Windstream
Senior Customer Advocate
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Location: US-FL-Jacksonville Map
Posted: 11/16/2019
Closing: 12/15/2019
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 7 year(s)
Windstream
Job description
Description

WINDSTREAM ENTERPRISE
Senior Customer Advocate

Windstream Enterprise has an immediate need for a Senior Customer Advocate interested in working alongside fellow WE employees in building a foundation for our customers’ success. We do this by acting as Pathfinders, pursuing a daily dedication to the following behaviors:


•         We approach each situation with a responsive and highly agile style, always meeting customers on their own terms.


•         We take the time to listen, learn and acknowledge the context of a customer’s pain points.


•         We dig deeper into problems and seek new and better answers for our customers’ unique requirements.


•         We guide customers towards the right solutions by leveraging our deep expertise and portfolio of innovative next-generation technology.


•         We deliver a direct response to our customer’s needs, focusing on technologies that set the stage for growth.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Windstream Enterprise Senior Customer Advocate, you will:


•         Advise assigned accounts (multi-national/global accounts) by selling new or additional products and services to existing customers; finding additional business in multiple areas within the existing customer.


•         Identify essential customer prospects and evaluate their position among competitors and research and analyze sales options.

  • Drive organizational management and effectiveness for customers by planning for evolutionary product development; communicate the project plan with internal resources and bridge any gaps within the product delivery process.
  • Manage formal RFP responses by collaborating with internal and external stakeholders; setting strategic sales objectives unique to the customer and aligning sales goals and quotas.
  • Manage customer projects and charters that relate to specific key accounts by overseeing project plans from conception to completion; ensure project specifications are met; facilitate customer proposals and providing recommendations regarding setting metrics and tracking results.
  • Manage customer satisfaction and service delivery by anticipating potential service problems; continuing communication during challenging times and monitoring satisfaction.
  • Create business development plans and forecasts by preparing efforts on behalf of the customer; assessing customer needs on a regular basis; validating strategic sales model alignment; and maintaining accurate data for all sales activity.
  • Process product renewals and retention of existing customers by building customer rapport; conducting specific customer product analysis for expiration and following customer industry trends for enhancements to existing product platforms. 

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:Bachelors Degree and 7 years professional level job related experience (outside, direct sales experience); OR 11 years professional level equivalent related experience.



Job Category: Sales
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EEO Statement:
Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer including minority/female/disability/veteran; Without regard to: race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status. Windstream is a drug-free workplace.
Senior Customer Advocate