Key Account Manager

Solenis , AZ

About the Job

Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries 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 and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 41 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of approximately 5,200 professionals in 120 countries across five continents.  For additional information about Solenis, please visit www.solenis.com |Twitter | LinkedIn.

 

Solenis is staffed with great minds and powered by ingenuity. When you join the Solenis team, you become part of a global community of 5,200 experts who work together to provide advanced process and water treatment solutions. Our team members take pride in their ability to think dynamically and help solve our customers’ unique challenges. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our elite team, please explore our current career opportunities.


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 Key Account Manager's main focus is to maintain revenue, price capture and to improve gross profit. A Key Account Manager (KAM) will also work on attaining new business where appropriate, under the direction of a Sales Manager or Area Manager. 

 

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.


•    Bachelor of Science degree in chemical or mechanical engineering, applied sciences, or engineering with applicable 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 
•    Able to obtain TWIC

 

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.

 

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