Sales Coordinator Sales Coordinator …

IHS Markit
in New York, NY
Permanent, Full time
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IHS Markit
in New York, NY
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Sales Coordinator
The Journal of Commerce, a part of the Maritime & Trade division of IHS Markit that produces data-based information, analysis, and events covering the global supply chain, is seeking a sales coordinator for its JOC Engage product. The successful candidate will show a demonstrable ability to work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders that results in increasing sales of JOC Engage, a high-level subscription-based information product that includes subscription to, the bi-weekly Journal of Commerce magazine, the JOC Quarterly Intelligence Report, peer-to-peer networking, and discount pricing to JOC Events, including the flagship TPM Conference. Each component is based on or led by the JOC's industry-leading editorial/journalist team covering the international containerized supply chain, from factory floor to end-consumer. The sales coordinator will work closely with the JOC Shipper Engagement Manager to showcase JOC Engage's value and build a new and sustainable customer base.

Core Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for selling subscriptions to JOC Engage product
  • Responsible for generating new business and renewing existing business to contribute to overall revenue growth for the company
  • Develop/implement a clear strategy to exceed quota
  • Achieve specific monthly, quarterly, and annual sales quota
  • Prepare and submit accurate monthly/quarterly sales reporting and forecasting
  • Establish customer relationships. Travel to JOC and outside events and visit customers and prospects on a consistent basis
  • Generate new business by building and maintaining sales pipelines
  • Coordinate customer outreach and meetings among multiple team members who have touch points
  • Consult with customers to maximize value and improve customer satisfaction
  • Provide all contracts in a timely manner and follow up with customers if additional information is needed for execution of contracts.
  • Provide excellent customer service to existing and potential customers and respond quickly to questions that may arise
  • Actively participate in weekly Editorial, JOC Engage, and other internal meetings to update teams on progress
  • Enter all proposals and orders into Salesforce daily to show booked orders and an updated sales pipeline
  • Update accounts daily in Salesforce with email/phone conversation notes and current contact

Key attributes:
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Excellent communication, organizational, negotiation, and closing skills with a strategic and consultative approach
  • 2+ years in a commercial sales role, handling strategic accounts, preferably within the B2B market and/or within the maritime/supply chain transportation industry
  • Demonstrated success in closing large, complex sales involving multiple stakeholders
  • Demonstrated negotiation and relationship-building skills
  • Proficient in Salesforce, Teams, Excel, and other apps, and able to quickly learn new technologies
  • Ability to consult with customers to assess marketing needs and provide proposals that provide a clear ROI
  • High energy, self-motivated, able to work as part of a team
  • Take responsibility for own work, proactive and not afraid to take on new challenges
Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees, please access our Inclusion & Diversity Statement here .

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