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Account Executive IV

Company: Forrester
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

At Forrester, we're trusted to work on trailblazing, mission critical problems that business and technology leaders face today. That's why we're always looking to empower talented individuals to perform at their best every single day. We're proud of our community of smart people and vibrant voices who come together to do what's right by our clients and each other. Our success is driven by curiosity, courage and customer obsession. The confidence and drive to be bold at work. Join us and build an extraordinary future. About This Role: We're looking for a top-producing sales professional who can use their curiosity and entrepreneurial mindset to help expand our existing account base of Fortune class companies by selling to C-level executives. Hitting your quota on a monthly and quarterly basis, you'll find and close new business and creatively network for new prospects through social media. Success requires a transparent and repeatable sales process, and with successful prospecting comes a multitude of weekly meetings as well as the opportunity to double your income. Working with top executives and those who directly report to them, your role is about understanding their challenges and demonstrating how Forrester will deliver value and help them achieve their mission. To do this, building and developing relationships with the ability to command presence are essential. It's not easy, but it's exciting, challenging work. And with our extensive set of resources, as well as a supportive team around you, we're by your side to make sure we're bold together. Job Description: Prospect and close appropriate new business prospects from a list based on a specific geography or vertical industry. Sell primarily to senior management (director, C-level) at prospect accounts. Maintain the minimum weekly/daily metrics, and ensure quota is met consistently. Produce accurate and timely forecasts. Develop a complete understanding of all our product offerings, with some emphasis on custom content marketing programs. Understand the changing business and technology issues that our potential clients face. Work with vertical and horizontal research teams to better understand the Forrester value proposition for prospects. Job Requirements: A bachelor's degree. Average experience of five to six years in a similar role. Experience selling business services to C-level professionals in a highly competitive market would be an advantage. The ability and willingness to make cold calls and book meetings. Proven experience in a similar role, specifically with new-business development, achieving quota goals, and managing personal sales strategies. Effective presentation, organization, and time management skills. A team player. A fast learner who is at ease with technology. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. The ability to do limited traveling. We're a network of knowledge and experience leading to richer, fuller careers. Here, we're always learning. Whether you want to hone your strengths or discover new ones, Forrester is the place to go for it. It's a place where everyone is given the tools, support, and runway they need to go far. We'll be right there beside you, every step of the way. Let's be bold, together. We're a network of knowledge and experience leading to richer, fuller careers. Here, we're always learning. Whether you want to hone your strengths or discover new ones, Forrester is the place to go for it. It's a place where everyone is given the tools, support, and runway they need to go far. We'll be right there beside you, every step of the way. Let's be bold, together. Explore #ForresterLife on: Instagram LinkedIn Glassdoor Data Protection The information provided by you in this application will be used for the purposes of recruitment and, for successful applicants only, for personnel administration and management purposes and to comply with the employer's obligations regarding the retention of employee records. If your application is unsuccessful, Forrester Research, Inc., its subsidiaries, affiliates, and/or service providers (collectively "Forrester") will retain your personal information on secure file solely to consider you for future recruitment opportunities. By submitting your resume/CV, you consent to Forrester's retention of the information provided on a secure file for personnel administration and management purposes and/or in order to consider you for future employment opportunities and to the transfer of the information provided to: Forrester's offices in the US and other countries outside the European Economic Area; and Service providers engaged by Forrester for the purposes of processing applications for employment who may be located outside the European Economic Area.

Keywords: Forrester, Cambridge , Account Executive IV, Other , Cambridge, Massachusetts

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