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  • Business Development Manager

    Posted Date 7 months ago(3/29/2018 1:51 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Business Development
    ARCO Design/Build, Inc.
    Job Location
  • Overview

    ARCO Design/Build, Inc. is a premier, full service design/build general contractor in Atlanta, Georgia with more than 25 years of experience providing clients with complete project delivery throughout the United States. ARCO is widely recognized as an industry leader for various industrial project types, including but not limited to, cold storage warehouse, light industrial distribution and manufacturing. We focus on being a true design/builder – taking an idea, creating a conceptual design, completing the full design package, constructing the project, and finally, “handing over the keys” at completion.


    ARCO Design/Build is looking for a highly motivated Business Development Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate must be experienced managing and building new client relationships, and, expanding market opportunities across the United States with an emphasis on the Southeast. A candidate should have a proven sales track record in the construction industry, an abilty to build trust with customers and colleagues and maintain momentum and enthusiasm toward the close of pursuit. 



    The ARCO family of companies completed $1.7B in revenue in 2017 and is on pace to continue exceptional growth in 2018.  ARCO has been named one of the fastest-growing, privately owned companies in America. We are proud to be #15 on the ENR Top 100 Design/Build firms list and #49 on ENR’s Top 400 Contractors list.  ARCO’s leadership attributes the companies’ success to its exceptional associates and the award-winning culture they create.


    We are not looking for the average salesperson.

    At ARCO, we do things a bit differently from our competition and our customers have taken note. They like us, they trust us, and they want to do business with us. This is the foundation upon which we have built our business and we take this seriously. So, as we grow we are looking for people with this same sense of enthusiasm, passion and respect for hard work that got us to where we are today.


    In this role, the Business Development Manager will work closely with the team to build new client relationships and expand market opportunities across the United States with an emphasis on the Southeast. The Manager will be an integral member of the ARCO Design/Build team and will have responsibility for managing and driving our sales efforts within the strategic markets we have defined, and, the future niche markets where you may lead us. 


    Why ARCO?

    Build your career with ARCO

    We know the best and brightest people have choices in where they want to work. To attract the very best, we take care of our associates with competitive compensation plans, unique development opportunities, and programs to improve your well-being. We want you to view your time at ARCO as an investment in your future and a career defining experience. At ARCO, our goal is to foster an environment of boundless organic growth where advancement opportunities for our associates are limitless.


    Professional, personal and financial growth opportunities

    At ARCO, every associate is empowered to drive their own success. Our team members are driven to take control of their careers, to take advantage of opportunities and to expand their knowledge. Our team members are given opportunities on exciting projects not available at competitor companies.

    We embrace a culture of learning, accountability and reward…and our compensation package reflects this commitment. At ARCO we do not put a ceiling on what you can earn – our best-in-class merit based financial reward structure puts you in control of your future. We believe in paying for performance, that means that your results will determine your financial success at ARCO.

    When it comes to continued learning, ARCO is setting the standard. In addition to on-the-job training and company-led educational retreats, we offer tuition reimbursement for our associates who want to further their education.

    Work-Life Balance

    We are a team of professionals who know how to work hard and play hard. We know it’s important to rest and recuperate after a job well done. For every 5 years of service with ARCO, we offer a 1 month paid sabbatical, along with a $5,000 stipend for our teammates and their families.

    The Strength behind the Promise

    With a $1.5B enterprise backing up what we do, customers and associates can be confident that ARCO can deliver on their promises. ARCO has completed over 3,000 projects across 49 states and is proud to be #49 on the ENR Top 400 Contractors list in 2018. We have also been listed among the best places to work in the region.


    If you…

    • Want to work for one of the fastest growing, dynamic and respected design/build companies in the USA;
    • Can demonstrate a minimum of 5 years of successful business development experience in design, construction or large-scale, complex technical sales environments;
    • Are an expert at building rapport, managing internal and external relationships, and work effectively across functions;
    • Build trust with customers and colleagues;
    • Can chart a course and determine what needs to be done, and to maintain momentum and enthusiasm toward the close of pursuits;
    • Are an individual who possesses a sense of urgency, a high energy level, and strong organizational skills.

    ...we would like to hear from you.

     Here are some qualifications that we think are important:

    • Bachelor’s degree required – Engineering, Design or Construction Management is an advantage
    • Business knowledge of the A/E/C Market considered a plus.
    • Proven ability to establish profitable relationships with decision makers at companies and organizations.
    • Have exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
    • Outstanding presentation and relationship building skills.
    • Ability to travel 50% of the time throughout the United States with a heavy emphasis on the Southeast.
    • Live in, or willing to relocate to the Atlanta area.

    We Offer a Competitive Benefit Package that Includes:


    • Generous bonus program based on performance
    • ARCO Funded Profit Sharing Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement for Associates
    • 401k
    • 1 Month Paid Sabbatical after every 5 years of employment
    • Scholarship reimbursement for associates’ children
    • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance coverage


    ARCO Design/Build does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies without pre-approval from ARCO’s Human Resource team. Pre-approval is required before any external candidate can be submitted. ARCO will not be responsible for fees related to unsolicited resumes and for candidates who are submitted directly to our hiring managers.


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