At Cengage, we are harnessing the power of tech to build a future where all learners have the tools and confidence to achieve their goals.
As a Cengage employee, you will blaze a new trail to transform the way people learn. Collaborating with the best of the best, you will feel challenged and inspired to do breakthrough work. With the support of our united team, there is no limit to what you can imagine, create and set in motion.
We set the bar higher by bringing our unique talents and point of view to the table every day. We are curious and comfortable with change and are willing to take risks to transform education. Most importantly, with everything we do, we put learning first.
As a member of the Higher Education sales team, an Account Executive will plan, organize, and implement selling strategies for a defined print and digital product set to achieve established sales targets and goals at accounts within an assigned sales territory. Sales activities will be conducted in coordination with sales management, as well as specialist Field and Inside Sales personnel. An Account Executive will build relationships with decision makers, represent and promote assigned Cengage Learning products to customers, and provide post-sales support as needed to drive sell-through, digital activations, and usage. In addition, he / she will advise Product teams of marketing trends, competitive developments, and editorial or product improvement opportunities in the field. The territory covers schools in the San Diego area as well as 12 schools in Hawaii.
Plan, organize, and prioritize sales strategies to achieve established sales targets
Represent and promote Cengage Learning products to all customers to achieve and/or exceed established sales targets and goals
Develop and report content partnership opportunities at assigned accounts by reporting competitive market information and working as a liaison with publishing teams to sign content partnership contracts
Manage territory resources/budget
Manage communications and reporting
Ability to travel overnight as needed; must be able to travel by both auto and air