Account Management Director directs and oversees the account management team. Implements short- and long-term strategies for client retention and growth while ensuring that the account management team delivers cost-efficient, quality service. Being an Account Management Director develops or has major input into the development of overall sales targets and quotas. May be personally responsible for managing strategically important accounts. Additionally, Account Management Director may make suggestions for product improvements or expanding sales channels. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Account Management Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be an Account Management Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function.