Account Manager

Posted on Aug 6, 2022 by DISH

Detroit, MI
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Department Summary:

Over the past 30 years, DISH has built a talented group of leaders and support teams at its corporate headquarters in Englewood, Colorado. As the company continues to develop, offering new products and services to an increasing customer base, it looks to recruit outstanding candidates capable of turning ideas and strategies into world-class results. DISH Network's Local Retailer sales channel is focused on partnering with authorized DISH retailers and developing go to market strategies that will increase our retailer’s production and profitability. Our retailers offer physical storefronts and a personalized sales experience to thousands of DISH customers in rural areas across America.  We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it’s in our DNA. We’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story. 

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Develops and implements strategic sales plans to accommodate corporate goals

Directs sales forecasting activities and sets performance goals accordingly

Reviews market analyses to determine customer needs, areas of opportunity and key market advantages

Directs channel development activity and coordinates sales distribution by identifying new points of sale and establishing sales goals

Advises dealers, distributors, and clients concerning sales and advertising techniques

Represents company at trade association meetings to promote product

Working closely with owners and management of our independent dealers to build business plans, develop sales and marketing strategies, and improve customer retention

Teaming with retailers to conduct various sales events

Detailed and accurate tracking of business activities

Meets with key clients, assisting sales representative with maintaining relationships and negotiating and closing deals

Prepares periodic sales report showing sales volume, potential sales, and areas of proposed client base expansion

Monitors and evaluates the activities and products of the competition

Skills, Experience and Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university; 3+ years related experience, 1-2 years outbound sales experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience

A successful Account Manager will become knowledgeable in every facet of their retailers’ business including but not limited to: short and long term goals, local competition, customer base, turnover, hiring practices, etc. We seek candidates with financial, marketing, sales and business development acumens

Effectively respond to and interact with all levels of organizational staff

Excellent presentation/facilitation, organizational, analytical, interpersonal and written/oral communication skills

High level of computer expertise, including use of internet, database, word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation applications

Flexible, innovative and the ability to manage time and priorities in a fast paced, growth-oriented and time-critical environment

Ability to travel 50-75% of the time

Must maintain valid driver's license with a satisfactory driving record


From versatile health perks to new career opportunities, check out our benefits on our careers website.


Employment is contingent on Successful completion of a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test.

Reference: 75754526

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