U.S. Bank Outside Sales Representative-Minneapolis- Account Executive, Banking, Merchant Services in CHICAGO, Illinois

Elavon is a leading global provider of merchant payment processing services to over 1 million customers worldwide. Backed by the financial strength and stability of our parent company, U.S. Bank, we are setting new standards in connectivity, convenience, reliability, security and innovation.

U.S. Bank is seeking an Outside Sales Representative partnering with U.S. Bank branches whose flexibility and adaptability allows them to meet and exceed clients’ expectations. A tenacious self-starter who has a desire for hard work and the ability to fearlessly tackle obstacles is ideal. If you want to let your passion and drive for sales take you further than you could have ever imagined, come work for U.S. Bank! Must have a proven track record of success, be a hunter with B2B and new business development experience. If you have the desire to work your way up in our company, there are many opportunities for internal advancement along the way.

Primarily responsible for selling Elavon’s merchant payment processing (including Visa, Amex, Discover, MasterCard, checks, gift cards, etc.) and the corresponding hardware and software. You will partner with local U.S. Banks in your territory to sell the products and services to customers through their marketing channels. The bank partnership offers potential sales leads. This role is a combination of bank-generated leads and self-generated leads. Some of the responsibilities will include:

Presenting and selling products and solutions to merchant prospects

Calling on bank-generated potential sales leads

Maintaining and establishing relationships with assigned bank partners

Networking with outside referral sources and current customer base for additional business opportunities

Cold calling for additional referrals, and working with bank partners to generate referral sources for sales opportunities

Completing any required paperwork for new customers

What We Offer

Base Salary PLUS Commission Incentive

Opportunity to work for an Industry Leader

Opportunity work with and learn from Highly Respected Sales Leaders

Health/Dental/Vision /Life Insurance

401(k)

Paid vacation and holidays

Pension

Allotted expense reimbursement for travel costs

Paid training with the chance to make sales and earn commission within the first week!

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree, or equivalent work experience

2 years of sales experience in the financial services industry

Ability to travel - little overnight travel

Preferred Skills/Experience

Strong marketing, business development and negotiating skills

Strong sales, communication and customer service skills

Ability to perform in a metrics-based environment

Ability to creatively resolve client concerns and issues

Basic problem solving and decision making skills

Ability to manage multiple tasks/projects and deadlines simultaneously

Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

Job: Sales

Primary Location: IL-IL-Chicago

Shift: 1st - Daytime

Average Hours Per Week: 40

Requisition ID: 170031099

U.S. Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating a diverse workforce.