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Account Executive


United States of America

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For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.

Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!

Job Description

An Account Executive at GfK Etilize will be part of successful team of ecommerce solution experts that have been providing solutions to a range of the industries requirements for over 20 years. The customer base ranges from ecommerce resellers of all sizes from SMBs to the industries leaders and includes retail, government, and industrial accounts. In addition, GfK Etilize works with manufacturers and vendors globally to source the product content that drives the business.

You will be exposed to a wide range of use cases and work with large global support groups that provide an unparcelled level of customer services that is a key differentiator of our business. You will be working with the leaders of the industry. You will be working with experienced account managers to learn the details of how we provide winning solutions and great service.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Support sales team with client support, follow up, and quoting
  • Assist with new business targeting to help find and win new accounts for GfK Etilize
  • Support sales with strategic account management for new and existing business.
  • Coordinate and consult with internal matrix partners to deliver the right solution(s) to solve specific customer problems and achieve customer business objectives.

How you will make an impact:  

  • Provide outstanding prospect and customer experiences
  • Passion to meet and exceed measurable performance goals
  • General knowledge of ecommerce landscape

Ideally, you will bring the following:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability and desire to work in a fast-paced challenging environment
  • A keenly developed competitive nature
  • A self-driven sense of motivation
  • CRM experience (Salesforce)

What we offer:

  • 401K Match
  • Medical/ Vision/ Dental Insurance
  • Work life balance- Hybrid or Remote schedule
  • Tuition Assistance – up to $5,250.00 yearly
  • 11 paid corporate Holidays
  • Life / Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Supplier Discounts/ Plum Benefits partnership 

We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal opportunity in employment which focuses on all of our employees reaching their full potential. At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!

Posted: 79 days ago

City: Boston

Work Area: Commercial

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00015568