Account Specialist

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Date: May 23, 2023

Location: Rockford, IL, US, 61016

Company: Evoqua

About Evoqua Water Technologies

Evoqua Water Technologies is a leading provider of mission critical water and wastewater treatment solutions, offering a broad portfolio of products, services and expertise to support industrial, municipal and recreational customers who value water. Evoqua has worked to protect water, the environment and its employees for more than 100 years, earning a reputation for quality, safety and reliability around the world. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company operates in more than 160 locations across ten countries. Serving more than 38,000 customers and 200,000 installations worldwide.

Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.


At Evoqua, we are committed to fostering and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workplace where employees can be their authentic selves.  If this position interests you and you possess the minimum qualifications, we encourage you to apply as you could be the right fit for this or other roles we are looking to fill. Evoqua encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications/requirements for the position to apply.  

Position Summary

Sells products and/or services to customers through a variety of mediums and acts as point of contact post-sale, focusing on ongoing customer satisfaction, retention, and growing the business. Maintains relationships with accounts through ongoing client contact and support. Closes sales within territory, defined by geographic area, industry, or product/service group. Responds to client inquiries and offers bold recommendations on appropriate products and services. Must work with a sense of urgency to execute sales strategy, generate sales reports, and identify opportunities to increase sales volume while ensuring service levels are met. May work in tandem with outside sales team to achieve sales goals and revenue targets.

Core Responsibilities and Tasks

•    Contacts both new and existing customers to sell new and recurring business            
•    Creates and delivers quotes and proposals to deliver to customers            
•    Ensures customer satisfaction and retention            
•    Accurately records information in CRM for forecasting            
•    Continues to stay up to date on company and customer technology to remain a trusted partner            
•    Sells increasingly complex products / services; utilizes developing knowledge of products / services and industry to recommend best solutions to customers; receives assistance from senior reps on more complex sales
•    Tactical to moderately strategic sales; small to mid-size accounts and increasing revenue responsibility; increasing volume of total customers
•    Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

High School Diploma or equivalent
3+ years of experience
BA/BS preferred    

•    Strong communication skills
•    Intra-departmental communication for purpose of alignment/information sharing
•    Working understanding of company products / services
•    Utilizes sales techniques effectively and developing familiarity with industry
•    Demonstrates ability to identify and cultivate sales from new and/or existing customers
•    Ability to complete sales with minimal supervison 
•    Basic understanding of ERP and CRM systems
•    Fluency in Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel)

Additional Details



Evoqua Water Technologies prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Evoqua Water Technologies takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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Nearest Major Market: Rockford