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Key Account Manager- Pittsburg, PA or East Cleveland, OH at VICIS
Pittsburgh, PA, US
VICIS means change, and we are setting the pace of innovation in protective technology – disrupting the decades-long status quo in head protection. At our core, we are a sports technology company that embraces human-centered design. We apply insights from medical research and advancements in engineering + materials science to better protect athletes and improve performance.
 
We are looking for people passionate about the game of football and providing student athletes with the best sports protective equipment available. VICIS is growing and this is an opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a rapidly expanding company where career growth will be available to those that excel.
 
The Key Account Manager is responsible for account acquisition and sales of VICIS products and accessories within a defined market and geographic area in the U.S. This position requires the ability to interact with multiple contacts and decision makers within High School and Youth football programs.  The Key Account Manager role will require extensive travel to visit current and potential customers within the territory.  Other responsibilities include support of regional and national conferences when required. 

Responsibilities

    • Responsible for attainment of territory sales goals
    • Ability to develop and execute a territory call plan, with the goal of creating a regular schedule of meetings with customers, parents, booster clubs, and regional influencers in football
    • Assist with customer follow-up, including post-sale deliveries, team fittings and other support functions as needed
    • Work collaboratively with the inside sales, Elite (Pro and FBS College) team sales and marketing teams
    • Report clearly on activity in territory and sales forecasting
    • Manage regular team calls and prepare weekly reports
    • Prepare and approve monthly expense reports

Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Minimum 3 years outside sales experience with successful sales track record, preferably selling sporting goods or business services/products where activity metrics were measured (calls made, new accounts acquired, etc.) and/or equivalent experience in the equipment management industry
    • Ability to organize, deliver and answer questions on the ZERO1 helmet to coaches, players and parents
    • Ability to manage activity, funnels and forecasting via CRM
    • Ability to travel regularly (60%+)
    • Superior verbal and written communication skills
    • Proficient with computers and CRM software, Salesforce preferred
    • Background and involvement in athletics, athletic administration, booster activities, and/or coaching preferred
    • Ability to deal with ambiguity and thrive in a start-up environment