Account Executive, Federal

Job Description

Account Executive, Federal

Job Description

Position Objective/ Mission:

This role exists to sell online legal and investigative research, integrated workflow solutions in the federal government market.


Consistently achieve monthly, quarterly, and full-year new sales quotas with a mix across the sales bag.

Maintain a new sales pipeline in SALESFORCE.COM of three to four times monthly quota.

Conduct a minimum of 8 customer meetings per week, with new sales prospecting introductions/meetings throughout the week.

Ensure that all sales and related activities are entered into SALESFORCE.COM in a compliant manner - i.e. daily discipline.

Consistently deliver accurate forecasting within a variance of 10%.

Effectively demonstrate key products and solutions within 6 months of hire; for new products, effectively position and demonstrate within 45 days of launch.

Conduct weekly lead-sharing and/or customer strategy calls with key inside and field partners.

Competencies - Skills:

Selling skills with the ability to navigate a complex solutions sale - 5 + years Communication skills - ability to effectively communicate with key government contacts Discovery and presentation skills - ability to effectively express software/solutions concepts and demonstrate the Solutions Suite Computer skills - the ability to effectively utilize various automation tools, such as Business and technical acumen - the ability to solve customer and internal company issues, while staying abreast of relevant technology applications and trends

Competencies - Culture:

Delivering results Commitment to colleagues and customers (customer first) Collaboration/partnering internally and across various TR business units to deliver value Adaptive & active learner Honesty, respect for others, ethics, business standards

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years direct field sales experience (sales experience in the federal government sector preferred) with exemplary track record of sales quota overachievement
  • 4-year college degree, Law degree preferred
  • Previous federal government industry experience a plus
  • Able to work from home office and travel to customer locations 80% of the time.

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