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Link Businesses to the Technology They Need.

As a member of CenturyLink's Business Sales team, you will make businesses more agile, secure, and sustainable with end-to-end solutions that deliver bottom line results. Our portfolio of capabilities is at your fingertips to provide virtually unlimited potential for sales success.

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CenturyLink Sr Account Director - IT Solutions NY/NJ in NEW YORK, New York

About CenturyLink

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com/ is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, CenturyLink strives to be the world’s best networking company by solving customers’ increased demand for reliable and secure connections. The company also serves as its customers’ trusted partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that help protect their business.

Job Summary

We’re looking for the best of the best sales professionals who will go to amazing lengths to solve the business problems of their clients by leveraging the IT Solution tools that we support within our Specialized Sales Division

Job Description

CenturyLink’s IT Solutions arm is changing the way that large enterprises assess and procure the tools that keep them productive. We combine a significant local presence with an expansive global network to keep our clients connected, wherever business happens. Sound interesting?

In this role, you will demonstrate your unique value by supporting our direct CenturyLink sales team with product and process expertise in our IT Solutions offerings


  • Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of related experience; or 8+ years of related experience

  • Experience selling in the IT Solutions industry; within the Fortune 1,000 is a plus

  • IT Solutions experience preferred and will greatly help with cross selling efforts and broaden the value of CenturyLink to our clients

  • Strong communication skills and proficiency in selling to customer impacts

  • Self-motivated, pro-active, results-oriented professional with an ability to work with minimum direction.

  • Proficient in MS office products: Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Requires at least 50% or more of time conducting sales activities outside of the office

  • Verifiable history of exceeding sales goals personally and as part of a team

  • Demonstrable success toward making a difference in fast paced, goal-oriented team

  • Aptitude of selling cloud based “as a service” offerings

  • Exemplary work habits and strong organizational skills


Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Denver; US-New Jersey-Jersey City; US-New Jersey-Weehawken; US-New York-New York

Requisition # : 219829

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

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