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Major Account Executive
Houston , Texas
December 17, 2017
Major Account Executive

What you will do
Working in an assigned area, the Major Account Executive is responsible for developing and expanding business with large existing and new commercial accounts that span multiple territories. Incumbent is responsible for account management for large commercial accounts that span multiple territories as well as designated vertical accounts. This rep will have a commanding knowledge of our product line, as well as that of our services. Major Account Executive is responsible for sale of more sophisticated, integrated solutions and products. Provides input such as, relevant market information relating to sales, competition and marketing strategies, vision and goals.

How you will do it
  • Adhere to current Johnson Controls policies, procedures, products, programs and services.
  • Create new market share by selling a broad range of Johnson Controls products and services to designated new and existing regional and vertical market commercial customers
  • Sell integrated solutions to regional named accounts; sales consisting of integrated video surveillance, access control and other networked applications, as well as all fire sales. Fire jobs, where NICET certification and an understanding of local municipal codes are required will be estimated, confirmed, and sold by this individual.
  • Add-on, amend, convert existing customer systems to meet the customers' expectations.
  • Renew existing customer agreements .
  • Drive wider and deeper account penetration with new and existing accounts through frequent proactive contact with corporate accounts; building, expanding and maintaining strong relationships with multiple departments (facilities, loss prevention, IT, finance) and key decision makers at multiple levels within customer organizations.
  • Contact and secure potential new major account business and maintain existing business through:
    • Contact corporate accounts both in person and by phone;
    • Represent the company at trade shows.
    • Contact existing and potential customers on a regular basis
  • Identify prospects utilizing creative lead-generating techniques and maintain productive working relationships with existing customers.
  • Independently establish call plans and customer follow-up strategies, and apply time and territory management techniques.
  • Follow up with prospects on a frequent and timely basis.
  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of complete line of products/services and customers' issues and needs through in-house training, networking and reading/research.
  • Obtain referrals and work with Centers of Influence.
  • Process work order and complete all paperwork in accordance with approved and standardized procedures.
  • Conduct post installation follow-up by contacting customer, ensuring commitments were met and affirming customer satisfaction once the customer has been in service.

What we look for

Education and Experience:
  • College degree required.
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience as a successful commercial sales representative in the security, IT or other technology sales industry, including three (3) years of major accounts sales, demonstrated by the consistent ability to meet and exceed quota.
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills with the ability to present to senior level executives within the customer and Johnson Controls organizations
  • Action Oriented
  • Drive for Results
  • Business Acumen
  • Customer Focus
  • Functional/Technical Skills
  • Builds Effective Teams
  • Interpersonal Savvy
  • Organizational Agility
  • Conflict Management
  • Managing Diversity
  • Peer Relationships
  • Problem Solving
  • Technical Learning
  • Time Management
  • Developing Direct Reports & Others

  • Valid drivers' license with clean driving record
  • Ability to work a full-time schedule
  • Available for local travel, which may include nights and weekends to accommodate customer's schedule

Who we are
At Johnson Controls, we're shaping the future to create a world that's safe, comfortable and sustainable. Our global team creates innovative, integrated solutions to make cities more connected, buildings more intelligent and vehicles more efficient. We are passionate about improving the way the world lives, works and plays. The future requires bold ideas, an entrepreneurial mind-set and collaboration across boundaries. You need a career focused on tomorrow. Tomorrow needs you.

A little about us:
We’re shaping the future. Together, let’s make a world that’s safe, comfortable and sustainable. Tomorrow needs you.

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