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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation  

Req Id : 5321 

Job Title : Client Account Manager - Global Transmission, North Region  


Business Unit Sector : COR-POWER-SALES & MARKETING 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : Yes 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Project Only Hire : No 

Job Summary

The Client Account Manager (CAM) is accountable for the success of business development and sales efforts within a region for the Black & Veatch Energy Business. The CAM will work for the Regional Account Executive and will work in a matrix organization that aligns the goals of Business Lines and Regional Profit/Loss centers. The CAM will be focused on a select number of targets and potentially strategic clients.

Key Responsibilities
  • Develops winning strategies and participates in the preparation of proposals for prospective new business
  • Actively becomes engaged and provides sales leadership in closing new business opportunities
  • Implements strategies that enable the Region to obtain needed new business
  • Develops and coordinates appropriate relationship with clients in accordance with an account management program
  • Monitors, develops, and pursues new business opportunities in the region
  • Manages business development budgets and business development events in the region
  • Coordinates with other business units in the pursuit of business for the benefit of the entire company
  • Conducts all dealings with clients, external and internal, with professionalism, integrity and high ethical standards
  • Provides prospect reporting, forecasts, client feedback and other information necessary to support business unit and company business planning
  • Actively uses Black and Veatch Electronic Client Management (eCRM) system
  • Develops proactive client account plans and winning opportunity strategies as appropriate
  • Acts as principal client activist for assigned clients and represents the voice of the client within internal Black and Veatch meetings
  • Implements appropriate Black and Veatch screening for new business opportunities
  • Acts in capacity of a "lead person"  
  • Does not have management responsibility for the people to whom they provide work direction  
  • Positions receiving direction: Regional Marketing Representatives, Proposal Managers 
Management Responsibilities
Acts in capacity of a "lead person." Does not have management responsibility for the people to whom they provide work direction.
Preferred Qualifications


  • Formal sales training for effective selling techniques

Preferred Skills:

  • Strong sales traits, including tenacity, competitiveness, persuasiveness and overall people skills
  • Highly task oriented to focus on winning new business and achieving sales targets
  • Knowledge and overall understanding of Energy industry; knowledge of industry business drivers and motivators
  • Team player
  • Exhibits high ethical standards in business and in work; maintains a reputation of integrity among clients
  • Understanding of financial metrics including PGM, revenue, overhead costs, Profit and Loss, and Project Financials
  • Excellent communications/human relations skills (written, verbal, client service); ability to maintain key relationships
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to think quickly and anticipate questions when interfacing with clients
  • Ability to sell; strong negotiating and persuasive skills
  • Ability to interface with diverse personalities
  • Ability to think strategically
  • Ability to forecast
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Multi-tasking ability (prioritize, organize, schedule work)
  • Good problem solving skills (identify, analyze, research, evaluate, resolve) 
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related degree (technical degree preferred).
10+ years experience in direct selling, marketing, or proposal management.

All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Work Environment/Physical Demands
Domestic Travel, Keyboarding, SittingNormal office environment and environments associated with extensive travel demands
Communicates effectively
Directs work
Instills trust
Interpersonal savvy
Organizational savvy
Salary Plan
SAM: Sales
Job Grade

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