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Key Account Director - Erie, PA 

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Key Account Director - Erie, PA

VertMarkets is a pioneering B2B media company devoted to the creation of personal, business connections between the world’s business and community leaders. We have an opening for a Key Account Director. Your input will be critical in the direction and growth of our company. In turn, you will earn generous pay plus premium benefits. The Key Account Director is responsible for directing all employees involved in delivering value to their clientele – this includes: Account Project Managers, Data Analysts, Content Managers, Writers and Web Content Managers.


- Within the clientele , identify the key stakeholders in each of the departments that will have a say in the decision for the services we offer

- Consult with management to identify new market segments for the company to target

- Understand the market your clientele work in as well as or better than they do, including market trends, areas of opportunity, common challenges, and how the buyer/supplier relationships


- Understand the opportunities, goals, and challenges each client has and how they believe they will solve the challenges to reach their goals

- Consult with clients to help them shape their growth strategy

- Develop, communicate, and implement solutions that help your clients overcome their challenges

- Consult with company management to formulate pricing for custom client solutions

- Identify and utilize data and other sources of information to effectively make a case for your proposed solution with each stakeholder

- Have conviction and be able to prove that your solution will actually help solve the client’s challenges

- Negotiate the terms of the solution and execute a contract with the client

- Help the client execute their program to the most effective extent by adapting operational best practices to their specific situation

- Consistently utilize data and client feedback to understand how the program is performing towards solving their challenges

- Establish a feedback loop where you use data from the program to inform each stakeholder on the progress, outcomes, and additional recommendations based upon what you are learning

Position Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Skills:


- At least 2-5 years experience in Sales/Business Development/Project Management

- Demonstrated intellectual curiosity

- Conflict able – not conflict averse, not conflict prone, but conflict ready

- Absence of call reluctance

- High attention to detail

- High initiative

- The desire to help customers and co-workers

- At least 2-5 years experience in Sales/Business Development/Project Management

Compensation and Benefits - VertMarkets provides a premium benefits package, including:

- Medical/dental/vision/prescription coverage for you and your immediate family
- 13 company-paid holidays
- Up to 21 paid personal/vacation days during your first year of employment
- 401(k) plan
- Short- and long-term disability
- Life insurance

Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.

VertMarkets hires world-class employees with high character, drive, discipline and a track record of success. In turn, we provide our employees with career growth potential, a friendly work atmosphere, and excellent pay and benefits.

For more information about VertMarkets, visit us at

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Tags Sales, Marketing, "Account Manager", "Market Trends", "Growth Strategy", "Custom Solutions",  

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