Account Manager II

Basic Function:

Account Manager II responsible for working with project team to provide design and conceptual services to assigned accounts.

Essential Functions

  • Function as a liaison between the project team and the DBI Operations team.
  • Provide ongoing service and problem resolution to assigned customer base.
  • Recommend solutions that are customer-focused and solutions-based.
  • Work closely with Business Development Executive to onboard and nurture all new customers.
  • Maintain up-to-date product knowledge.
  • Resolve any customer related issues in a timely manner.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Proven ability to create, build, and maintain relationships.
  • Excellent organizational, meeting facilitation and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated high level of integrity and business ethics.
  • Self-motivated, self-directed, and willing to accept responsibility for results.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced, rapidly changing environment.
  • Ability to travel daily in assigned territory up to 70% of the time to meet with clients and dealers, with occasional overnight travel.
  • Ability to effectively use office automation, communication, and CRM technology.
  • Ability to perform small purchase requests, seeing entire sales process through.

DESIGN FUNCTIONS

  • Supports project team in the development of interior design documentation and presentation materials.
  • Assists in material and furniture selections, specifications, space planning and communication with product representatives.
  • Coordinates with other disciplines (architectural, structural, electrical, civil, etc.) to ensure compatibility with the design intent.
  • Ability to perform on-site design services.
  • Work as a contributing team member within a multi-discipline team.
  • Collaborate and manage commercial interiors projects, including programming client needs, conceptual design, schematic design, and design development.
  • Conducts basic interpretations of sketches, drawings, codes, program and other similar material.
  • Must be able to interact successfully with clients to satisfy needs and deadlines by utilizing effective organizational and prioritization skills.
  • Some travel is required and varies depending on client and location.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited design school.
  • 2+ years previous successful sales or account management experience preferred.
  • 1-3 years’ experience in the office furniture industry preferred.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Outlook.

 

Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by anyone assigned to this position.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of the position.