Company Overview

The DHMRI is a non-profit contract research organization providing R&D biomarker services to partners in agriculture, human health, nutrition and food industries. DHMRI has a unique set of capabilities and services combining genomic, metabolomic, animal research, bioinformatic and interactive data exploration capabilities under one roof. The DHMRI is on the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, North Carolina.

Position Summary

The DHMRI is seeking an Account Manager to develop and execute sales plans for the Western US territory to support DHMRI’s growth and mission.

  • Responsible for DHMRI sales within the assigned territory.
  • Develop the sales strategy in the territory, solidify client relationships, formulate, and implement account penetration tactics.
  • Maintain an up-to-date opportunity pipeline and sales forecast.
  • Identify short-term projects, and opportunities for strategic relationships.
  • Use consultative selling skills and involve the DHMRI’s scientific staff to optimally address client needs.
  • Oversee proposal development with laboratory managers.
  • Represent DHMRI at trade shows and conferences.

Job Requirements

  • Advanced degree in Life Sciences with 4+ years of sales experience of genomic and  metabolomic research services. Experience in the agriculture, nutrition and human health industries is a plus.
  • Goal-oriented and proactive thinker.
  • Experience with CRM platforms.
  • Excellent organizational skills, strong oral and written communication skills, and exceptional soft skills, including: 1) strong interpersonal skills, 2) a problem-solving attitude, and 3) the ability to work both independently and as a collaborative team.
  • Willing to travel at least 40% of the time; including industry trade shows and meetings.

DHMRI offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes the following: health and dental insurance, disability insurances, FSA, life insurance, and a 401(k) savings plan.  This position also qualifies for bonuses based on sales volume.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer F/F/D/V.

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