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Sales Manager - Claims Solutions (Closed)

Date Posted: 10/26/2020

Job #1577927
Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

The Sr. Professional, Sales Executive promotes and sells Client’s Claims solutions and services, ensures a high level of customer satisfaction and achieves sales goals and objectives within an assigned territory or industry vfertical. This senior-level outside sales role will target large Insurance Carriers in building a pipeline, ensure retention and driving new growth for the business.


  • Ownership of the full sales cycle to drive the sale of solutions /services to new and/or current clients in an assigned area to achieve assigned revenue objectives.
  • Responsible for researching and identifying new business opportunities and engaging prospective clients.
  • Identify relative products, solutions and services to meet customer needs; ensure use case; plan, prioritize and execute discussions with clients.
  • Protect and grow client’s relationship and scope of influence; cultivate relationships by developing and/or managing client relationships with key decision-makers, approvers, influencers, as well as, developing and executing sales strategy through a defined account plan.
  • Develop a deep understanding of our clients' business needs and evangelize how client capabilities align with clients' business to identify solution opportunities. Act as a strategic advisor and partner to the client.
  • Serve as the voice of the customer; share client perspective, feedback and insights with internal stakeholders across the enterprise.
  • Provide accurate and timely (daily and weekly) sales activity reports to reflect the true status of sales opportunities; actively manage pipeline via tools provided in SharePoint, CRM and Excel.
  • Manage follow-up with clients to ensure client satisfaction with products and/or services provided. Ensure connectivity with Account Management and Client Services as needed.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent combination of education and experience) plus7-10 years of direct sales experience.
  • Five years of experience in the claims insurance industry or similar, preferably in a solutions sales role with proven track record of facilitating, negotiating and closing successful transactions.
  • Demonstrated ability to acquire new customer relationships with a successful track record of achieving/ exceeding individual sales targets.
  • Experience in solution selling; strong influencing and negotiation skills; consultative and collaborative style; ability to develop and maintain effective relationships internally and externally.
  • Strong analytical skills; independent decision-making capabilities coupled with the ability to analyze situations and provide practical recommendations. Sound judgment coupled with the ability to recognize and support the organization's preferences and priorities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; effective listening skills; able to consolidate and succinctly translate and relay market/ client feedback; able to present and discuss complex concepts to executive audiences.
  • Strong organizational skills and planning abilities; able to effectively prioritize and manage through competing priorities; strong organizational agility.
  • Strong business, financial and technical acumen; deep competitive/ market awareness.
  • Professional demeanor.
  • Ability to travel up to 40%.