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Key Account Manager

Innovative Water Care

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Meridian, MS
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Job Description

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Job Overview:

Overview

Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, focused on delivering sustainable solutions for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, packaging paper and board, tissue and towel, oil and gas, petroleum refining, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power, municipal, and pool and spa markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of water treatment chemistries, process aids and functional additives, as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, minimize environmental impact and maintain healthy water. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 47 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of over 6,000 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. Solenis is a 2021 US Best Managed Company.

 

For additional information about Solenis, please visit www.solenis.com or follow us on social media.

Description

GENERAL SCOPE

Manages an assigned account, or group of accounts, with the primary responsibility to create value for the assigned customers through the technical service they provide; and identifying new product opportunities and selling to existing customers. A Sales Service Professional’s sole focus is to maintain revenue, price capture and to improve gross profit. A Sales Service Professional may work on attaining new business where appropriate, but that is not their primary assignment or job responsibility.

KNOWLEDGE

Normally top-level jobs requiring considerable knowledge of the job.  Complete acquaintance with and understanding of the general aspects and technical phases of the job and their practical applications to problems and situations ordinarily encountered.

JOB COMPLEXITY

Independently performs non-routine and moderately complex assignments.  Researches assignments, processes, and analyzes data and may develop recommendations.  Competently uses computers and other systems to access, maintain, and manipulate data. May provide leadership, direction to lower level employees.  In technical or production positions, may determine methods, operations, sequences; develops and/or modifies products and equipment to requirements. 

IMPACT

Impact may affect work of others and potentially, if not caught, at section level.  Contributes to and supports the completion of major organization activity. Erroneous work would have negative impact.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in chemical or mechanical engineering, applied sciences, or engineering with applicable experience
  • 4-6 years of water treatment experience 
  • Proven sales track record
  • Water application experience in refineries
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Strong technical and selling skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Focus on safety
  • Clean driving record

At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.

 

For the protection of our employees, customers, and community, as a condition of employment, all new hires must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and must provide proof of vaccination prior to starting employment with the company unless a valid exemption applies.

 

Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.   Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701. #LI-Pf1