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Corporate Relations Account Manager

Posted by Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics on 8 Aug 2017 | Share

Job basics

  • Location: Chicago, Illinois 60606
  • Country: US
  • Industry Types: Non-Profit and Trade Org.
  • Categories: Marketing
  • Foods: Other
  • Employment Type: Full-Time
  • Reports to: Director, Corporate Relations
  • # of Direct Reports: 0
  • Benefits: Health Insurance, Retirement Plan
Job Description

Corporate Relations Account Manager

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world’s largest organization

of food and nutrition professionals, is seeking a motivated individual to join

our dynamic Corporate Relations Team as a Corporate Relations

Account Manager in our Chicago, IL office.  This position

will engage in sales outreach efforts and client services for both existing

clients and new business opportunities.



  • Proactive corporate relations sales outreach to secure non-dues revenue.
  • Organize a strong sales pipeline, lead generation and the identification of qualified prospects.
  • Manage and maintain a current CRM database and remain accountable for timely and accurate sales and status reports.
  • Coordinate and support the fulfillment of meeting and program deliverables, including implementation, execution, onsite management and post-meeting/program reports and communications.
  • Assist in the development of the annual business development plan for Corporate Relations.
  • Update outreach communications for the web, email, PowerPoint or print.
Job Requirements

Background Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree in business, marketing or communications is required, along with 3-4 plus years related work experience.
  • Prior experience in account management; sponsorship development and sales; and client services. Experience in the food and nutrition or CPG industries a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience in successfully cultivating and managing client/account relationships.
  • Highly organized, results-oriented professional.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well independently and collaboratively as part of a team. Must have a positive attitude and passion for sales and client service.
  • Able to manage multiple projects and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.  

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About Us:

The Academy offers a salary commensurate with experience as well as an excellent benefit package, including medical, dental, LTD, tuition reimbursement and 401k match with IMMEDIATE VESTING!


The Academy promotes a friendly, professional and challenging team-based work environment.  Also, the Academy’s office is conveniently located near public transportation:  two major Metra train stations (Union and Ogilvie), CTA lines and major bus routes are all within a few blocks.

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against.

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