• Location: Nashville, Tennessee
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #4035
  • Salary: $100,000

NextPath Career Partners is currently seeking an Account Executive to join our client’s team in Nashville, TN. This is a hybrid, direct hire position.

SALARY: $100-$125K +bonus  (depending on experience)


  • Minimum 5 years outside sales experience in the IT space required (preference for experience in Information Security)
  • Current enterprise security space experience preferred
  • Strong, established relationships with key accounts in the territory required
  • Requires experience with Salesforce.com
  • Strong group presentation skills a must
  • Verifiable history of exceeding sales goals and generating leads
  • Demonstrated ability of lead generation and opening new accounts
  • Experience selling professional services, security audits and assessments a plus
  • Bachelors degree preferred
  • Network security vendor related certifications strongly preferred


  • Consistently meet sales and profitability goals.
  • Position, configure and quote product and service solutions to clients.
  • Participate in industry organizations such as ISSA, ISACA, OWASP etc.
  • Manage leads and opportunities through the companies Salesforce and other CRM tools.
  • Accurately and consistently report sales forecasts and opportunity funnels
  • Participate in creation, editing and closure of services proposals.
  • Work with our vendors to understand and position their technologies, understand and articulate their value proposition to clients.
  • Participate in field marketing to generate interest and provide information to the client prospect community to include driving attendance to such events and activities
  • Represent our Consultants to clients and be able to articulate our areas of expertise
  • Set proper expectations and maintain open communication with clients and vendors through the lifecycle of the sales process.
  • Effectively leverage supporting resources in the sales process with the spirit of teamwork and cooperation.
  • Professionally develop and present sales presentations to large groups and executive level clients. 

NextPath is a candidate centric recruiting firm focused on your career goals to help you find your next path! Our team of professional recruiters have over 80 years of combined experience to help you navigate a job change. Our clients span local and national with roles in sales, creative, marketing, and staffing on a direct, contract-to-perm, and contract (project) basis.
If the position above doesn’t appear to fit, we do have a host of clients with roles that could be a match and not every position will be posted. Feel free to reach out to find a better match by emailing your resume to apply@nextpathcp.com for a recruiter to engage.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer 
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