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Learning & Engagement, SMB Account Executive - Talent Solutions

Company: LinkedIn
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Company DescriptionLinkedIn is the world's largest professional network, built to help members of all backgrounds and experiences achieve more in their careers. Our vision is to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. Every day our members use our products to make connections, discover opportunities, build skills and gain insights. We believe amazing things happen when we work together in an environment where everyone feels a true sense of belonging, and that what matters most in a candidate is having the skills needed to succeed. It inspires us to invest in our talent and support career growth. Join us to challenge yourself with work that matters.Job DescriptionAt LinkedIn, we trust each other to do our best work where it works best for us and our teams. This role offers both hybrid and remote work options, meaning you can work from home and commute to a LinkedIn office, depending on what's best for you and when it is important for your team to be together, or this role can be performed remotely in most locations in the country of employment. We are looking for a Learning & Engagement, Account Executive to join our team as a trusted adviser with a relentless focus on bringing value to our customers within our newly launched Healthcare vertical. The Health Care Learning & Engagement AE will focus on cross-selling LinkedIn's Learning and Engagement Solutions into our portfolio of existing hiring accounts in the Health Care vertical. You will identify, qualify, and capture new sales opportunities. You will have a solid understanding of the industry, collaborate internally, be a strategic advisor to your clients, and consistently deliver against your sales targets. In addition to these activities, you will play a key role in helping to launch the healthcare vertical-ensuring we can drive our Mission and Vision forward in this critical industry.Responsibilities:

  • Understand customer's business and objectives by conducting research, preparing thoughtful questions and insights in advance of customer meetings
  • Practice active listening and thoughtful discovery to uncover customer's buying motivators, decision criteria, investment propensity and who's who in the buyer's circle
  • Gain commitment and buy-in to drive customer decision making by achieving shared vision, proactively laying out the ROI/value prop, and establishing a champion relationship
  • Collaborate internally with Account Director and CSMs to ensure a holistic solution that delivers against customer objectives
  • Think commercially and apply business acumen when crafting & negotiating commercial agreements
  • Use data and insights to support investment recommendations or overcome customer objections
  • Identify an accurate path to revenue for the relevant quota period and manage time accordingly
  • Demonstrate sales operational excellence through CRM discipline, attention to detail, documented sales activities, clear and accurate forecasts and pipeline generation
  • Best in class use of CRM and other sales tools to maximize efficiency and productivity QualificationsBasic Qualifications:
    • 2 + years of applicable sales experience Preferred Qualifications:
      • Evidence of growth mindset and continued personal and professional development.
      • Experience selling IT or HR technology solutions in the Health Care vertical
      • Knowledge of software contract terms and conditions with the ability to create fair transactions.
      • Excellent communication, client and time management, negotiation, and presentation skills
      • Ability to communicate effectively with c-suite executives.
      • Ability to evaluate sound business opportunities, resolve conflicts, close deals and meet/exceed revenue goals.
      • Demonstrated ability to find, manage and close high-level business within an existing customer base.
      • Ability to assess business opportunities and use data to inform decision making and persuade others.
      • Ability to manage a large number of prospect situations simultaneously while positioning solutions against direct and indirect competitors. LinkedIn is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices.The pay range for this role is [$88000 to $130000]. Actual compensation packages are based on a wide array of factors unique to each candidate, including but not limited to skill set, years & depth of experience, certifications and specific office location. This may differ in other locations due to cost of labor considerations. The total compensation package for this position may also include annual performance bonus, stock and benefits. For additional information, visit: Additional InformationEqual Opportunity StatementLinkedIn is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. LinkedIn considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other legally protected class. LinkedIn is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer as described in our equal opportunity statement here: Please reference the following information for more information: Please reference the following information for more information: and for more information.LinkedIn is committed to offering an inclusive and accessible experience for all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. Our goal is to foster an inclusive and accessible workplace where everyone has the opportunity to be successful.If you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening, apply for a position, or participate in the interview process, connect with us at and describe the specific accommodation requested for a disability-related limitation.Reasonable accommodations are modifications or adjustments to the application or hiring process that would enable you to fully participate in that process. Examples of reasonable accommodations include but are not limited to:
        • Documents in alternate formats or read aloud to you
        • Having interviews in an accessible location
        • Being accompanied by a service dog
        • Having a sign language interpreter present for the interviewA request for an accommodation will be responded to within three business days. However, non-disability related requests, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.LinkedIn will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by LinkedIn, or (c) consistent with LinkedIn's legal duty to furnish information.San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, LinkedIn will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.Pay Transparency Policy Statement As a federal contractor, LinkedIn follows the Pay Transparency and non-discrimination provisions described at this link: Data Privacy Notice for Job Candidates Please follow this link to access the document that provides transparency around the way in which LinkedIn handles personal data of employees and job applicants:

Keywords: LinkedIn, Chicago , Learning & Engagement, SMB Account Executive - Talent Solutions, Other , Chicago, Illinois

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