Account Manager / Business Development - Corporate Responsibility

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Lincoln, NE

Industry: Consulting

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Less than 5 years

Posted 325 days ago

  by    Amy Alvarez

Established, growing company, passionate about Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability seeks an Account Manager/Business Development Specialist (Product Growth Manager).

*Will consider assisting with relocation expenses for the right candidate.

* Will also consider a remote employee if open to some travel.

Company offers excellent working environment, an attractive benefits package, and the opportunity to enhance environmental impact. This is a fast-paced, high-energy environment!

This is an exceptional opportunity for someone with an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for Corporate Social Responsibility, responsible for creating and executing the growth strategy of a new environmental stewardship.

Should be a growth driver with sales and marketingresponsibilities as well as product ownership to ensure price and product offering are meeting the needs of customers. This person will also have P&L responsibilities.  This individual will need to become a subject matter expert in the space to both understand the marketplace while creating marketing strategies to cultivate awareness and excitement for the product offering.

Responsibilities:

Create and execute business development strategy for specialty venture

Develop keen understanding of the specialty market and the many offerings in this space

Identify opportunities to enhance offering and make necessary changes to create the best positioning to the marketplace.

Exceed stated revenue goals and all related milestones necessary to achieve goals

Create marketing initiatives that will generate excitement and supporters of the venture

Identify, cultivate, and solicit consumers, members, corporations and corporate foundations resulting in positive and lasting relationships with the company

Create presence and excitement for the company at industry events, including trade shows, conferences and seminars

Accountable to develop and manage budgets

Effectively negotiate contracts and formal agreements, and manage relationships with multiple prospects

Provide excellent client service to corporate partners

Some travelrequired

Successful candidates will possess the following skills, education and experience:

Minimum of 3years of successful product and/or revenue growth experience, preferably in the area of corporate relations and/or business to business with a Bachelor’s degree.

Will consider the following backgrounds: Corporate Social Responsibility, Social Innovation, Sustainability Management, Environmental Management, Human Systems Intervention, etc.

3+ years of Salesexperience with some Marketing background. 

Passion for the company’s mission, nature, environmental stewardship and people

Demonstrated ability to build relationships with prospects and understand the needs of both the individual(s) and corporations

Strategic ability to create and execute a multi-faceted plan

Exceptional ability to exceed revenue targets, whether over the phone, in person or via marketing tactics

Strong collaborator with internal team members and ability to leverage knowledge and experience

Experienceworking with Senior Level executives in a corporate environment (C-level/VP)

Positive attitude, strong initiative and work ethic, engaged team member with high degree of professionalism

Strong communicator of the company’s programs while also listening for new opportunities

for collaboration

Proficient in basic computer applications, including a CRM platform

Open to some travel

 

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