Hybrid: The position requires an employee to cover territory visits to customers in a reoccurring frequency.
The selected candidate will assume territorial responsibility and be located within any of the listed States:
GM Fleet has traditionally been a leader of fleet vehicle sales in the commercial and government segments. Going forward, GM Fleet is transforming beyond vehicle sales, bringing holistic Business to Business (B2B) & Business to Government (B2G) solutions to small, medium and large organizations; focusing on complete end-to-end B2B/B2G solutions to help our partners meet their business goals.
To meet business objectives, the GM B2G team is looking for a Government Account Executive. The Government Account Executive will promote a customer- first approach to improve sales performance and revenue within an assigned book of business.
Manage a list of portfolios of assigned government accounts
Develop sales strategy and business plan for assigned government accounts
Establish relationships with key stakeholders at all levels
Ensure early engagement in the customer buying process to diagnose customers' needs and tailor solutions to match them, influencing bid specs as required
Leverage strategic sales methodology, advance sales opportunities, and generate revenue growth
Actively manage sales pipeline to ensure constant flow of new business into GM
Collaborate with GM B2B/B2G business units to ensure customer success, solution adoption, and sales expansion
Provide continuous feedback to GM B2B/B2G business units to drive future product enhancements
Update the CRM system with accurate customer information, contact details and activity log
Implement and track key performance metrics
Accurately forecast sales opportunities
Skills and Experiences
5+ years B2G, B2B sales and/or account management experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent job experience required
Ability to build strong relationships and influence government agency partners
Strong organization and planning skills
Ability to balance conflicting priorities while maintaining effectiveness
Outstanding oral and written communication skills that involves understanding the audience; getting the message across; presenting information effectively; and communicating openly
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, innovative, rapidly evolving industry and organization, comfortable with ambiguity
Skilled in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and CRM account management applications
Travel required. Must be able to travel up to 75% within assigned region
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