Job Title: Business Development / Account Manager
Summary: Aptude is a well – established IT Professional Services Firm that has experienced recent significant growth and has defined strategies for continued profitable growth. Aptude is looking for a dynamic and dedicated Business Development Manager to join Aptude during this exciting time. Aptude is narrowly focused to provide top – level expertise in automation, that goes beyond individual tools to give dynamic solutions aligned with client’s objectives. Aptude offers two critical models to choose from for its’ clients: Consulting and Managed Services.
Position Description and Responsibilities: The Business Development Manager will be integral to the critical sales strategy of gaining new clients to add to Aptude’s already robust client base. The key functions of the position are:
- Developing action plans to support the sales strategy.
- Determining a process for the most efficient approach to seeking out new clients.
- Identifying potential new clients through research and other available means.
- Contacting potential new clients through emails and phone calls.
- Understanding potential new client needs.
- Determining if there is an initial fit between potential new client and Aptude.
- Setting up meetings between Aptude partners and C level executives.
- Presenting Aptude’s capabilities to client prospects.
- Holding local events to build relationships with client prospects.
- Determining key success metrics.
- Measuring actual performance against target performance.
Requirements and Qualifications:
- Bachelors degree in business
- Two to ten year’s relevant experience in a business development role within the IT field
- Excellent communication skills both verbally and written
- Superior presentation skills
- Professional appearance and demeanor
- Ability to work on multiple priorities
- Positive work ethic and attitude
Reports to: Senior Vice President
- Salary commensurate with experience between $50k and $70k per annum.
- Commission based on generating new clients and supporting existing accounts.
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