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Account Representative

Express Employment Professionals Baton Rouge ,LA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $11 to $12 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance
Job Description

Express is currently seeking an experienced Account Processor for a local company here in the Greater Baton Rouge area. The Account Processor’s role will be to oversee a portfolio of assigned customers, develop new business from existing clients, and actively seek new sales opportunities. Account management responsibilities include developing strong relationships with customers, connecting with key business executives and stakeholders, and preparing sales reports. Account Processors answer client queries and identify new business opportunities among existing customers. In this role, you will liaise with cross-functional internal teams (including Customer Service and Product Development departments) to improve the entire customer experience. This position may require occasional travel. If you are familiar with account management software (CRM), have a flair for client communication, and understand consumer behavior, we’d like to meet you. Ideally, candidates for this role will know how to meet ambitious individual and team-wide sales quotas. Ultimately, a successful Account Processor should collaborate with our sales team to achieve quotas while keeping our clients satisfied and engaged with our products and services in the long-run.

Responsibilities:
-Serve as the lead point of contact for all customer account matters.
-Build and maintain strong, long-lasting relationships with high profile clients.
-Negotiate contracts and close agreements to maximize profits.
-Develop trusted advisor relationships with key accounts, customer stakeholders, and executive sponsors.
-Ensure the timely and successful delivery of our solutions according to customer needs and objectives.
-Clearly communicate the progress of monthly and quarterly initiatives to internal and external stakeholders of the company.
-Develop new business with existing clients and/or identify areas of improvement to meet sales quotas while working with the sales team to identify and grow opportunities within the territory.
-Forecast and track key account metrics (e.g. quarterly sales results and annual forecasts).
-Prepare reports on account status.
-Assist with challenging client requests or issue escalations as needed.

Skills:
-Proven work experience as an Account Processor, Account Manager, Key Account Manager, Sales Account Manager, Junior Account Manager, or a similar and relevant role.
-Ability to communicate, present, and influence key stakeholders at all levels of an organization.
-Experience with CRM software (e.g. Salesforce, Zoho CRM or HubSpot) and MS Office (particularly MS Excel).
-Experience delivering client-focused solutions to meet customer needs.
-Ability to multi-task, while maintaining sharp attention to detail.
-Excellent listening, negotiation, and presentation abilities.
-Strong verbal and written communication skills.
-BA/BS degree in Business Administration, Sales, or a relevant field.

Experience:
-sales: 1 year (Preferred)
-customer service: 1 year (Preferred)

Company Description
Express Employment Professionals is a leading staffing provider in the U.S., Canada and South Africa. Every day, we help job seekers find work and help businesses find qualified employees.

Founded in 1983, Express today employs 400,000 people across nearly 700 franchise locations worldwide. Our long-term goal is at the heart of our company's vision, to help as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people.

Express Employment Professionals

Express Employment Professionals is a leading staffing provider in the U.S., Canada and South Africa. Every day, we help job seekers find work and help businesses find qualified employees. Founded in 1983, Express today employs 400,000 people across nearly 700 franchise locations worldwide. Our long-term goal is at the heart of our company's vision, to help as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people.

Address

3888 S Sherwood Forrest Blvd. Suite J1
Baton Rouge, LA
70816 USA

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