Senior Account Executive

Sales   |   Chicago

Your Next Challenge

When you join Getty Sales, you’ll set your career on track for outstanding achievement with a company that knows no limits. We are the leader in our industry, achieving growth by helping clients make the right decisions with our consultative sales approach. Our sales reps have unlimited earning potential, exceptional benefits and top training/support. If you’re coachable, persistent, smart, and looking for your next great adventure, Getty is the place for you.


We are looking for an exceptional salesperson who combines conceptual technical understanding with consultative selling experience. You have a strong technical foundation. You bring strong credibility with senior technology executives, able to inspire confidence, understand their challenges and show how our software solution can simplify and accelerate their business.

You are a creative deal-maker, able to build relationships fast, qualify early and close deals. You’re happy in finding new opportunities, opening new doors and creating new relationships. You have experience in account development, building on initial success to create long-lasting win-win relationships as a trusted partner and advisor.

What You'll Do:

  • Creates sales opportunities by generating outbound calls to maximize sales for assigned customers.
  • Meets and exceeds sales quota by making significant outbound telephone sales calls to clients and/or renewing contracts.
  • Manage books of business with transactional business as well as enterprise deals
  • Sells all products and services to customers via the telephone and face to face visits.
  • Researches accounts, gathers customer information, identifies key players, and generates interest.
  • Encourages and enables customers to self-serve.
  • Handles all aspects of the renewal process for assigned Accounts, from contract and customer performance review through negotiations to closure
  • Enters accurate customer and sales data into Salesforce and related systems.
  • Performs effective online presentations

 Who You Are
  • Experience consistently meeting or exceeding sales targets
  • Experience hunting within Fortune 1000 accounts
  • Ability to penetrate current accounts
  • Comfortable selling to VPs and C-level executives
  • Desired 3 years relevant outbound or inside sales experience
  • Experience selling complex, technical software solutions
  • Aptitude to grow revenue of client base of assigned accounts.
  • Ability to manage an enterprise sale
  • Ability to build rapport with client contacts and understand their business direction & short/medium term needs.
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills


Who We Are:

Getty Images is the world’s leader in visual communication, with over 170 million assets available through its premium content site and its leading stock content site With its advanced search and image recognition technology, Getty Images serves business customers in more than 100 countries and is the first place creative and media professionals turn to discover, purchase and manage images and other digital content. Its award-winning photographers and content creators help customers produce inspiring work which appears every day in the world’s most influential newspapers, magazines, advertising campaigns, films, television programs, books and online media. 

Visit Getty Images at to learn more about how the company is advancing the unique role of digital media in communications and business, and enabling creative ideas to come to life.  For company news and announcements, visit, and for the stories, innovation and inspiration behind our content, visit Stories & Trends Find us on Facebook at and Twitter at

Getty Images is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. Getty Images believes that diversity is critical to our success in moving the world with images and is committed to creating an inclusive, mutually respectful environment which celebrates diversity. We seek to hire on the basis of merit, competence, performance, and business needs.