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Account Executive, Connecticut



Sales & Business Development
Hartford, CT, USA
Posted on Saturday, August 5, 2023
About The Role

Account Executives at Uber Eats bring the best local and regional small and medium restaurants to the Uber Eats platform. Who are we looking for? Someone who is natural at selling and knows the best local restaurants, passionate about food and Uber, and enjoys negotiating.

In this role you will lead the full sales cycle and sign partnerships with top local restaurants while being a champion for the Uber and Uber Eats brands. Your success in this role is measured by achieving and exceeding your monthly quota and proactively building your pipeline by managing and hitting the weekly metrics (cold-calls, emails, and field appointments).

We''re open to sellers located throughout New England, however, this role will focus on CT and the Greater Boston area. You must be able to visit your designated market at least one week each month.

What You''ll Do

  • Own and manage a pipeline of local small and medium restaurants to sign new partnerships in your geographic region with a mix of cold-calling (at least 50 dials per day) and in-person meetings
  • Create a great first-impression and act as an ambassador of Uber Eats to develop long-term partnerships and clearly communicate the value of Uber
  • Manage contract negotiation to establish the foundation of a strong working relationship with our restaurant partners, including sustainable economics for both parties
  • Help us identify and build best practices and collaborate with the Account Management team to support a seamless onboarding experience for each new restaurant partner
  • Proactively maintain communication channels with prospects via phone, email, and face-to-face meetings

Who are we looking for?

  • Excited to learn - This is a great role to grow or build your career in sales
  • Passionate to help restaurants and merchants grow their business with Uber Eats
  • No fear of picking up the phone - this role is 70% on the phone and 30% in the field

Basic Qualifications

  • For Account Executive - At least 3 years of experience in a sales, operations, account management, or similar functions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Passionate about sales!
  • Good communicator and enjoy working on teams that value collaboration
  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves and demonstrate persistence and perseverance, you aren’t fearful of rejection or cold-calling
  • Comfortable thinking on your feet, genuinely curious and like to ask questions
  • Experience with Salesforce and Google Suite

For Hartford, CT-based roles: The base hourly rate amount for this role is $25.25 per hour.

For New York, NY-based roles: The base hourly rate amount for this role is $28.13 per hour.

For all US locations, you will be eligible to participate in Uber''s bonus program, and may be offered an equity award, sales bonuses & other types of comp. You will also be eligible for various benefits. More details can be found at the following link https://www.uber.com/careers/benefits.