Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Northville, MI
View more jobs in Michigan

Job Details

Program Manager Public

Company name
Office Depot, Inc

Northville, MI

Apply for this job

2 hit(s)  


The Manager, Program (Public) is responsible for growing and managing Public Sector business & Public Sector GPO's.

These sales range from approximately $20 - $150 million. In addition, strong margin management is a key responsibility and accountability for this position.

Establish, build and manage relationships with executive level management and sub level management within Federal government agencies

Manage all levels and aspects of the agency business from monthly reporting, field communications, growth and marketing strategy, pricing, business reviews (at both HQs and regionally as needed), new product introductions, Office Depot Government initiatives, etc.

Research and understand agency budgets and articulate how Office Depot offerings and pricing compares to competitors and leverage this distinction into additional sales

Maintain thorough understanding of the organization. Link Office Depot capabilities to decision maker's value drivers to overcome barriers to purchase

Solicit information to understand customer's decision making process. Anticipate and preempt stakeholder objections to bring the customer to favorable outcomes

Maintain current knowledge of economic and industry factors. Educate customers on industry trends and best practices

Communicate Office Depot's differentiators and relate them to the organization's priorities

Be perceptive to verbal and non-verbal cues to identify unanticipated customer needs

Attend government national/regional conventions and meetings to provide representation of the range of Office Depot products, services and business solutions

Establish and maintain specific target account lists with the Field Sales team, aggressively pursuing new opportunities within the government market

Coordinate with the Field Sales team to ensure an agency-specific program is understood and being sold

Ensure that all required information pertaining to an agency or specific sales programs are properly communicated in an organized and timely manner, including rollout information packets, pricing updates, target account blitzes, policies, training, etc.


Bachelors degree or equivalent experience in Business Administration

Minimum 5 years experience in related field; High level selling and key relationship management. Federal sales experience a plus.

Other Information:

Written and verbal communication skills

Organizational and project management skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities

Strategic selling skills

Negotiation skills

Travel required, approximately 30-60%

Positive and Engaging

Action Oriented

Integrity, Accountability & Trust

Demonstrate passion for the brand, products, services and solutions offered to our customers

Must possess a desire to continually develop skills and product knowledge

Drive for Results

Decision Quality


Pay, Benefits and Work Schedule:

Office Depot and Office Max offers competitive salaries, a benefits package, which includes a 401(k) and more, along with plenty of opportunity to move and grow within our organization! For immediate consideration for this exciting position, please click the Apply Now button.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Office Depot and Office Max is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in all employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

Company info

Office Depot, Inc
Website :

Company Profile
Office Depot, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, supplies office products and services. The company’s North American Retail division sells an assortment of merchandise, including office supplies, technology products and solutions, business machines and related supplies, facilities products, and office furniture under various brands through its chain of office supply stores. Its North American Business Solutions division sells branded office supplies, technology products, cleaning and breakroom supplies, office furniture, services, and other solutions, as well as copy and print services to small, medium, and large-sized businesses through a sales force, catalogs, telesales, Internet sites, and limited store locations. The company’s International division sells office products and services through direct mail catalogs, contract sales forces, Internet sites, and retail stores using company-owned operations, joint ventures, licensing and franchise agreements, alliances, and other arrangements. This division also participates under licensing and merchandise arrangements in South Korea, Israel, the Dominican Republic, and the Middle East. It offers its products under various labels, including Office Depot, OfficeMax, Viking Office Products, Foray, Ativa, Grand & Toy, TUL, and DiVOGA. As of February 25, 2014, the company operated 2,200 retail stores in 57 countries. Office Depot, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida.

Similar Jobs:
Essential Functions: JOB PURPOSEProvides successful project completion and goal achievement. Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects ensuring co...
General Summary: Manages and directs programs and special events in the Division of Academic and Student Affairs (DASA) from planning through evaluation.   Principle Duties and Responsibilities: Direct all operational aspects of v...
Open & closing dates 11/17/2017 to 12/18/2017 Salary $120,000 to $262,000 per year Pay scale & grade VM 15 Work schedule Full-Time Appointment type Permanent Location 1 vacancy in the following location: Detroit, MI 1 vacancy Relo...
I was very pleased with the AdvertisingCrossing. I found a great position within a short amount of time … I definitely recommend this to anyone looking for a better opportunity.
Jose M - Santa Cruz, CA
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
AdvertisingCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
AdvertisingCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2016 AdvertisingCrossing - All rights reserved.