Account Executive (Financial Services)

  • Competitive
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Accenture
  • 27 Sep 16

Account Executive (Financial Services)

Job description

Key Responsibilities:

    • Mostly deployed for 1 client and is based at the client location. In exception situations, an AE may support 2 clients and in some cased there can be more than 1 AE at large diamond clients
    • Responsible to sell all Application Services work with a continued focus on Capacity Service sales for Financial Services.
    • Work as part of the Account Leadership team under the sponsorship of the Client Account Leadership (Individual CALs can determine the governance mechanism within the accounts as they deem appropriate).
    • Working through the process from Sales origination to closure
    • Measured on sales and Annual Contract Value (ACV) achieved against target. Sales will get 75% weightage while ACV will have 25% weightage, should be in Sales Capture role to get credit for Account Executive bonus.
    • AEs will charge 40% on the project sold and 60% on BD.
    • Report to CSG AS Sales Lead


Basic qualifications

Skills & Experience

  • At least 7 years of relevant experience in Sales/Business Development, focus on selling Technology/Application Services in particular
  • Strong background in Financial Services industry
  • The ability to work under pressure and assimilate large quantities of information quickly, while maintaining attention to detail
  • Have a good business sense, target oriented and highly proactive
  • Ability to adapt to changing circumstances
  • Ability to prioritize work, operate independently, multi-task, deliver agreed goals and results within the agreed timelines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with ability to influence key stakeholders

    All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

    Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.