Account Executive - ArcGIS Urban
Are you passionate about applying GIS in urban planning and design? A self-starter and problem solver with an entrepreneurial mindset? In the past few years, Esri has put a large effort into making design tools accessible and powerful for experts, stakeholders, and the public for the smartest cities in the world such as Dubai, Boston, and Singapore. We are dedicated to continually pushing the boundaries of urban design and planning, and you can play a key role in our mission.
Our fast-growing team works closely with customers as well as across our professional services and development teams to solve complex problems and win new business. You’ll have the opportunity to provide insight and help shape and deliver strategies to customers on the effective adoption and use of Esri’s ArcGIS platform.
- Build relationships. Prospect, develop, and implement location strategies for organizations. Maintain a healthy pipeline of business growth opportunities. Leverage social media to build your professional network. Participate in trade shows, workshops, and seminars.
- Understand our customers. Demonstrate industry knowledge and its relevance to the application of GIS. Identify key stakeholders and business drivers for an organization. Understand customer budgeting and acquisition processes.
- Be an expert. Proactively craft and propose solutions that clarify how GIS brings business value to address critical business challenges faced by customers.
- Deliver results. Successfully execute the account management and sales processes for all opportunities. Establish time-driven goals that are attainable and realistic with clear indicators.
- Collaborate with your team. Leverage your domain knowledge when working with cross-divisional teams to define and execute account strategies. Be motivated and resourceful and take initiative to resolve issues.
- 1-3 years of experience as a professional consultant in fields relating to urban planning and urban design
- Experience managing the sales cycle, creating partnerships, and establishing advocacy with customers
- Demonstrated knowledge of the urban design and planning industry and new technology trends, and the ability to translate this into solutions for customers
- Able to negotiate, present, and support visual storytelling across all levels of the organization
- Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively as part of a small, highly-skilled team
- Experience with insight selling methodologies, including understanding and mitigating threats
- Excellent creative thinking, listening, and communication skills
- Ability to travel domestically or internationally up to 50%
- Bachelor’s or master’s in GIS, planning, landscape architecture or a related field, depending on position level
- Experience presenting GIS-based solutions/projects to executive audiences
- Experience with ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Pro, GeoPlanner for ArcGIS, and CityEngine
- General knowledge of spatial analysis and how it is used for problem solving
Our passion for improving quality of life through geography is at the heart of everything we do. Esri’s geographic information system (GIS) technology inspires and enables governments, universities, and businesses worldwide to save money, lives, and our environment through a deeper understanding of the changing world around them.
Carefully managed growth and zero debt give Esri stability that is uncommon in today's volatile business world. Privately held, we offer exceptional benefits, competitive salaries, 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, opportunities for personal and professional growth, and much more.
Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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