Sales Executive, Advisory - Renewables

Location US-NY-Albany
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Renewables.Lab.FieldEngineering – Solar Panels – Sustainable

At UL, we know why we come to work.

Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose: to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place. Science is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion and excellence. UL stands at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change. Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!

What you’ll learn & achieve:

UL is currently seeking a technical Sales Executive to grow our advisory business in the US.  As a member of the sales team will be responsible to present, introduce and market UL’s renewable advisory capabilities in the US market. This position will be part of the technical sales team in North America with the goal to expand our renewables advisory business to developers, operators, investors and lenders.

  • Identify and engage prospective clients in the Renewables space. Serves as main point of client contact throughout sales cycle.
  • Proactively engage with existing accounts to provide awareness of Advisory opportunities
  • Maintains high-touch relationships with potential accounts to ensure capture of expansion opportunities
  • Maintains industry connections to understand market trends and anticipate tailwinds and headwinds
  • Quickly builds trust and engages with customers to identify customer needs. Builds trusted advisor status with relevant account owners.
  • Uses technical credibility to build relationships with buyers and centers of influence, in support of account managers
  • Maintains knowledge base of Renewables industry to anticipate and react to disruption and proactively address customer needs
  • Create proposals and close business opportunities
  • Brings in additional technical resources when needed to support sales opportunities
  • Provides input to account owner during account planning process on potential growth opportunities
  • Supports smooth hand-off of customer to implementation teams or customer success

What makes you a great fit:

  • 2+ years of related sales experience in the Renewables space
  • Strong knowledge and experience within the Renewables industry
  • Proven ability to meet and exceed sales targets
  • Team player with a collaborative work style
  • Ability to ideate and capitalize on opportunities with existing customers
  • Timeliness is critical as well as strong organizational skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, or related field
  • Proficient in Microsoft 365 and CRM software (Salesforce preferred)

UL has COVID-19 protocols and policies in place to ensure the safety of our employees, customers and clients. Effective November 1, 2021, the company mandates that employees are vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment (except where prohibited by law), subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law.

What you’ll experience working at UL:

Mission: For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new.  Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.

People: Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL.  We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.

Interesting work: Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers’ create. We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles,  you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.

Grow & achieve: We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.

Total Rewards: In the US, we provide lots of great benefits for our employees are their families. From Volunteer Days off to 401k match and retirement contribution benefits to flexible work location & schedule options we look to support our employees no matter what stage in life they are experiencing. 

Learn More:

Working at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.


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