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Business Development Manager in Harrisburg, PA at Advantage Solutions

Date Posted: 11/22/2018

Job Snapshot

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    4250 Crums Mill Road
    Harrisburg, PA
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Job Description


At the company, we build people, brands and businesses! The Business Development Manager (BDM) is a high visibility position responsible for providing top-notch account management to our best-in-class clients. The BDM will implement business development initiatives, grow and improve client relationship management generate successful sales growth. This Key Account Manager will place a strong emphasis on selling Road Show Events, cold calling, headquarter presentations and overall growth strategies. As part of our winning team, you’ll receive top-tier training, competitive base salary, and a comprehensive benefits package all with the opportunity for career growth. So, are you ready to be a key account manager and use your B2B marketing skills to help clients grow? Then apply today for a chance to join the largest sales and marketing agency in North America!


  • Achieve P&L targets; manage business for each client(s) assigned implement marketing strategies and analyze trends and results to achieve income and expense budget goals.
  • Implement customer headquarter calls and penetrate key positions at retailer department.
  • Own and drive revenue growth; identify opportunities, utilize forecasting methods and align business unit resources to secure those opportunities.
  • Meet and/or exceed Clients’ goals for sales, distribution, pricing, shelving, and promotional volume.
  • Manage and maximize manufacturer marketing/promotional funds to achieve sales goals while staying within financial guidelines.


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 2 years CPG/Retail B2B Sales experience
  • Demonstrates commitment to meeting or exceeding customer expectations, effectively solicits and responds to the needs of the customer both external and internal.
  • Proven track record of B2B sales in the Retail/CPG Space; strong sales presentation, development and closing skills
  • Working knowledge of syndicated data forecasts, sets objectives, anticipates, structures tasks and establishes priorities
  • Works cooperatively with others toward common group objectives, demonstrates respect for the ideas and contributions of other team members, cultivates positive relationships with other associates, and provides assistance and support to others
  • Outstanding written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite with emphasis on Excel and PowerPoint.