Midwest Account Solutions Manager

  • Sales
  • Remote job

Midwest Account Solutions Manager

Job description

Great Minds, a rapidly growing nonprofit that develops world-class curricula and professional development for PK-12, seeks a Midwest Account Solutions Manager to support our dynamic, dedicated team. At Great Minds, we believe every child is capable of greatness. Our mission is to ensure all students have access to a quality education and the full range of liberal arts and sciences.  

 

The Midwest Account Solutions Manager will play an active role in achieving the organizational mission of Great Minds. Account Solutions Managers are an integral part of the Sales Team at Great Minds. Reporting directly to the Regional Sales Managers, the Midwest Account Solutions Manager will be responsible for preparing, delivering and executing a a full solution for school systems with GM curricula in print and digital offerings, professional development and implementation support. This is an exceptional opportunity for a smart, dedicated, and passionate individual to apply his or her skills to support the business growth and mission of Great Minds.
 
Specifically, the Midwest Account Solutions Manager will:

  • Create strategic plans that identify and develop new sales opportunities in targeted accounts.
  • Open doors through prospecting (Target audience:  Curriculum Director, Curriculum Coordinator, Coaches, Sometimes Principals and Superintendents).
  • Take qualified leads through to close.
  • Manage territory holistically (MN, Iowa, S. IL, and MO)
  • Take leading role with Internal Sales Associates and Account Associates to achieve identified goals.

Requirements

  • This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Education, Business, Marketing or Liberal Arts. 
  • Proven experience as a hunter with ability to open doors.
  • K-12 classroom teaching, PD and/or sales experience a plus
  • Working knowledge of sales data systems like Salesforce.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Highly organized and able to manage in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities. 
  • High Drive.

 

Preferred:

  • 5 years sales experience with strong knowledge of Salesforce preferred.
  • Educational/Technology sales experience and classroom teaching experience / teaching skills are preferred.
  • Experience with consultative selling.
  • Classroom teaching and K-12 Leadership and or District Level Leadership Experience.

 

Physical Requirements: 
• Periodically lifting, reaching, and moving product up to 40 lbs.
• Must be able to travel up to 40% - 60% of the time through a combination of domestic air travel and driving a car, including overnight stays. 


 

Details:

  • Full-time
  • Exempt
  • This position is home-based near major airport

 

Please apply on our Careers page: https://greatminds.recruitee.c... Resume and cover letter required. If selected for an interview, a salary history and background check will be required.