Date: October 24, 2022
Location: San Francisco, CA - Remote
EverBright is facilitating the clean energy transition by providing financing options for homeowners seeking to go solar. We are seeking a well-qualified candidate who is passionate about driving the clean energy revolution by building a best-in-class residential financing program. We are looking for a talented Account Manager to join our high-performing Channel Partner Sales and Account Management team to build a productive bridge between our business and its regionally based channel partners. This position reports to the Director of Sales and is essential to the growth and performance of our partner network.
Candidate must reside within one of the following regions with 60% travel required:
West Region: CA, AZ, TX
East Region: FL, NJ, MA, NY, CT
The Account Manager will be the primary point of contact for their assigned partner and drive revenue for our business by promoting and growing the use of our products by our partners, helping them to resolve issues throughout a project lifecycle, and participating in the joint development of marketing and sales strategies. The Account Manager will have specific sales as well as account management targets and will be expected to perform to achieve quotas. The ideal candidate must have a high degree of sales acumen, be a team player, and be comfortable operating in a fast-paced environment.
This position is the primary point of contact for an assigned partner and drives revenue by promoting and growing the use of company products by our partners. The position helps partners resolve issues throughout a project lifecycle and participates in the joint development of marketing and sales strategies. The position will have specific sales as well as account management targets and will be expected to perform to achieve quotas.
Drives our channel partners to meet or exceed business goals
Accurately forecasts on weekly, monthly and quarterly intervals and manages channel partner business to achieve sales and installation targets.
Delivers training and effective coaching to our channel partners
Monitors progression on sales pipelines, troubleshoots issues, intervenes and drives results through influencing dealer behaviors.
Collaborates with the sales and account management team and internal, cross-functional parties in support of partner success.
Harvests new relationships, develops existing business and possesses the talent to sell at all levels of an organization.
Overcomes challenges and find new paths forward to enable growth
Self-motivated and results-oriented with acute attention to detail and organization.
Demonstrated success with strategic selling, negotiations and relationship management
Experience in managing a portfolio of customers to achieve revenue and share objectives, with a track record of quota attainment
A proven track record in working in a target-driven environment; previous experience carrying a sales quota
Ability to use sound judgment and effective sales techniques to manage existing accounts as well as cross sell on value-add products and services
Ability to collaborate, present and sell at all levels of an organization up to C-Suite
Ability to be successful in an ambiguous environment inclusive of continuous improvements and stretch targets
Ability to produce data, draw conclusions and develop key insights as they pertain to partner and market level activity
Willingness to travel 60% + by car/plane throughout territory with occasional travel to our headquarters in FL
Ability to drive a vehicle during the normal course of business. Must maintain a clean driving record with the ability to pass a driving background check. Must be 21 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license.
Sales, account management or business development experience
Exceptionally strong verbal and written communication skills
A high level of energy, motivation, initiative, commitment, and professionalism
Excellent time management and discipline to handle many demos, calls, and meetings each day
Ability to learn new technology and procedures
Proficiency in MS Office and CRM systems, especially Salesforce
A high degree of empathy toward customers and a strong desire to ensure high customer satisfaction
Previous experience in the solar and/or renewable energy industry; previous experience with B2B software
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-growth environment
Excellent telephone and general customer service skills
Drives channel partners to meet or exceed business goals
Forecasts on weekly, monthly and quarterly intervals and manages business to achievement of sales goals and objectives
Delivers training and effective coaching to partners
Monitors progression on sales pipelines, troubleshoots issues, intervenes and drives results through influencing behaviors
Collaborates with the sales and account management team and internal, cross-functional parties in support of partner success
Harvests new relationships, develops existing business and possesses the talent to sell at all levels of an organization
Performs other job-related duties as assigned
High School Grad / GED
Experience: 4+ years
Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Quality/Process Improvement
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
Where permitted by applicable law, EverBright requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.
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