Key Account Manager

Sales Salt Lake City, Utah Remote, United States


Description

Key Account Manager

Location: Salt Lake City, UT or Remote, USA


The Key Account Manager will be accountable for delivering world class account management and business direction to inContact’s most important customers. Specifically, this position is responsible for building long-term relationships with new and existing customers by understanding their business goals, proposing enhancements to product and/or services and leveraging appropriate company resources to address how clients can achieve better business outcomes by leveraging inContact technology products. The Key Account Manager is responsible to upsell, cross-sell, and consult with the client and will bear a sales quota in addition to growing the revenue of an account base, including renewals. The Key Account Manager’s involvement with the client will encompass the entire lifecycle of the relationship - beginning with the initial implementation and carry through to building a long-term relationship. Client interaction will be done both over the phone/ WebEx and face to face. The Key Account Manager will be the business leader in an account and work inconcert with our Techncial Support team (primarily through Technical Account Managers, Technical Success Managers, and Techncial Success Analysts. Together, these teams are responsible to ensure both customer longevity and systematic growth.


Major Functions/Responsibility

  • This position will require travel of 20-40% of the time between customer meetings, quarterly business reviews, industry events, and sales kickoff
  • Identify upsell and cross-sell opportunities within the customer base. Close the deal themsleves on smaller transactions and engage the DSM on larger opportunies.
  • Become intimately familiar with the assigned account base and become the trusted advisor to the customer for better business outcomes.
  • Consult with the client regarding their contact center business, identifying areas in which they can use their existing inContact products more effectively in coordination with best practices in the contact center industry.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of competitive product lines, especially as it relates to technical strengths and weaknesses of the competitor's products and what strategy inContact should develop to counter.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of all other inContact products/services, competitive product lines, differentiators and industry trends through self-education and inContact's resources.
  • Develop and present customized presentations to assigned clients that both quantify and qualify product/service usage, realized benefits, achievements, opportunities and next steps.
  • Work directly with inContact product management to deliver feedback from clients to best facilitate ideas and drive innovation for future product enhancement and development.
  • Work with inContact's Implementation team to play a role in smooth customer implementations by providing on-site assistance as directed and provide appropriate feedback to the greater sales team post turn up.
  • Measure success via tracking of client retention and revenue growth.

Required Education, Experience, and Specific Job Related Skills

Education Requirement:
  • ​Bachlors Degree in Information Technologies or Business Administration or related field or equivalent work experience required.
Experience Requirement:
  • 4+ years applicable experience in the account mangement fucntion in customer service, call/contact center and/or service delivery.
  • Working technical knowledge of contact center software/design/functionality.
  • Experience in managing the business aspects of large Enterprise-level customers
  • Demonstrated experience in a fast paced enviroment and meeting customer time constraints.
  • Demonstrated experience working independently with little to no daily supervision
  • Competency negotatiing and upselling products and services offerings
Experience Preferred:
  • Demonstrated sales proficiency, primarily to an installed base of customers

ABOUT NICE inContact: NICE inContact makes it easy and affordable for organizations around the globe to provide exceptional customer experiences while meeting key business metrics. NICE inContact provides the world’s #1 cloud customer experience platform, NICE inContact CXone™, combining best-in-class Omnichannel Routing, Workforce Optimization, Analytics, Automation and Artificial Intelligence on an Open Cloud Foundation. NICE inContact is a part of NICE (Nasdaq: NICE), the worldwide leading provider of both cloud and on-premises enterprise software solutions.

NICE is committed to provide an environment based on equal opportunity for all qualified applicants and employees. It is the policy of NICE to afford equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals, regardless of age, race, color, creed, religion, citizenship, ancestry, national origin, sex, gender, pregnancy, mental or physical disability, marital status, veteran status, service in the Armed Forces, sexual or affectional orientation, atypical hereditary cellular or blood traits, genetic information, status as a victim of domestic or sexual violence, and/or any other status protected by any applicable federal, state and/or local statute or regulation.