develop detailed strategic sales plans demonstrating how to grow business within assigned accounts or territory

  • Identify and qualify opportunities; develop a pipeline of viable opportunities and effectively manage the pipeline with the account team, including timely follow up of all leads and advancing leads through selling process to close

  • Provide accurate forecasts; customer, competitive and market intelligence to management, business leadership, and the account team

  • Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of LexisNexis products, content, and solutions including the ability to articulate competitive differentiators and our value proposition

  • Identify and communicate effectively with key contacts within a customer's organization

  • Collaborate with other LexisNexis sales team members to secure new business; provide input in conjunction with account team on development of marketing plans and programs to maximize goals

    This position is office based in Dayton, Ohio.

Life at LexisNexis is about being a part of something bigger. It’s about being able to push boundaries to new levels through technology and content, innovation, collaboration with our customers, and advancing the rule of law.

Our company is made up of a smart and curious group of people, who are driven to advance the rule of law and propel our customers to succeed.

Join us. Be a part of something bigger.

Qualification of the successful candidate include:

  • A Bachelor's degree, preferably in business or a related field (experience may be substituted for education)

  • 1-3 years proven experience generating new business sales, preferably in a business to business environment

  • Experience with successful heavy prospecting activities, including high volume cold-calling, social-media prospecting, etc

  • Strong understanding and use of Strategic Selling techniques and CRM systems

  • Self-driven, motivated, and results oriented with new business sales or "hunter" mentality

  • Proven success in new business prospecting, selling, negotiating, and closing skills

  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work effectively in a highly collaborative and team oriented environment

Get to know LexisNexis:

LexisNexis Legal & Professional ( is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis and Nexis services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organizations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business.

Part of RELX Group plc, LexisNexis Legal & Professional serves customers in more than 100 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide. LexisNexis, a division of RELX Group, 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