LinkedIn Mid Market Relationship Manager - Sales Solutions in Chicago, Illinois
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LinkedIn s Sales Solutions team is dedicated to changing the world of sales through the use of Sales Navigator, our flagship product that connects and builds mutually beneficial relationships between buyers and sellers. As a Relationship Manager, you will lead the expansion of our client base and use your strategic social selling skills to educate prospective customers on the benefits and value of Sales Navigator. You will serve as a trusted adviser, share insights and continually seek opportunities for growth to make your customers as strong and successful as possible.
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Effectively communicate the LinkedIn Sales Solutions value proposition and elevator pitch to inspire your clients to embrace a new method of connecting value to Mid- Market or Small and Medium size customers
Make discovery calls and confirm meetings with key decision makers that will generate revenue
Create a pipeline of reasonable opportunities and reliable forecasts in a transparent manner
Develop and execute strategic plans for the territory that will evolve and improve our sales process
Listen to the needs of the market and educate the product and marketing team
Deliver, and preferably exceed, against quarterly and annual revenue targets
Basic Qualifications :
- 4+ years of relevant sales experience
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience with SaaS sales, technology sales, and/or consulting
Experience in relationship management speaking to C-level users
Experience with business development across various geographies
Proven history of overachieving quota and driving results in a high-growth company environment
Excellent communication, negotiation, analytical and forecasting skills
Possess deep relationships with senior sales leadership
Demonstrated ability to find, manage and close high-level business sales
Ability to use competitive selling to position company products against direct and indirect competitors
Ability to gather and use data to inform decision making and persuade others
● Ability to assess business opportunities, read prospective buyers and develop compelling strategies