Senior Customer Advocate in Chesterfield, MO at Windstream

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    1390 Timberlake Manor Parkway
    Chesterfield, MO
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  • Experience:
    At least 7 year(s)
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Job Description

Job ID:18000847
  • Advises assigned accounts (multi-national/global accounts) by selling new or additional products and services to existing customers
  • Finding additional business in multiple areas within the existing customer
  • Identifying essential customer prospects and evaluating their position among competitors; Researching and analyzing sales options. 
  • Drives organizational management and effectiveness for customers by planning for evolutionary product development; communicating with internal resources the project plan; and bridging any gaps within the product delivery process.
  • Manages formal RFP responses by collaborating with internal and external stakeholders; setting strategic sales objectives unique to the customer; and aligning sales goals and quotas.
  • Manages customer projects and charters that relate to specific key accounts by overseeing project plans from conception to completion; ensuring project specifications are met; facilitating customer proposals; and providing recommendations regarding setting metrics and tracking results. 
  • Manages customer satisfaction and service delivery by anticipating potential service problems; continuing communication during difficult times; and monitoring satisfaction. 
  • Creates business development plans and forecasting by preparing efforts on behalf of the customer; assessing customer needs on a regular basis; validating strategic sales model alignment; and maintaining accurate data for all sales activity.
  • Processes product renewals and retention of existing customers by building customer rapport; conducting specific customer product analysis for expiration; and following customer industry trends for enhancements to existing product platforms. 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:Bachelors Degree and 7 years professional level job related experience (outside, direct sales experience); OR 11 years professional level equivalent related experience.