Account Manager Boston, MA

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. - Boston, MA (30+ days ago)4.0


Job Title

Account Manager Boston, MA
Position Overview

Responsibilities: - Work with architects, designers, flooring contractors, end users, contractors, etc. to select appropriate products for their projects that fit within their design criteria, budget and time frame. - Travel daily throughout assigned area to call on existing customers and prospect new customers to solicit business. - Manage project from inception to completion including identifying opportunity, product selection, specification, order placement, order tracking, delivery coordination, installation oversight, punch walk/ claim coordination( if necessary), and communication of maintenance program. - Must be motivated and comfortable working and supporting a closely knit team environment. - Must be able and competent to work with and manage customer base thru CRM ( Customer Relationship Management) tool such as Salesforce.com - Follow up on a variety of leads from sources such as Dodge, CoStar, networking groups - Build relationships with existing and new customers by entertaining such as lunches, dinners or special events. Contract Specialist must implement the selling process in his/her area; they must have the ability to make good judgment decisions. A full understanding of the product line is essential. Furthermore, an understanding of the application that each product serves is critical. The ability to interface/communicate with a diverse group of customers in a friendly and respectable manner is a must. The ideal candidate will possess a flexible personality and be able to communicate clearly to other persons, both orally and in written form. Contract Specialist must give presentations to architects, designers, and end-users to educate them on the flooring industry and how Shaw Contract can benefit them on their projects.

Requirements:
Competencies:
  • Execute Action Plan
  • Influence Others
  • Initiate Action
  • Deliver Compelling Communication
  • Build Trusting Relationships Requirements: Bachelors degree or High School Diploma/GED and 5 years previous industry sales experience required. Preferred: · Bachelors degree · Candidate already living within or familiar with the territory is strongly preferred. · Commercial flooring experience preferred.
Work Shift

8 hour, day shift
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