Account And Relationship Management Executive Account And Relationship Management Executive …

Wolters Kluwer
in Riverwoods, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Wolters Kluwer
in Riverwoods, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Account And Relationship Management Executive
Account and Relationship Management Executive USA-IL-Riverwoods-Lake Cook Rd/en-US/External/job/USA-IL-Riverwoods-Lake-Cook-Rd/Account-and-Relationship-Management-Executive_R0012388/apply

This role is responsible for all aspects of identifying, developing and closing new business opportunities with North American financial institution prospects and clients. This position requires close collaboration, strategic account planning and clear communication with product, professional services, marketing and sales support staff to execute and close 7 figure enterprise sales opportunities with c-level financial services executives. A deep understanding of client business needs and goals as they relate to Wolters Kluwer GRCs (WKGRC) capabilities and solutions are required.


  • Close new software license and associated professional services business to meet or exceed assigned goals. A clear track record of outperformance executing similar responsibilities for a software and services provider to the financial services industry is required for this position.
  • Create, communicate and execute an effective territory plan to close new business and upsell/cross-sell assigned clients by leveraging FRR North Americas Go-To-Market strategies and account-specific initiatives.
  • Work effectively and efficiently with a cross-functional selling team that includes account managers, pre-sales, product management, professional services and management to own and facilitate all aspects of a complex enterprise sales cycle. You are responsible for successful execution of your plan from cold calling and lead follow up through contract negotiation and deal closure.
  • Maintain an accurate and up-to-date forecast and pipeline in, while recording all other requested activity and go-to-market metrics in all systems.
  • Leverage your experience and market knowledge to actively contribute to team and organizational strategy through active participation in our organizational strategies and execution planning.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate understanding of and past use of all internal systems and processes needed to fulfill your sales and account management role.
  • Lead contract negotiations in coordination with your selling team and by working effectively with legal and other departments
  • Serve as a primary point of contact for client issues and resolution by coordinating internal resources to ensure a high level of client satisfaction.
  • Demonstrate flexibility, creativity, a can-do attitude and ability to function as a cooperative member of a team while taking full responsibility for all results.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelors degree in Business, Marketing or Finance; equivalent work experience considered
5+ years of sales experience in a similar role involving complex solutions and multiple decision makers.
Knowledge of financial services software and services industry highly preferred.


40 to 50%, as conditions allow.

Posted 2 Days AgoFull timeR0012388

Wolters Kluwer (WKL) is a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the health, tax & accounting, finance, risk & compliance, and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with advanced technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer reported 2019 annual revenues of 4.6 billion. The group serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries, and employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.

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Wolters Kluwer and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any other protected status.

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