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At Aramark, We Dream, We Do. As the leader in the Refreshments Industry, the Refreshment Services division is a great place to build a professional sales career.
The **Account Executive** is responsible for achieving their quarterly and annual sales plan by securing new client appointments and successfully building a sales pipeline through continuous, on-going prospecting for new customers. Responsible for gathering client intelligence prior to the first appointment and building a program to meet client needs, driving close rates. The Account Executive negotiates pricing, product and equipment options and coordinates necessary program demos.
+ Meet or exceed quarterly and annual sales revenue targets by developing a territory-specific growth plan.
+ Meet or exceed prospecting activity expectations as determined by Sales Management.
+ Secure prospective client appointments via participation in targeted telemarketing, drop offs, cold calling and other selling strategies
+ Update SalesForce.com database daily/weekly as directed by Sales Management
+ Prepare for client appointments by executing client research, tailoring sales materials, and leveraging available resources
+ Meet with prospective clients to secure their business. Execute appropriate follow-up client meetings to complete sales process.
+ Meet client timelines and deliverables for installation via close coordination with Market Center stakeholders.
+ Bachelor's degree preferred with a minimum of 3+ years of business-to-business, outside sales experience focused on new account generation, preferably selling a service
+ Demonstrated success in developing new business and generating sales leads within an assigned sales territory
+ Strong presentation and communication skills with a consultative selling approach
+ Ability to influence decision makers at all levels of an organization, from a CEO to a front office professional
+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Salesforce.
+ A valid driver's license
With a competitive salary and benefits package and an un-capped variable compensation program the sky is the limit at Aramark Refreshment Services.
Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Aramark will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance ordinance.