Account Manager (Mid-Atlantic) in Mid-Atlantic region of U.S. at ITW

Date Posted: 7/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Division Description: 



ITW M&C Specialties is a leading global converter with advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe and Asia. We offer differentiated solutions and enhance our customers’ competitive advantage through our:


·       Over 70 years of years of market expertise


·    Track record of continually improving processes, materials and designs.


·    Global footprint to leverage and service customers worldwide


·    Customer centric approach focused on ensuring satisfaction


·    Best practices shared amongst units around the world


·    Commitment to providing unparalleled value. 


·    Organization’s strength (Fortune 200 company)



Position Summary:  


The Account Manager will report to the North American Sales Manager. The role is responsible for developing, executing and maintaining the business development plan for the Electronics and Healthcare product markets in North America by prospecting, promoting, managing, providing technical solutions and closing of new business sales opportunities with existing and prospective accounts. This individual will be based in the Mid-Atlantic area and work out of a home office. The Account Manager position is an outstanding opportunity for a highly motivated, results-oriented individual to share in the profitable growth of our business.


Essential Responsibilities:  



  • Identify and close new sales opportunities with existing and new customers

  • Collaborate with customer’s engineering and sourcing teams to develop, offer and sell innovative fabricated product solutions, negotiate pricing, and manage the coordination of projects

  • Continually assess competitive activity and trends to identify opportunities  

  • Achieve sales targets to support the group’s account penetration and growth 

  • Uphold ITW values, principles of conduct and culture in all activities  

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:



  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field

  • 3+ years of successful solution-based selling

  • Solid organizational, listening, problem solving and reasoning skills

  • Microsoft office skills and CRM experience

  • The ability to:


-  foster strong, collaborative relationships with multiple customer contacts and buying influences within an organization.


-  learn, understand and accurately communicate the benefits of M&C’s capabilities, value added services, and innovative solutions resulting in achievement of customer retention, gain in market share, and profitability goals.


-    understand the needs of customers and communicate these needs effectively with internal support team with an appropriate sense of urgency


-  self-manage time, workload and multiple competing priorities



This position requires 50%+ travel, mainly by car.



ITW/M&C Specialties offers a competitive salary and bonus structure along with an outstanding benefits package which includes:



* Medical/Prescription Drug/Dental


* Generous 401(k) match with immediate eligibility


* Flexible Spending Accounts


* Short and Long Term Disability


* Life Insurance


* Tuition Reimbursement


* Paid Holidays and Vacation



ITW/M&C Specialties is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive work environment where everyone is welcome to contribute their unique talents and ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodation will be made to enable persons with disabilities to apply and to perform the essential job functions.