Account Manager - Portland OR
at RCS Corporation

Date Posted: 5/8/2019

Job Description

RCS has an immediate need for an Account Manager position local to the Portland, OR Metro area. This is a full-time, contract to hire position. 

RCS Corporation is a certified Woman Business Enterprise specializing in the recruitment of professionals throughout the United States. With two corporate offices, over 20 years of experience, and a presence in 30+ states, we are well-positioned to service employers, employees, and candidates across every discipline. Our emphasis is on excellent work ethic, accountability, transparency, effective communication and safety.

Our Client

Our Client is an is a leading energy efficiency company. They help businesses and individuals reduce energy use and lower their utility bills through energy programs that they design, market and implement. They achieve all this through financial incentives, education and energy management strategies and solutions


Our Client is seeking an Account Manager to support our energy-efficiency and demand response programs in the Pacific Northwest. The ideal candidate is a proven sales or business development manager who enjoys a dynamic and fast-paced environment. Strong business and technical problem-solving and understanding and wide application of sales and technical principles, theories and concept solutions skills are a must.
In this role, candidates will be responsible for building and applying broad understanding of requirements and policies for specific programs to achieve account management, sales and program goals. The candidate will be responsible for developing and communicating in-depth knowledge of market-sector related technologies in demand response and energy efficiency.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for developing new and maintaining current accounts for one or more energy programs.
  • Responsible for large, complex accounts with potential for significant business impact. 
  • Act as local, on-site program representative to customers, contractors, business owners or property managers; to encourage participation in the program and overcome barriers.
  • Manage scheduling and coordination of program-specific account activities, which may include installation logistics and customer service communications.
  • Represent company or client at key industry events.
  • Manage and prioritize accounts and outreach activity to achieve goals across multiple programs.
  • Document account interactions to adhere to program requirements for data collection and reporting.
  • Troubleshoot technical problems and issues, provide technical advice, guidance and training on installation, adaptation, configuration or enhancement in accordance with client specifications
  • May require 25-50% travel throughout a defined territory.


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in sales, business development or account management with proven ability to grow sales.
  • Experience in the utility or manufacturing industries preferred.
  • Experience working with energy-efficient technologies or demand response technologies preferred.
  • Proficient understanding of one or more market sectors.
  • Network of industry contacts and connections across one or more market sectors.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing or finance preferred; relevant industry certifications and work experience could replace education 

Opportunities with RCS change daily. For a complete listing of our current openings, please visit our website at

RCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. RCS provides equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, veteran or marital status.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contractor
  • Location: Portland, OR
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted: 5/8/2019

About Us

Delivering Top Talent & Nationwide Staffing Solutions for 25 YEARS!

RCS Corporation specializes in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States. RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our recruiting specialties consist of Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals.

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Why RCS?

Since 1994, RCS has expanded its reach into 40+ states and is well-positioned to service employers, employees and candidates across a variety of disciplines in the Energy / Engineering / Utility Industry. We are a team of passionate people who strive to exceed expectations. Our emphasis is on excellent work ethic, accountability, transparency, effective communication and safety.

At RCS, our clients, employees and candidates are our most valuable assets. This, coupled with our ability to listen and immediately respond to their needs, has been the basis for our long-term success.

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