Senior Account Executive - Government

Employer
Trustwave
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
May 15, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Trustwave Government Solutions is a leading provider of data security and compliance services to the US Federal government. Our team of security experts, ethical hackers and researchers, enables our government partners to transform the way they manage their information security and compliance programs results to ensure each customer receives valuable outcomes at the best value. The agencies we work with benefit from our collaborative, innovative approach to meeting their unique needs. We listen carefully and respond nimbly. Our solutions combine industry best practices with customized technology to ensure quality and integrity.The Senior Account Executive - Government will make a significant contribution to the growth and success of Trustwave Government Solutions, by aggressively developing new business through new and existing Enterprise Accounts and managing profitable business relationships to assist in the achievement of the sales plan. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Develop and manage enterprise accounts within assigned territoryResponsible for lead generation, building the relationship with prospective customers, account profiling and developing the prospective customer into an revenue generating customerWork with Channel partners and Channel Manager to promote Trustwave solution salesSell Trustwave services and products, including Compliance services, Managed Security Services, Managed Security Testing and the full portfolio of Trustwave products sold as either drop ship, managed or cloud.Meet or exceed quarterly sales quotaDevelop and manage pipeline, providing weekly updates to forecastEnsure the provision of appropriate business information for decision-making and controlAssist in the development of existing accounts and the generation of new onesNegotiate contracts, up-sell, build customer rapportProvide appropriate sales tracking and reporting as required leveraging CRM and ExcelAbility to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists; interpret instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule formStrongly prefer candidates with experience selling to Health & Human Services, USDA, Dept. of Transportation, and/or Dept. of Interior.Education:We prefer college-educated applicants, but at minimum, high school diploma or equivalent is required for employment.Trustwave Government Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. To All Agencies:Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Trustwave outside of the Talent Acquisition team. Trustwave's policy is to only accept resumes from agencies via the Trustwave Agency Portal. Agencies must have a valid fee agreement in place and they must have been assigned the specific requisition to which they submit resumes, by the Talent Acquisition team. Any resume submitted outside of this process will be deemed the sole property of Trustwave and in the event a candidate is submitted outside of this policy is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.