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Account Manager - Lake & McHenry County Territory (U)

Company: Vitalant
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Job Description:

Territory is Antioch, Fox Lake, Gurnee, Ingleside, Island Lake, Lake Villa, McHenry, Johnsburg, North Chicago, Richmond, Round Lake, Wadsworth, Waukegan, Beach Park, Winthrop Harbor, Wonder Lake, Woodstock and Zion.


Under minimal supervision, this position is responsible for achieving annual and monthly territorial goals through effective donor recruitment and territory, account and calendar management.


  • Performs all assigned duties in compliance with internal SOPs and external regulations. Brings compliance issues to the attention of management.
  • Assures quality customer service to all customers.
  • Maintains good attendance and punctuality per the absence policy.
  • Schedules blood drives within center-established guidelines to achieve monthly and annual goals and projection accuracy.
  • Directs, trains, and motivates volunteer blood drive coordinators and committee members to ensure successful blood drives.
  • Develops new donor sources.
  • Maintains an ongoing public and media relations program in assigned territory.
  • Develops an annual recruitment plan for meeting assigned collection goals. Prepare, assess and respond to monthly forecast information.
  • Develops and maintains donor recognition programs in assigned territory.
  • Follows established sales/recruitment process (including projection accuracy); maintains and ensures accuracy and timeliness of account information.
  • Builds relationships with external departments and internal staff. Communicates effectively to coordinate blood drives and in-center activities. Represents the Company through personal contacts, public speaking engagements and educational presentations.
  • Performs all other duties, at the discretion of management, as assigned.

    100% Travel is within the assigned territory only, within the Chicagoland area



    Relevant Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of formal education and experience required.

    Licenses/ Certifications

    Valid in-state driver's license required.


    One year related experience preferred.

    • Effective oral and written communication skills.
    • Sales/territory management skills.
    • Must be self-motivated and a self-starter with good organization skills.
    • Ability to work flexible hours including weekends and evenings.
    • Provide own vehicle for transportation.
    • Proficient personal computer skills.

      100% Travel is within the assigned territory only, within the Chicagoland area

Keywords: Vitalant, Des Plaines , Account Manager - Lake & McHenry County Territory (U), Executive , Des Plaines, Illinois

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