Regional Account Manager

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POST DATE 9/20/2017
END DATE 11/18/2017

Alere Charlottesville, VA

Charlottesville, VA
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Full Time
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Associates Degree


Alere is now Abbott.

The Regional Account Manager (RAM) will have the responsibility of supporting sales activity. The RAM will work closely with the Inside Sales team partners, Informatics Executives (IE), VP, Sales & Operations as well as vendor partners, customers, prospective customers. In addition, the RAM must work effectively with internal customers including Operations, Legal, and Finance.

Tasks and responsibilities:

Deliver product and pricing information to partners and customers in a timely and efficient manner with correct information
Effectively follow-through and follow-up with customer requests to ensure exceptional service with a high level of urgency and responsiveness to customer requests
Accurately maintain a database of customers and prospects to accurately reflect account information and revenue forecasts using SalesForce.Com (SFDC)
Assist in coordinating licensing and contracting activities for sales
Research account histories for accurate quoting
Responsible for maximizing contract term and profitability
Demonstrates commitment to the development, implementation and effectiveness of Aleres Quality Management System per ISO, FDA and other regulatory agencies
Perform other duties and projects as assigned

Key Success Attributes:
Flexibility, Creativity & Learning on the Fly Learns quickly when facing new problems, A relentless and versatile learner, Open to change. Able to re-prioritize on the fly while maintaining focus on individual, team, and business goals. Acts with creativity, confidence, energy, and a positive attitude.
Resilience & Drive for Results Displays a strong work ethic, persistence, stress tolerance, persuasiveness and the ability to take risks. Steadfastly pushes self and others for results, can be counted on to exceed goals successfully, bottom line oriented.
Analytical & Informing Strong ability to identify, analyze, develop, and execute a business plan and provide recommendations. Analyzes both successes and failures for clues to improvement, Experiments and will try to find solutions. Provides the right information that people need to know to do their jobs, is timely with information.
Interpersonal Savvy & Customer Focus Relates well to all kinds of people up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization, builds appropriate rapport, builds constructive and effective relationships. Acts with customers in mind, Establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect.

Preferred educational background:
Associates Degree preferred and/or a proven track record of:
Excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills
Exceptional attention to detail in administrative functions and in communication both written and oral
Learning new technical information quickly and thoroughly in a rapidly changing environment
Ability to operate independently without frequent supervision or guidance
Strong computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tool such as SFDC

Preferred experience:
Inside sales experience in a medical, laboratory, or software/technical industry
Experience in price value contract negotiations
Thorough understanding of financial dynamics (pricing, profitability, contract management, opportunity costs as well as improved patient outcome through financial savings)
Advanced Excel capabilities for analysis


Alere's success is driven by a spirit of entrepreneurship, a tradition of innovation and an enthusiastic pursuit of market opportunities worldwide. Strong organic growth year after year, coupled with over 50 acquisitions over the past 5 has helped shape a dynamic, action-oriented company culture – one that values its geographic and cultural diversity while aspiring to a common organization culture across the globe.

Company Size:
5,001-10,000 Employees
Health Care
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