About the right team member:

You’re a driven, self-starter that is passionate about change. You like a challenge and are creative in your solutions. This position will be based in NYC and focused on generating new business through institutional-level sales to the C-Suite representing Betterment for Business 401k’s solutions. You'll join a new and growing team with big goals to drive major change in the retirement plan market.

At Betterment you will get to:

  • Meet and exceed revenue goals by intelligently leading and managing the sales activities to targeted prospects within your territory.
  • Understand prospects compelling events, critical success factors, buying and decision criteria.
  • Articulate the path to closure and key tactical steps for each account from prospecting to closing to onboarding.
  • Work closely with relationship management partners to ensure smooth and successful client on-boarding.
  • Ensure effective and consistent use of Sales Force to accurately track selling and buying activities, pipeline velocity, client interaction and feedback and forecasting of results.
  • Possess an attitude of collaboration and relationship-building both within and outside of the company.
  • Provide “voice of client and industry” to marketing and product management to drive go to market activities and product development roadmap.
  • Be a recognized presence in industry associations and continual learning of industry drivers and trends.

You will be effective if you have:

  • Five to ten years of client-facing experience within the plan sponsor marketplace.
  • Prior experience selling 401k solutions is highly valued.
  • Stellar sales track record of exceeding revenue targets as well as a willingness to be hands-on and build long-term client relationships.
  • Strong initiative and flexibility, excellent long-range planning, effective organization and time-management skills are all essential for success in this role.
  • Excellent verbal and written interpersonal skills are necessary, as is the ability to deliver professional and persuasive presentations.
  • Proficiency in Salesforce, GSuite, Microsoft Office.

About Betterment

Betterment is the largest independent online financial advisor with more than $15 billion in assets under management. The service is designed to help increase customers’ long-term returns and lower taxes for retirement planning, building wealth, and other financial goals. Betterment takes advanced investment strategies and uses technology to deliver them to more than 400,000 customers across its three business lines: direct-to-consumer, Betterment for Advisors, and Betterment for Business. Learn more.

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