CenturyLink SR SALES TRAINER in Seattle, Washington

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company enabling millions of customers to transform their businesses and their lives through innovative technology solutions. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, Big Data analytics and IT consulting, and operates more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. The company provides broadband, voice, video, data and managed services over a robust 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network.

The Sr. Trainer will focus on sales professionals in the Business Technology Sales organization and will provide support in the following areas:

New Hires:

  • New Hire Checklist and on-boarding; monitor sales professional’s progress through the program

  • Systems and Process navigation, training and on-going resource support

  • Product training, including navigation of on-line training

  • Selling Tools and Processes and Salesforce.com

  • Provide ongoing training, support and direction of SFA & associated systems

  • Continued Education Branch Performance:

  • Consult with Sales Managers and Directors to ensure tenured and newly hired sales professionals meet required performance standards with a goal of reducing turnover, reduce ramp time and increasing productivity.

  • Partners with the Sales Leadership to identify process, system, product training gaps, available resources and action plan to be implemented by the training department.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and relevant experience.

  • 4 - 5 years of experience.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Microsoft Word and Power Point experience.

  • Experience with CenturyLink business sales products, systems/tools, processes and selling skills.

  • Willingness to travel 25 – 50%.

Alternate Location: US-Washington-Seattle

Requisition # : 114007

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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