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Praxair, Inc. Account Manager in California, California

Account Manager


Praxair SurfaceTechnologies, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Linde, Inc is a world leader insurface enhancement coatings with a broad array of technologies andapplications supported by a global network of plant sites.

Praxair SurfaceTechnologies, Inc. has opportunities for Account Manager / SalesRepresentatives in ourAdvanced Materials & Equipmentbusiness. We are seeking diligent self-starterspassionate about working with customers and solving their toughchallenges.

Territory:West Coast Region


  • Performs direct sales of thermalspray powders to key customers, within a definedgeographical territory, generating planned sales revenue from these accounts

  • Accountable for achieving salesgoals and growing the existing customer base

  • Understands the needs of the marketwithin a specified territory and works to acquire a significant portion of thebusiness growth within that area

  • Accountable for identifying,developing and implementing strategies for major accounts

  • Serves as a single point ofresolution for customers’ needs for the assigned market/industry segment and/orgeographic area accounts

  • Performs lead generation and newbusiness acquisition within the specified territory

  • Develops valuable relationships withkey decision makers and influencers

  • Recognizes account needs that shouldor could develop into a market offering

  • Supports distributor sales in theterritory


  • Bachelor’s degree (preferably in Engineering orMaterial Science); MBA preferred

  • 5 to 10 years’ Sales experience, preferably inthe aviation and/or industrial gas turbine industry

  • Thermal spray coatings experience stronglypreferred

  • Demonstrated ability to interact with alllevels of an organization

  • Excellent written and oral communicationskills; excellent organization skills; Self motivator.

  • Prior experience negotiating price, commercialterms and long term agreements preferred

  • Strong Computer (Excel, Word and PowerPoint);CRM and Internet Research Skills preferred

Rolerequires traveling 50-75% of the time to interface with customers and internalproduction facilities.

AllQualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regardto race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, ordisability status.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Primary Location California-California

Other Locations Colorado-Colorado, Arizona-Arizona, Utah-Utah

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 19001117