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Account Executive, Public Sector - Federal Clients

Sales & Business Development
205512 Requisition #

“As the consumer’s bureau, we want to ensure that as many people as possible can access and participate in the financial system, and we believe everyone deserves a fair shot at achieving their financial dreams.”  - Craig Boundy, CEO Experian North America


Experian’s a leading Analytics Enterprise


We’re passionate about unlocking the power of data in order to transform lives and create opportunities for consumers, businesses and society. For more than 125 years, we’ve helped businesses grow, consumers and small businesses gain access to financial services, and economies and communities flourish – and we’re not done


Our 17,800 amazing employees in 45 countries believe the possibilities for you, and the world, are growing. We’re investing in the future, through new technologies, talented people and innovation so we can help create a better tomorrow


To do this we employ the greatest and brightest minds that share our purpose and want to make a difference. We’re avid problem solvers. We embrace our diversity yet share similar values and growth mindsets


What’s your next professional and personal goal? Let Experian help bring this to life


We are searching for an Account Executive to join our dedicated Public Sector team with a focus on strategic sales, account planning, leadership, relationship management, sales growth, navigating the organization, delivering quantifiable results, and solving agency problems for our government clients.



What we’re looking for


  • Communication is the key to our success. You grasp concepts quickly and know how to make the complex easy to understand. You can effortlessly share your knowledge of the industry and how your customer is using data, software, and analytics to enhance their business
  • Navigating complex environments to drive results. You collaborate naturally with members across different teams balancing priorities. You excel at bringing the right people to the table, tackling issues and identifying opportunities
  • You understand your customer by seeing your world through their perspective, speaking their language, and articulating the voice of your customer to improve Experian’s solutions
  • You have successful experience of sales functions such as exceeding sales standards, protecting core revenue, and ensuring delivery of solutions
  • You drive results and exceed expectations to identify new ways to maintain and strengthen current partnerships
  • You have a growth mindset, taking initiative with different opportunities to develop your skills as an Experian leader and influencer
  • You prioritize accountability and honesty, building trust with your teammates and customers by consistently delivering results


What you’ll be doing


The Account Executive role entails both new business sales and account management responsibilities for Experian’s Public Sector clients within the Federal Government.  You will plan and execute sales activities to meet aggressive new business growth goals, proactively uncover opportunities with targeted prospects and advance and close sales successfully.  The role spans pipeline creation and sales closure across Experian’s core business offerings:  Consumer Information Services and Business Information Services, with the primary focus being Consumer Credit solutions. This is a remote-based position within the DC Metro Area.


More about you


  • Successful sales experience within the Government Sector with a proven track record of expanding existing relationships and revenue opportunities 
  • Background in Financial Services, Technology or related field sales.
  • Solid business acumen, with a strong understanding of corporate financial priorities and the initiatives designed to deliver revenue and profit expectations.
  • Proven ability to prospect and translate net new territory into active pipeline
  • Understanding of Federal Government procurement and bid process is a must
  • Bachelor's degree required; MBA preferred
  • Travel required, as necessary



Culture at Experian


Our uniqueness is that we truly value yours.


Experian's culture, people and environments are key differentiators. We take our people agenda very seriously. We focus on what truly matters; diversity and inclusion, work/life balance, flexible working, development, engagement, collaboration, wellness, reward & recognition, volunteering... the list goes on


We’re an award-winning organization due to our strong people focus


Experian isn't just growing, we're leveraging cutting edge data science, design thinking and passion to build tomorrow's credit solutions. Innovation is a critical part of Experian's DNA and culture


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