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Key Account Manager

Company: ABB Group
Location: Plano
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Key Account ManagerTake your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.The Key Account Manager will be responsible for leading and implementing all sales initiatives centered around our DC Power and Services portfolio into one of our customers in the telecommunications segment across the U.S. This position reports toAccount ManagerYour responsibilities

  • This is a senior-level role where the candidate needs to be experienced in advising and influencing at executive level.
  • Candidates should have experience successfully selling product solutions and services to key customers with the proven ability to develop long-standing business partnerships.
  • Establishes and develops account relationships based on a defined strategy with the customer.
  • Monitors customer claims as well as plans, facilitates, and conducts customer negotiations.
  • Develops, maintains, and shares detailed knowledge of the customer's business strategy, purchasing behavior, organization, decision-makers, customer business drivers, economic trends and competition.
  • Participates in the development of sales strategies for account by providing the customer's current business and long-term plans.
  • Provides input on the development and implementation of the account plan to include designing the executive relationship strategy and coverage plans by prioritizing the opportunities and identifying a target for each solution element. (Provides input on the development and implementation)
  • Proposes recovery plans in case of potential order shortfalls.
  • Sells products / solutions / services to customers, focusing on volume, mix and budget targets.
  • Clearly defines strategies to achieve budget targets
  • Monitors competitors' activity with each account and ensures that appropriate response strategies are formulated and implemented.
  • Communicates details in accordance with ABB supply, offering and strategy.
  • Ability to utilize internal or external resources (e.g. technical, advertising and marketing) in order to provide value added services to accounts. Your background
    • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
    • Minimum of 10 years sales experience with a minimum of 3 years of Key Account Management.
    • Position requires the ability to travel an average of 50% of the time during a typical work week
    • Leadership experience with global and local teams and reporting to senior management.
    • Knowledge of customers across the telecommunications sector
    • Keen business sense and strong customer negotiation skills.
    • Solid interpersonal and oral/written communication skills.
    • Demonstrated ability to communicate and influence at all levels of management and across functions.
    • Practical experience with strategic selling tools and methodology in growing key accounts
    • Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the USBenefits
      • Retirement plan
      • Life insurance
      • Disability insurance
      • Wellbeing program
      • Healthcare planMore about usIn ABB's Power Conversion division, our customers require reliable and efficient power that supports their growing infrastructure, ensuring that data flows 24x7, while optimizing their footprint, energy costs and operations. They rely on us to provide the latest industry insights and technology to develop solutions needed to meet their evolving challenges. We are a customer-first provider of innovative critical power solutions that are designed for high reliability and performance. Our culture is one of quality and operational excellence which is fueled and supported by our talented people, tools and processes, and our "know how." We look forward to receiving your application. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website .Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABBABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites: As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-.Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1- or by sending an email to . Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.

Keywords: ABB Group, Plano , Key Account Manager, Executive , Plano, Texas

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