Newell Brands Senior Account Executive in Bentonville, Arkansas

Position Title: Sr. Account Executive - Appliances & Cookware

Reports to: Director Consumer Solution

Location: Bentonville, AR

JobSummary:

The Senior Account Executive is responsible for managing the day to day operations for a specific account base within the division. Maximize the availability of our products in the appropriate channels of distribution consistent with our brand strategy with an emphasis on superior new product execution. Assist with strategies for their customers that enable Newell Brands to achieve best in class results. Assist with information systems, and metrics around financial, brand, and shopper trends to maximize market share, sales, and profits through price optimization for Newell Brands and our customers. Assist with connectivity in other functional areas including Marketing, Supply Chain, Communications and Operations.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors/Universitydegree

  • 2+ years sales and/or trade experience

  • Persuasive/ Sales Ability / Negotiation Skills

  • Experience with a minimum $10M book of business

  • Background in dealing with selling “the bag” ofmultiple brands across many categories

  • Initiative & follow-through

  • Solid analytical skills and acute attention todetails

  • Strong project management skills

  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic andexceptional drive for results

  • Advanced skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, andPower Point

  • Ability to thrivein a fast-paced environment

  • Proven ability to lead cross functional team

  • Excellent written and verbal communicationskills; must be able to present data in an organized manner

  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks andassignments simultaneously

  • Conflict Management/Composure; TechnicalKnowledge

15-25% Travel

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.