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SMB Account Executive, Uber Freight

Sales, Sales & Account Management
in Chicago, Illinois

About the Role

Your primary focus will be bringing on new shippers that fit our partnership criteria, and you'll use your skills in emailing, cold-calling, and driving internal processes to set our partnerships up for success.

What You'll Do:

  • Use prospecting skills and relationships to build partnerships with shippers that are interested in Uber Freight
  • Manage contract negotiations aimed at establishing the foundation of a strong working relationship with our shipper partners, including sustainable economics for both parties
  • Clearly communicate the value of Uber Freight and the platform's capabilities to prospects
  • Achieve and consistently exceed monthly sales goals
  • Work with internal stakeholders to smoothly onboard new shippers
  • Help us identify and build best practices for your sales team and others
  • Act as an ambassador of Uber Freight's mission, brand, and product
  • Communicate clearly & consistently with prospects via email and phone
  • Own internal relationship management with the ability to extend to customer-facing relationships
  • Ensure individual customer KPIs are being met
  • Identify low performing lanes; OTP, OTD, Low margin
  • Facility Insights and trend analysis
  • Develop and grow business

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 year of sales experience (Tech or Logistics preferred)
  • Bachelor's degree from a 4-year university (Business or Supply Chain is a plus)
  • Proven experience developing strong partnerships
  • Proficient in Excel and Google suite

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • A positive, self-starter attitude and determined drive to win
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and follow-through while paying attention to detail
  • Coachability, interest in implementing feedback, and dedication to the improvement of your craft
  • Confirmed experience leading & participating in customer-facing business reviews
  • Experience leading customer business reviews
  • Landed and grown a customer
  • New business development skills
  • Has led a customer improvement effort
  • Operational Understanding

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 10,000 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.

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