Sales Leader

Company Name
Bluefield Research
Company Website
Location (City)
Boston, MA
Job Category
Sales
Job Sector
Water Technology, Other
Job Type
Full Time
Degree Requirement
Bachelors
Contact Info careers@bluefieldresearch.com 617 910 2540

Summary: The Sales Leader’s primary responsibility is to develop sales leads (with the support of marketing), generate revenues, and maintain customer relationships backed by a core set of research products: annual Insight ServicesInsight Reportsand Consulting Services.

The Sales Manager is charged with initiating relationships with C-level and other senior executives within prospect organizations. A critical component to one’s success will be demonstrating an ability to understanding Bluefield’s increasing archive of research and matching parts of it to customer needs and interest.

If you thrive on talking to people, being an expert in your field, and impressing your friends, look no further than Bluefield Research. This is a phenomenal opportunity for professional growth and directly influencing the trajectory of our firm.

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Job Duties/Responsibilities: 

To be a leader, you must be curious, highly motivated, and excellent listener with:

  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Ability to present monthly and quarterly sales forecast and results to company management team.
  • Confidence in selling to large, complex organizations, and building relationships from managers to executives in these companies.
  • Ability to call prospects at all levels, including C-Level executives.
  • Experience in working with coordinated marketing and sales strategies.
  • Out-of-the-box thinking on ways to identify new clients and new budgets within existing and potential client-base.
  • The ability to sell ideas internally and generate consensus and collaboration across a variety of areas.
Qualifications: 

Your experience should include:

  • Demonstrated success in inside / outside sales strategies; Start-up or small company experience a plus
  • Experience selling information products, such as analytical reports, market research, preferred
  • Demonstrated track record of achieving and exceeding target objectives.
  • Proven ability to prospect and network in person and by telephone.
  • Success in working the sales cycle from contact to deal closure.
  • Organized and able to document and report on all activities on a regular basis.

Preferences:

  • University degree required
  • 2 to 5 years experience in sales, business development function
  • Proficiency with MS applications required (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) and salesforce experience preferred.
  • A keen attention to detail and highly effective organization skills including the ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
  • Flexible to travel (10% to 25%)
  • Fluent English
  • The position will be located in Boston and relocation expenses will not be included. Candidates in the Boston area will be given priority.
Benefits: 
  • Health insurance reimbursement
  • Vacation and sick Days
  • Holidays
  • Upward mobility in a start-up culture that allows for potential a role in management with demonstrated success
How to Apply: 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to this linked address for consideration.

Only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up

About the Company: 

Companies approaching water as a business are often challenged by a lack of high quality, reliable intelligence. Bluefield bridges this gap with actionable, data-backed analysis supported by a transparent research methodology and ongoing access to our global water experts. As an independent insight firm focused exclusively on water markets, executives rely on our suite of research services to validate their assumptions, address critical questions, and strengthen strategic planning processes.