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When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, and you’ll be valued and recognized for your performance. With talented managers and inspiring coworkers to support you, you’ll find the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Doe & Ingalls, a Thermo Fisher Scientific brand, is an extension of our customers’ supply chain management team. We understand the minor and major implications that affect the production chemical space. Without compromising quality, we help customers’ mitigate risk, increase productivity, and reduce costs.

Title: Account Manager, Production Chemicals - Midwest

The Account Manager is responsible for sales, account management, and developing new business for the Life Sciences business segment product lines and/or services throughout a specified territory.


  • Manage and grow existing accounts with manufacturers by selling process chemicals and associated chemical management services following cGMP standards
  • Develop new business at existing accounts, develop a pipeline and close business with prospective customers
  • Build customer relationships that enhance our position and profitability
  • Work with manufacturer sales representatives and develop key strategic pipeline targets
  • Identify business opportunities in new markets consistent with Life Sciences and Advanced Technology business segment product lines and/or services
  • Responsible for meeting individual personal objectives and revenue goals for assigned territory
  • Increase account base of territory for new target customers
  • Routinely engage with cross functional teams within Thermo Fisher

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2 or more years of proven business development and/or sales experience
  • Demonstrated sustained success in territory and sustained success of pipeline management as well as the ability to shorten and improve the selling cycle
  • A strong understanding of chemistry and the Life Science industry to be able to serve as a resource for our clients and effectively present information to engineers, managers and purchasing agents/managers
  • Self-motivated individual who is results oriented and customer focused
  • Has demonstrated leadership and the ability to solve problems at multiple levels of complexity
  • Demonstrates the ability to bring new opportunities to the organization and positively challenges the status quo
  • Demonstrated ability to develop key exiting customers into large accounts/Key accounts
  • Demonstrate key project management skills and ability to work in consultative team approach with multiple key elements in order to bring projects to completion (Thermo Fisher, Streamline Manager, Sales Manager, Doe & Ingalls internal resources, raw material vendors, and key client personnel)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in appropriate specialty (preference for Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Engineering or Life Sciences)
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with ability to appropriately represent Company and effectively interact with external clients and with other disciplines within the Company such as marketing, customer service and accounting
  • Proficient computer skills (including Microsoft Office, email, CRM, and spreadsheet analysis)
  • Willingness and availability to travel overnight up to 25% to visit customers, supplier facilities, and attend trade shows

This position has not been approved for Relocation Assistance.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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