Proposition Sales Specialist
Are you a passionate about working with potential customers to add value to their businesses? Do you love hunting for business in order to grow revenue and sales? If so, we’d love to hear from you!
As a subject matter expert to pre-sales and pursuit activities, you will collaborate with Account Managers and Solution Sales focusing on all sales, new, cross-sells, up-sells, for proposition in a given territory with both existing and new customers. Proposition sales will lead deals aligned to specific propositions and serve accounts within a defined territory. The role works in close partnership with internal partners to proactively drive gross sales and revenue.
Structure, negotiate and close deals
Proactively identify pipeline opportunities, governed by the Account Managers
Develop the sales strategy for their proposition within their territory
Provide insights and share Refinitiv thought leadership on their proposition with customers
Deliver customer demonstrations on their specific propositions
Qualifications And Experience Required
Knowledge of how businesses work, understanding of current and possible future practices, trends and information affecting the prospect or customer businesses and own internal organization
Knowledge of the competition and awareness of how strategies and tactics work in the marketplace
Strong prospecting skills and previous experience in creating communication plans (emails templates, phone call scripts, etc.), conducting prospecting campaigns, efforts with internal lead nurture and/or demand generation programs
Demonstrable closing ability in winning sales campaigns, closing late stage deals, developing reasons for prospects and overcoming late stage deal obstacles
Evident opportunity management experience with managing pipeline, inspecting opportunities, accelerating campaigns, demonstrating deal ingenuity and providing deal-based ideas
Understanding of cost justification methodologies relevant to the business and to the buyer, utilizing a value case to differentiate a solution from competitive offerings, building multiple evaluation criteria that are compelling to the buyer and developing business models that can be replicated and used by others
Over 5 years of industry, sales or market experience
Experience selling to C- level executives
Significant Product and Workflow Expertise (e.g. knowledge of financial modeling, Excel, MS Office); knowledge of trading floor tech / data apps
Superior interpersonal, communication skills and presentation skills (verbal & written)
Note: This role advert is for future potential opportunity in our Sales and Account Management team. If this position becomes available and you are a match, we will contact you.
We Care About Benefits Too.
We support our colleagues’ wellbeing with inclusive benefits. So that’s support for physical, financial, mental and environmental health, paid time off to volunteer, consumer discounts & savings and so much more. All of which are tailored to your needs and may vary by location. For more details talk to your recruiter.
Our fast paced and supportive environment is only possible due to determined, autonomous problem solvers who love our high performance culture. And as a global business, Refinitiv relies on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. So we seek hardworking, qualified employees in all our operations around the world−regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Refinitiv is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.
Refinitiv makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If an accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact us to request an accommodation. A full list of our office locations and contact information can be found at: Refinitiv Office Locations.
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