Laboratory Corporation of America Key Account Executive (Outside Sales Representative) - Lafayette, LA in Dallas, Texas
Do you have entry level sales experience and are looking to join an organization where you can build a career? Are you inspired by the opportunity to bring your talents to our diverse community and challenge the health care industry status quo with innovative testing that puts people first? If so, LabCorp has an exciting opportunity for a Key Account Executive (Sales Representative). The territory for this position will ideally locate out of Lafayette, LA and cover west Louisiana and some of East Texas, with little overnight travel.
The sales team is the face of our company, introducing our services to prospective new clients and engaging at all levels of business. This is your opportunity to join an organization known for advanced testing with a solid reputation as a leader in the diagnostics industry. Here, you'll find a rewarding role that allows you to make a difference in people's lives, including your own!
Educate, instruct and upsell all assigned and newly generated accounts in an assigned territory
Act as a liaison between the client and the LabCorp operations team in relation to client needs
Provide ongoing service and problem resolution to customer base
Ensure customer retention by providing superior customer service
Recommend solutions that are client focused and persuasive
Provide account management for clients day to day operations
Upsell current book of business to increase organic growth
Work closely with senior sales representatives to grow book of business
Continuously provide educational material to the client base
Resolve any customer related issues in a timely manner
Meet and exceed monthly retention and upsell goals on a regular basis
High school diploma or equivalent is required; Associates or Bachelor's degree is preferred
Previous sales experience or account management is preferred
Experience in the healthcare industry is a plus
Proven success managing a book of business
Superior customer service skills with the ability to build trust-based relationships
Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to deliver results in a fast paced, competitive market
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Ability to travel overnight as needed
Valid driver's license and clean driving record
If you're looking for a career that offers opportunities for growth, continual development, professional challenge and the chance to make a real difference, apply today!
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.