Account Manager

Sales New York Upstate New York, Albany


Description

 

Account Manager

Location: Upstate New York 

Language: English

Travel: 20%

 

Buckman is a privately held, global specialty chemical company with headquarters in Memphis, TN, USA, committed to safeguarding the environment, maintaining safety in the workplace, and promoting sustainable development. Buckman delivers exceptional service and innovative solutions to our customers globally in the pulp and paper, leather, and water treatment sectors to help boost productivity, reduce risk, improve product quality, and provide a measurable return on investment.

Position Summary

The Account Manager will responsible for rapidly growing sales and profit utilizing Buckman’s chemical and smart digital platforms. Current sales projects include expansion of existing PTWT applications and other strength enhancement technologies. 


Essential Job Responsibilities
Increase sales through relationship building and product knowledge
Retention of Buckman’s current business
Champion Buckman and customers safety culture/policies
Generates Continuous Improvement Initiatives for Buckman and customers
Entertaining as needed in accordance with Buckman guidelines
Using subject matter expertise to troubleshoot and problem solve
Establishing relationships at all levels based on faith and trust
Results driven decision making while maintaining Buckman values
Use sales tools to maintain accurate and up-to-date account information
Submitting required reports in a timely manner.
Continuing education and self-training by taking advantage of training opportunities
Maintaining consignment inventory
Managing Buckman assets
Effective Planning and Preparation
Obtaining and using knowledge of customers' systems
Support Team Initiatives and Support Team Members needs
Activity (Service) Reports are distributed regularly.

Essential Job Requirements
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university
Pulp & Paper, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, or Biology Degree preferred
3+ years related experience and/or training
Packaging experience is HIGHLY PREFERRED
Specific training in pulp/paper science or packaging desired
Demonstrated understanding of business/finance terminology desirable 

 

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