RPS Operations Sales Specialist

Alternate Locations: Radnor, PA \(Pennsylvania\)
Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity\.
Requisition \#57122
About the Company
Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence\. Our core business areas ? Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection ? focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer?s lifestyles and retirement outcomes\.
Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation \(NYSE: LNC\) and its affiliates\. The company had $253 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2017\.
Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees? futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals\.
The Role
As the RPS Sales Operations Specialist, you will act as a liaison to appropriate internal/external sales stakeholders to support targeted institutional sales outcomes by leveraging and applying knowledge of assigned area\(s\) of responsibility\.
Action Oriented
+ Monitors, tracks and reports on all institutional sales data, which includes sales pipeline, forecast, budget, etc\.
+ Maintains sales platforms, which includes Salesforce, Tableau Software and LinkedIn Sales Navigator
+ Acts as a subject matter expert in sales data to provide recommendations and expertise to overall organization
+ Analyzes sales prospects utilizing solution selling abilities to prioritize and take action on the most viable sales opportunities\.
+ Identifies and recommends ideas for sales demonstrating solution selling
+ Obtains and analyzes competitive/marketing data
+ Acts as service liaison for service problems/questions and determines appropriate avenues for resolution, including partnering with the regional service team to troubleshoot service problems and guiding the sales support staff through sales processes
Relationship Management
+ Partners with internal sales stakeholders to support the achievement of targeted sales plans
+ Cultivates strong, sustainable business relationships with internal/external sales stakeholders to support the achievement of established sales goals
+ Collaborates with key internal/external stakeholders to gather and assess information needed to support requests and communications
Business Acumen
+ Maintains knowledge on current and emerging developments/trends, assesses the impact, and collaborates with management to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future solutions and strategy
+ Promotes and enhances organizational initiatives by positively influencing and supporting change management and/or departmental/enterprise initiatives
+ Performs and delivers on routine assignments/projects while simultaneously leveraging and applying knowledge of assigned area\(s\) of responsibility
+ Identifies and communicates to management process improvements that reduce workloads or improve quality
+ Remains current in profession and industry trends\.
+ Makes a positive contribution as demonstrated by: making suggestions for improvement, learning new skills, procedures and processes
+ 4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience \(4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelor's\)
+ 1 \- 3\+ Years? experience in a sales environment that aligns with the responsibilities of this role
+ Ability to read, analyze and interpret both internal and external documents such as general media/publications, professional journals, technical procedures, governmental regulations, policies, proposals, and standard operating procedures
+ Strong written and verbal communication skills
+ Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with others; good interpersonal skills
+ Apply concepts such as probability, statistics, modeling, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical solutions
+ Works with mathematical concepts such as averages and/or variances
+ Ability to evaluate information and the implications of a course of action or solution
+ Ability to interpret and apply common sense understanding to carry out a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
+ Ability to solve problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
+ Define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
+ Evaluate trends in data or information
+ Ability to think creatively while making decisions within the scope of the role
+ Ability to perform under stress in cases of emergency, critical or hazardous situations\.
+ Ability to work with others in a team environment\.
+ Demonstrated solid relationship management skills with internal clients \(e\.g\. management, peers and colleagues\)
+ Demonstrates excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload and multi\-task while maintaining strict attention to detail
+ Demonstrates solid project management skills including, critical ability to coordinate and balance multiple projects in a time\-sensitive environment, under pressure, and meeting deadlines
+ Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills with a collaborative style
+ Demonstrates the ability to use sound judgment and discretion regarding confidential information
+ Finds common ground and can gain collaboration among management, colleagues and peers; can influence outcomes without directing or commanding
+ Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite \(Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook\)Proficiency with Tableau Software
+ Ability to toggle between multiple processing systems
+ Proven ability to learn and utilize new technology platforms
+ Ability to perform repetitive tasks while maintaining speed of work and attention to detail without loss to productivity
+ Strong attention to detail, highly organized, and ability to prioritize work
+ Ability to work independently
+ Demonstrated customer service commitment and ability to maintain confidentiality
+ Adaptability to different working styles and environments
+ Supports flexible work scheduled environment with ability to work extended hours as needed
+ Knowledge in product information/process guidelines and ensure your knowledge remains current
+ Understanding and proficiency in utilizing sales systems including Quoting Engine, AWD, and Salesforce\.com
+ Apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical solutions
This position may be subject to Lincoln?s Political Contribution Policy\. An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions\. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln?s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities\.
Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e\-mail accounts of employees of Lincoln Financial Group are considered property of Lincoln Financial Group and are not subject to payment of agency fees\.
Lincoln Financial Group \(?LFG?\) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex \(including pregnancy\), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information\. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications\. If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260\-455\-2558\.
Lincoln Financial Group ("LFG") is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Opportunities throughout LFG are available to employees and applicants and are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. We have a drug free work environment and we perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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