Sales Account Manager
As an SAM you will evaluate, recommend and manage new strategic business opportunities, initiatives, acquisitions, partnerships, alliances and/or joint ventures. Conducts and oversees market analysis, monitors competitive activity, and identifies customer needs. Provides leadership in the planning, designing, due diligence, and implementing of strategic business activities and initiatives. May define vision, strategies, and tactics. May select, develop and evaluate personnel to ensure the efficient operation and growth of the business. The primary responsibilities may include identifying new business opportunities, generating and developing new OEM alliances, as well as identifying businesses within the market for strategic acquisition. Responsible for the development and expansion of new accounts and opportunities. New business pursuits will involve multi-level and cross-division sales efforts, which will demand building credibility and developing relationships both externally and internally. The SAM will support the Eastern United States and Atlantic Rim and will involve travel as required.
Location: Chesapeake, VA
We Take of Our People
Paid Time Off I 401K with Employer Match and Profit Sharing I Health and Wellness Benefits I Learning and Development Opportunities I Referral Program I Competitive Pay I Recognition I Employee Stock Purchase Plan I Inclusive & Supportive Culture
Develops and maintains customer business relationships in domestic and international government markets
Establish and maintain close personal contact with top echelon customers through use of onsite client facing visits. Travel required to locations within the Eastern United States and Atlantic Rim
Identifies and develops opportunities for business expansion and prepares details business cases and recommendations
Develops marketing strategies and provides input into long-range strategic business plans that will produce maximum market penetration
Ensure the effective use of sales and growth initiatives throughout the division and interpret long and short-term effect on sales strategies on operating profit and customer satisfaction
Interfaces with inside sales representatives and Business Development team to ensure pricing and technical accuracy of proposals
Acts as liaison with government agencies and office as needed. Maintains level of oversight to ensure compliance with industry regulations, regulatory agencies, export laws and technology transfer as they apply to proposal development and contract negotiation
Develop and implement contractual documents, master service agreements, small business plans, and mutual terms and conditions to ensure adherence to company policy, government and contract specifications and requirements
May conduct research assessments and due diligence activities
Structure, secures approval, and executes negotiation strategies to capture contracts for new and existing products and services
Attend a variety of conferences and other external meetings to explore and develop sales opportunities
Deliver sales presentations to key clients in coordination with sales representatives
Maintains appropriate records and documentation; tracks, monitors, and reports data to support proposal development
Becomes an integral part of a team that strives for continuous improvement by encouraging, initiating and/or executing improvement ideas
Assist with and support the various projects and initiatives within our service center locations
Other duties as necessary
What You Bring
Must be US Citizen and able to obtain DOD security clearance
Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in a technical field), or minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role
Strong oral and written communication skills with knowledge of MS Office
Strong sales and presentation skills
Background in engineering, sales or marketing in similar or related product, with technical sales experience preferred
Must have excellent relationship management skills and commitment to customer satisfaction with a proven track record in year over year sales growth
Experience utilizing and managing CRM (Customer Relationship Management) systems such as Salesforce desirable
4-6 years’ experience in industrial sales and repairs or equivalent highly preferred
Who We Are
Environmental, Social and Governance
Curtiss-Wright Fleet Solutions is comprised of three service centers that focus on the US Navy fleet support and maintenance market. The Fleet Solutions group provides turnkey overhaul / repair, testing, and parts sales for air compressors, main propulsion steam turbines, valves, steam turbine generators, auxiliary turbines, dehydrators, pumps, strainers, PLCs, blowers, and water purification.
For more information, please visit us at https://www.cw-ems.com/fleet-solutions/default.aspx
No unsolicited agency submittals please. Agency partners must be invited to participate in a search by our Talent Acquisition Team and have signed terms in place prior to any submittal. Resumes submitted directly to any Curtiss-Wright employee or affiliate will not qualify for fee payment, and therefore become the property of Curtiss-Wright.
This position may require exposure to export-controlled information and subject to additional security screening. In the event information provided during the security screening reveals ineligibility to access export-controlled information, any offer of employment may be reconsidered or withdrawn.
Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.