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Sales Account Executive, Corporate Legal Solutions

Thomson Reuters Sales 12/8/2017 2:20:02 PM Toronto, ON Canada
Job Description

Date Posted: December 8, 2017

Department: Sales

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Sales Account executive, Corporate Legal Solutions

Purpose:

To sell Thomson Reuters Legal Tracker, Practical Law, Westlaw and related products and services to prospective Corporate Legal departments. Thomson Reuters Legal Tracker is a cloud-based software solution enabling corporate legal departments to manage matters and collaborate with outside firms.   Practical Law and Westlaw provide in-house counsel with web-based tools and resources to more efficiently manage their workload.

This position is responsible for:

  • meeting new sales quota;
  • conducting face-to-face/web-ex appointments; 
  • conducting pre-demo qualifying calls/conversations and short demos;
  • maintaining a pipeline of 3x quota;
  • prospecting, selling and building pipelines for Thomson Reuters Legal Tracker, Practical Law and Westlaw;
  • establishing and maintaining strong sales partnership with Thomson Reuters pre-sales resources;
  • updating salesforce.com daily and accurately maintaining the CRM tool; and
  • forecasting to management.

You will be a strong team player and will possess:

  • a university degree (business or professional) or equivalent business experience;
  • a minimum 5 years of direct field sales experience, preferably in the corporate sector and or legal industry,  with a proven, exemplary track record of exceeding sales quota;
  • experience and track record in software sales is strongly preferred;
  • the ability to effectively present the product and value propositions;
  • the ability to forecast accurately;
  • enthusiasm, energy, passion and curiosity. Open and adaptable to change;
  • the ability to navigate complex software and solutions sales cycle;
  • new business mining, prospecting and cold calling skills: developing a high volume of new business opportunities;
  • the ability to take initiative, be focused, motivated and a self-starter;
  • a customer-centric mentality;
  • the ability to build credibility and trust in order to navigate a complex sales cycle;
  • a strong understanding of our customers’ business and industry;
  • the ability to collaborate and communicate regularly and effectively within team and cross-functionally with other departments;
  • the ability to build relationships with, and influence all levels within an organization, including senior management;
  • holds a valid driver’s license (required);
  • the ability to work from a home office and travel to customer locations (50% travel required); and
  • proficient in MS Office, excel, outlook and internet skills.

Knowledge of the legal marketplace and a professional designation (an LL.B) will be considered a strong asset.

Thomson Reuters offers an environment that is both challenging and supportive, and we are proud to have been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers from 2009 – 2018, a Best Workplace from 2006 – 2017, and a Great Place to Work for Women in 2015 and 2017. We consider work from home arrangements for people with a disability or specific accessibility needs. If requested, accommodation will be provided throughout the recruitment and assessment process.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.


Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

To learn more about what we offer, please visit thomsonreuters.com/careers.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on thomsonreuters.com.



Locations
Toronto-Ontario-Canada
Req #: JREQ095547
Locations: Toronto-Ontario-Canada
Job Function: Sales
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