Skip to Main Content


Being a Business Account Executive means having a rewarding career. At Spectrum, you’ll have the opportunity to build meaningful relationships with clients and your team and achieve your career and financial goals.

We’re committed to providing our business customers with superior products that stay ahead of technology advances. As a Business Account Executive, you will connect small and medium-sized businesses, within your sales territory, to Spectrum’s Internet, voice and video services. If you are a motivated sales performer, passionate about building relationships and driven to deliver results—apply today.

  • Full-time
  • Job level: Entry to mid-level
  • Career Progression
  • Work in all elements
  • Training provided
  • Health benefits

Success Profile

What makes a successful Spectrum Business Account Executive? Check out the traits we're looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Ambitious
  • Competitive
  • Goal-Oriented
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Personable
  • Results-driven

Work Inside & Outside

Our experienced Business Account Executives are trusted advisors to small and medium-sized businesses. As an individual contributor, you’ll thrive in a customer-facing role that will have you in the office and out in your sales territory. Spend your days meeting new clients, recommending Spectrum solutions and highlighting the advantages of our reliable products and services.

Goal-oriented & Results-driven

Achieve your sales and revenue goals through prospecting for new customers, as well as through successfully selling bundled services to new customers. You’ll work hard to generate sales leads and work every lead from initial contact to sale. In doing so, you’ll be rewarded with opportunities for growth and uncapped commissions.

At Spectrum, your goals are our goals. So we have created thoughtful resources for a fulfilling career. From best-in-class training to a clear career path, you’ll reap the rewards in your new role.

Earnings Elevated

Your base salary is just the beginning. Our motivated Business Account Executives take advantage of uncapped sales commissions and performance bonuses.

Invested in You

If you’re ready to learn and grow your career, our comprehensive sales training program and ongoing support are developed with you in mind. Here, you will learn winning sales techniques, as well as product and service knowledge to confidently assist your customers and excel as a Business Account Executive.

Future Focused

Have your sights set on a long-standing, rewarding career with a growing company? You will appreciate the variety of career paths filled with opportunities for future success.

Work Hard and Be Rewarded


High-income potential with base salary and uncapped commissions

Affordable Health Care Coverage

High quality and affordable health care coverage for all employees and their family members

Paid Time Off

Paid time off including vacation, sick time, personal days and holidays

piggy bank icon

Savings & Retirement

401(k) with 100% match up to 6% of pay and an additional 3% company contribution to the Retirement Accumulation Plan

Company Perks

Free and discounted Spectrum Services and deep discounts on Spectrum Mobile™ regardless of where you live

Education Assistance

Get reimbursed up to $10,000 a year for undergraduate and graduate degrees through our partnership with Guild.


Date posted: 06/17/2024 Requisition Number: 2024-35321 Business unit: Marketing Location: Augusta, Maine Areas of interest: Outside Sales, Sales Position Type: Full Time SAE270

Average target compensation $100k plus, with minimum commission guarantee 


The Business Account Executive is responsible for selling primary and ancillary communications solutions to small and medium sized businesses within a specified territory. Primary services include coax delivered Internet, video and voice. Ancillary services include custom hosting, desktop security, data back-up, data storage, toll free, additional email addresses, static IPs and more. The AE achieves sales and revenue goals through successful prospecting for new customers as well as the successful sale of bundled services to new customers. The AE is responsible for generating all sales leads through a variety of prospecting tactics and working every lead from initial contact to sale. The AE is responsible for the development and implementation of a Territory Plan (under the instruction of the Sales Manager) which is designed to expand the customer base within their assigned territory. The AE is 100% focused on generating new Internet, voice and video customers. 


Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience 

Place orders through order management software. Work with Account Coordinator in the event the order cannot be automated to ensure that all necessary administrative work necessary to support sales activities including sales orders, contracts, billing forms and sales reports are accurate and submitted in a timely manner. Hand off customer service and non-sales related client inquiries to the Customer Service department; focus on selling 

Have a complete understanding of Spectrum Business coax services, rates (individual and bundled) and applicable taxes 

Demonstrate selling skills and product knowledge. Practice selling skills with other Account Executives regularly. Read sales books and take sales courses to learn new sales techniques; practice and implement new sales techniques regularly 

Maintain accurate records of all sales and prospecting activities including sales calls, presentations, closed sales, and follow-up activities within assigned territory, including the use of to maintain accurate records to maximize territory potential 

Meet and exceed performance standards as defined by the department Standards of Performance (SOP) and the Spectrum Way Sales Model 

Attend and participate in sales meetings as established by management 


Skills/Abilities and Knowledge 

Ability to read, write, speak and understand English 

Knowledge of communications technologies and services, with an emphasis on telephone and Internet fundamentals 

Valid driver's license with a satisfactory driving record 


Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing or related field, or equivalent experience 


Related Work Experience 

Outside sales experience in a high transaction, short closing cycle model preferred; 3-5 years 

Business to business sales experience preferred 

Proven sales history of meeting or exceeding targets preferred 


Office environment and / or outside environment with exposure to inclement weather 

Exposure to moderate noise levels

SAE270 2024-35321 2024

Here, employees don’t just have jobs, they build careers. That’s why we believe in offering a comprehensive pay and benefits package that rewards employees for their contributions to our success, supports all aspects of their well-being, and delivers real value at every stage of life.

A qualified applicant’s criminal history, if any, will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable laws, including local ordinances.

Get to Know Us Charter Communications is known in the United States by our Spectrum brands, including: Spectrum Internet®, TV, Mobile and Voice, Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach. When you join us, you’re joining a strong community of more than 100,000 individuals working together to serve more than 32 million customers in 41 states and keep them connected to what matters most. Watch this video to learn more.

Who You Are Matters Here We’re committed to growing a workforce that reflects our communities, and providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement. EOE, including disability/vets. Learn about our inclusive culture.
Apply Now Email Job

About Our Location

No jobs have been viewed recently.

Sign up for job alerts

Sign up to receive the latest career opportunities directly to your inbox. All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.

Areas of interestEnter a location and a category, and click "Add" to create your Job Alert.

  • Outside Sales, Augusta, Maine, United StatesRemove
  • Sales, Augusta, Maine, United StatesRemove

Spectrum employeeAre you currently a Spectrum employee?

If you are a current Spectrum employee, click here.

There's a strong connection here.