Project Coordinator / National Account Manager

Salary:
Up to $65,000 to start plus superior company-sponsored benefits and outstanding career advancement opportunities

Location:
Southwest Side of Chicago - Near Midway Airport

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Project Coordinator / Account Manager
National Accounts - Uniform and Apparel Division
*** Three Job Openings ***
Up to $65,000 to start plus superior company-sponsored benefits and outstanding career advancement opportunities
Chicago - Near Midway Airport

As a Project Coordinator and National Account Manager, your job duties and responsibilities will include:

- Developing and strengthening client relationships to foster loyalty, satisfaction and retention
- Driving initiatives and strategic planning for a designated portfolio of clients
- Serving as a front-line resource and primary point of contact for your clients
- Implementing new program roll-outs
- Learning to perform inventory management functions on behalf of your clients
- Analyzing client accounts
- Producing routine and specialized reports
- Generating growth and new streams of revenue from your existing clients
- Working cross-functionally across departments to facilitate efficient and effective operations
- Assisting with special projects and performing other duties as assigned
- Traveling to meet your clients in person, as appropriate [Travel up to 25% at company expense]

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- At least two years of Account Management, Project Coordination and/or Business Development experience

And:

- Intermediate to advanced proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
- Advanced written and verbal communication skills
- Relationship management skills
- A friendly and outgoing personality
- A data-driven approach
- Strategic planning skills
- Decision making skills
- Creativity and vision
- Problem-solving skills
- Prioritization skills
- Organizational skills

Pluses:

+++ A Bachelor's Degree, especially in Business, Communications, Project Management or similar

JobGiraffe’s client is a well-known supplier of commercial products and services to the hospitality, gaming, restaurant and travel industries worldwide.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done in-person during office hours, before or after hours, by Skype or by phone if needed.

JG ID #19-1704 - Chicago, IL 60638

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Management Skills - People or Projects Customer Service Skills Management Skills - People or Projects, Manufacturing, Processing, Refining

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