Key Account Director

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Arvato Financial Solutions  is looking for a Key Account Director to join our team in Seattle. We are a rapidly growing global organization that offers a great opportunity for someone interested in further developing their career. The Key Account Director will have operations and management responsibilities under the guidance of the Senior Vice President of AFS.

 

In this position, the right candidate will manage and develop the relationship with a global e-commerce leader. The ideal candidate is a motivated self-starter with excellent critical thinking, financial and analytical skills. This candidate must possess solid interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

 

Role and Responsibilities

  • Manage and strengthen the relationship with the client and stakeholders
  • Understand the business, provide strategic analysis and make compelling recommendations
  • Assist in gathering client feedback, define processes and identify best practices
  • Serve as escalation point, resolve client issues and complaints
  • Personalized follow-ups with contacts at all steps of the projects: prospecting, negotiations, closing and invoicing
  • Partner with SMEs from cross-functional teams to support the account
  • Drive partner performance to maximize value
  • Prepare, develop and execute account strategy plans.
  • Assist the AFS Senior Vice President with strategic projects
  • Generate quarterly business review and ensure proper documentation
  • Other duties as assigned to meet business needs

 

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • 4+ years of experience in Account Management, Business, Finance, IT or relevant field
  • MST degree preferred
  • Background in financial services preferred
  • Experience in managing large accounts and/or IT projects
  • Demonstrated consulting, leadership and client management skills
  • Proven experience in retaining and expanding accounts

 

Interpersonal Qualifications

Success in this position requires the ability to build a strong partnership with the client and frequent communication with peers and management. These relationships must be built on respect, integrity, cooperation, teamwork and professionalism.

 

  • Ability to build relationships at all levels within the organization
  • Strong business acumen and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including editing and proofreading
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong interest in financial services
  • Ability to work independently and as part of an international and intercultural team
  • Strong creative thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

 

About our company:
Arvato - the spirit of solutions!

 

Arvato Financial Solutions is part of Arvato Digital Services LLC (ADiS), an internationally networked outsourcing provider. There are more than 7,500 employees who design and implement solutions for business processes across integrated service chains for customers around the world. Our portfolio includes robust services related to the creation of professional and custom IT services that revolutionize finance through advanced intelligence and analytics by employing a value-driven model to serve our business partners in the consumer electronics, high-tech, telecommunication, networking and banking sectors. With more than five decades of experience and our global footprint, we bridge data and operational change for our customers to ensure they are well equipped for the challenges of their markets. ADiS LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA.

 

Arvato Financial Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

 

To learn more about us, please visit our website, https://finance.arvato.com.

 

Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


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