This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

Account Executive - SLED (17-0282) in Woodbridge Township, NJ at ePlus

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Account Executive - SLED

Location - New Jersey Statewide (Candidate can reside anywhere within a commutable distance to sales territory)

Job Purpose:

Are you up to the challenge? At ePlus, we engineer transformative technology solutions for the most visionary companies in the world.  As an Account Executive you will increase ePlus’ revenue and market presence through effective selling into past, current and targeted customers.  You will achieve growth objectives through prospecting, lead response and relationship building. You will evaluate customers’ needs, and lead a team to develop a solution from concept to implementation.

This takes imagination, relentless client service, and the tenacity to enable our clients to achieve their visions. Our partnerships with leading edge technology manufacturers—many of which look to us for their own technology infrastructure needs—keep us immersed across the broad spectrum of the IT ecosystem. 

From strategy to fulfillment to managed services, our engineering-centric solutions enable our clients to realize what it means for technology to do more.

Learn more about at:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Achieve growth objectives through prospecting, lead response, and relationship building across the State of New Jersey and Higher Education accounts.
  • Daily interface with existing customer base (NJ State Agencies and Higher Education SLED)
  • Qualify business opportunities by identifying scope of projects and initiatives, decision makers, stakeholders, and overall scope of opportunity
  • Attend regular technical training to maintain technical knowledge
  • Maintain and grow existing client revenues through cross-selling of ePlus core competencies
  • Establish and maintain manufacturer/partner relationships to develop joint sales opportunities
  • Develop and implement quarterly account marketing plan
  • Provide monthly forecast and quarterly reviews for assigned territory
  • Manage all manufacturer relationships to include deal registration, technical expertise
  • 30% business travel is required (Regional Travel)

Job Knowledge/Skills:

  • Reside in local sales area.
  • Highly desired  - New Jersey NASPO Contract/procurement experience (e-rate, Costars a plus)
  • Knowledge of e-business solutions environment (Cisco Technology and solutions required)
  • Must demonstrate ability to qualify, penetrate, and close new accounts.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, problem-solving and time management skills.
  • Proven ability to leverage subject matter experts to further the sales process.
  • Possess ability to work independently and as part of a team

    Education and Experience:

  • BA/BS in Business, Management, Computer Science or Engineering fields preferred.
  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience includes selling technology solutions including wireless, security, IP Telephony, software etc.
  • GSA familiarity and experience is a plus

    Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. At this time, ePlus will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.

    Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. At this time, ePlus will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.


  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
  • Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.
  • The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.
  • Please note that your application (including any personal data contained in that application and your CV) will be transmitted to ePlus Inc. and may be processed by ePlus Inc. and its subsidiaries in the USA. For more information about how we process and protect your personal data please see our Privacy Policy at