Account Representative

THE BLOOD CENTER HUMAN RESOURCES   Baton Rouge, LA   Full-time     Sales
Posted on March 7, 2023
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The Blood Center is now interviewing for one full-time position in sales and marketing to recruit in the areas of Orleans and Jefferson Parish. We are looking for energetic, self-motivated professionals who would like to join our team and make an impact in our company. This position is responsible for scheduling and planning blood drives including publicity, donor recognition and education. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and own transportation. A degree in marketing and/or sales is preferred with at least one-year experience in either field. The Blood Center pays a competitive starting wage and full benefits package including paid holidays, health, dental and life insurance on date of hire, paid time off after six months and an employer contributed retirement plan. 

POSITION'S PRIMARY PURPOSE: Ensure that the annual blood collection goals are met by managing a specific territory within The Blood Center's service area. This includes directing and motivating volunteer chairpeople, coordinating the efforts of various blood center departments to ensure that the collection goals are met and function as a consultant both internally and externally to advise the most effective method for blood drive promotions and collections. Recruit minority donors in the eastern New Orleans area. Develop potential group leads and educate donor groups on the need for minority donors.


Licenses: Valid driver’s license and own transportation

Education: A degree in marketing and/or sales is preferred

Experience: At least one-year experience in either field

Specific Skills: Excellent presentation, communication, motivational and organizational skills, ability to make sound decisions and to convey knowledge at different levels of understanding