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Account Consultant

CenturyLink, Inc Phoenix, AZ

Job Description

CenturyLink (NYSE:CTL) is a premier network solutions provider and trusted partner to our customers. As part of our recent acquisition of Level 3 Communications, our portfolio has expanded. More customers. More network. More locations. More opportunities for you. With a global presence in 60 countries, service to more than 350 metro areas domestically, and more than 200,000 miles of fiber; CenturyLink is going places.  At CenturyLink, we believe in growth and innovation, for our customers and our employees. Discover how CenturyLink can expand your potential and take your career to new places if you're looking to join a company that celebrates diversity and creativity, with industry-leading benefits and commitment to employee advancement.  We're committed to bringing great talent to our team to help us change the world. One network connection at a time.

Job Summary

We are in the process of filling open positions for the combined company following CenturyLink's acquisition of Level 3 Communications. All qualified candidates who express interest by submitting an application to an open posting will be considered. However, based on business needs, preference may be given to internal applicants on certain positions. We still welcome, and encourage, all application submissions while we continue our integration process.  Internal applicants are current, active CenturyLink employees, including Level 3 employees who have transitioned to CenturyLink as part of the acquisition.

Job Description

  • Primary interface with both internal and external customers this position requires a complete focus on customer service and perfecting the customer experience.
  • Responsible for attainment of revenue objectives and service quality objectives.
  • Responsible for input to and execution of account plans while leading and managing the development of the Service Plan segment for the overall Account Plan.
  • Actively engages and coordinates with customers, ensuring superior service levels are maintained and leading customer specific quality improvement plans as documented and identified in the Service Plan.
  • Actively works and coordinates activities in support of sales, with numerous teams that support the provisioning, design, installation and billing of sales to customers.
  • Interacts effectively as a team member to support achievement of sales objectives.
  • Makes accurate and timely decisions based on customer needs and business requirements.
  • Develops, maintains and manages customer relationships from the operational to executive levels throughout the organization.
  • Contributes to the attainment of revenue objectives by managing orders from the sales stage through to accurate billing and revenue recognition.
  • Represents CenturyLink to multiple departments and levels within the Account, by understanding how CenturyLink's products meet their goals.



  • Associate's degree or equivalent education and relevant experience. 3-5 years related experience in specific area or equivalent. May require technical certification.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication (oral and written), negotiating, time management and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint.)
  • This is a customer facing position. All selected candidates will be expected to occasionally meet face to face with customers and this may require travel.


  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Knowledge of CenturyLink products, e.g., Voice, Data, IP, VPN, Web Hosting, and CPE is desired.
  • BS/BA in Business, Liberal Arts, Economics, MIS/CIS, or another related field.


Alternate Location: 13475

Requisition #: 161913

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/ 

EEO Statement

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, œprotected statuses).  We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.


The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.  Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

Job Segment: Consultant, Consulting, Contract, Service

Job Details

Date Posted February 14, 2019
Date Closes March 16, 2019
Requisition 441362400
Located In Phoenix, AZ
SOC Category 00-0000.00