Account Manager - C & E Advanced Technologies - Jackson, MS

Sales Jackson, United States


C&E Advanced Technologies is hiring Technology Consultants (Account Managers) in Jackson, MS!

In this role, you will work in a fast-paced environment to support existing customers and drive new business. You will develop and support sales strategies to expand market share within the region, promote products, and address customer concerns in manufacturing, such as product quality, machine safety, and equipment efficiency. You will be positioned to help our customers grow and prosper, proving that manufacturing in America is strong, safe, and high quality. If you're technically-oriented, determined to succeed, and able to build a positive rapport with everyone you meet, then we want you to apply today.

What You'll Do

  • Develop a thorough understanding of our core product lines and their proper application
  • Travel to customer locations to provide technical consultation; recommends products that address the customer's pain points and provides product demonstrations
  • Work with Inside Sales to record call activity, manage opportunities, and develop quotations
  • Coordinate with Technical Specialists to assist customers in successfully using our products
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge through the attendance of education workshops, reviewing trade publications, and attending product training at our office and manufacturers’ locations
  • Perform lead follow up and reporting
  • Build strong partnerships with Customers and Suppliers
  • Collaborate effectively across departments
  • Demonstrate agility and commitment when responding to customer needs
  • Focus on continuous improvement
  • Act with integrity in all areas of our work
  • Value people equally

What You'll Bring

  • 3-5 years of related job experience or expertise in technical sales related to industrial automation (required)
  • Driver’s License with clean driving record (required)
  • Knowledge of sales principles, tactics, and strategies
  • Strong mechanical aptitude or interest in how things work
  • Strong self-management skills, including a high degree of professionalism and dependability
  • Ability to present information, and sell products and services in a highly competitive environment
  • Ability to manage and organize multiple priorities

What we offer
  • Competitive annual base salary + commission plan
  • Monthly auto stipend + mileage reimbursement as well as a monthly cell phone reimbursement
  • Robust and affordable benefits options, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, and more
  • PTO plan with company paid holidays (7)
  • 401K with employer contribution
  • An employee-centric company that values and truly appreciates our most important asset: You!
About the company

C&E makes connections. We are the connection between industrial parts manufacturers and their end users around the world. We are part of Genuine Cable Group (GCG), a leading provider of the wire, cable, and associated products and services that ensure connections, among families and friends, co-workers and customers, and the industrial equipment used across the country.

Genuine Cable Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

These duties and responsibilities are judged to be "essential functions" in terms of the Americans With Disabilities Act, or ADA. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by a person in this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties that may be performed by such a person.