Advantage Solutions Manager Client Development - Remote in United States
Manager Client Development
At our Company, we grow People, Brands, and Businesses! We are seeking a dynamic Manager of Client Development responsible for supporting several clients. This position works closely with the client team leader and client team, the client, and Business Development Managers across the country, as well as other support departments and personnel to ensure that all Client standards are met.
As part of our winning team, you’ll receive top-tier training, competitive base salary, and a comprehensive benefits package all with the opportunity for career growth. Looking to make an impact on overall growth strategies for the Consumer-Packaged Goods industry?
What we offer:
Full-Time Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life)
401(k) with company match
Training and Career Development
Generous Paid Time-Off
Revenue Budget Achievement and Project Management:
Support revenue growth within existing account portfolio: achieve the team and division’s annual sales budget via current client growth, new service creation, new business development, etc.
Project management activities including deliverable tracking, budget management and reporting
Client KPI achievement:
Develop effective client relationships to facilitate communication and execution with internal departments to ensure that deliverables are successfully achieved
Develop comprehensive strategies and solutions for key client accounts
Effectively communicate project KPIs to stakeholders throughout the business
Demonstrate sales accomplishments and growth opportunities by supporting business reviews for clients
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience is required
3-5 years of experience in consumer products, brand, or account management
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Able to build and maintain strong client relationships
Ability to balance multiple projects with conflicting deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.)
The salary range for this role is $70,000 to $80,000
The Company is one of North America’s leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. The Company services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today.
The Manager Client Development is responsible for managing a strategic national Client. This position works closely with the client team leader and client team, the client, and Business Development Managers across the country, as well as other support departments and personnel to ensure that all Client standards are met.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Revenue Budget Achievement
Assist Business Development Managers in achieving the Company income by ensuring all Client’s brand marketing and Customer strategies are implemented.
Increase sales through efficient management of promotional spending within Client guidelines.
Client Quota Achievement
- Meet or exceed Clients’ goals for sales, distribution, pricing, shelving, and promotional volume by working with all related departments for assigned markets or Customers.
Client KPI’s Achievement
Meet or exceed Client’s sales objectives across area of responsibility.
Ensure all base authorization, new distribution, retail pricing, shelving, and promotional guidelines are met within the assigned markets or Customers by regularly reporting discrepancies to appropriate Business Development Managers.
Attain sales and promotional objectives within Clients’ “zero overspend” guidelines.
Demonstrate sales accomplishments and areas of opportunity by coordinating in sales presentations for key Customers and Clients.
Sell business-building ideas to Customers through the use of syndicated data, (i.e. Nielsen, IRI data, Spectra, and forms of demographic data).
Forecast Planning Achievement
- Achieve incremental growth by pursuing volume-producing merchandising at assigned Customer account.
May hire, retain, train, coach, guide, direct and develop direct reports using company-wide processes, tools and resources.
May delegate work of others and provide guidance, direction and mentoring to indirect reports
Travel and/or Driving Requirements
Travel and Driving is an essential duty and function of this job.
Travel up to 50%
Education Level: (Required): Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
- 3-5 years of work experience in applicable field (sales, marketing agency, Customer or Client)
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
Proven track record in sales helpful and as well as other applicable fields.
Working knowledge of syndicated data helpful.
Sales presentation and platform skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Strong organizational skills.
Outstanding written and oral communication skills.
PC skills required/intermediate level of proficiency with Excel, MS Word, and PowerPoint.
Demonstrated track record of success.
Environmental & Physical Requirements
Office / Sedentary Requirements
Incumbent must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. Work is performed primarily in an office environment. Typically requires the ability to sit for extended periods of time (66%+ each day), ability to hear the telephone, ability to enter data on a computer and may also require the ability to lift up to 10 pounds.
Additional Information Regarding The Company Job Duties and Job Descriptions
Job duties include additional responsibilities as assigned by one’s supervisor or other manager related to the position/department. This job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. The Company reserves the right at any time with or without notice to alter or change job responsibilities, reassign or transfer job position or assign additional job responsibilities, subject to applicable law. The Company shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable a qualified applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of associates so classified.
The Company is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment practices without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, physical or mental disability, or any other category protected by law. As part of this commitment, the Company shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable an applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.
Job Locations US
Primary Posting Location : Country US
Requisition ID 2023-426617
Position Type Full Time
Category Sales (Professional)