Account Manager

Available on application
25000.00 GBP Annual
02 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type


Job Title: Account Manager
Reports to: Divisional Sales Manager
Hours of work: 08:30 - 17:00 Monday to Friday
Place of Work: Head Office outskirts of Worcester and Travelling to Customer Locations

The Company

The company is a highly successful manufacturer that is looking to expand its presence within both, the UK, and overseas markets. In order to achieve this, we are looking for individuals that want to be part of a successful team and join us on this journey.

The Position

Sales Activities

  • To achieve the allocated sales target in line with the company's strategic goals.
  • Working closely with the sales manager and marketing team to achieve these goals.
  • Focused on a mix of existing customer and new business opportunities.
  • Pro-actively target prospects and existing customers for new business cross-sell and up-sell opportunities. Achieve sales goals and targets set.
  • Position the company's products and services over the phone and face to face.
  • Achieve acceptable sales Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) as specified by the Sales Manager.
  • Service customers and show good customer care at all times.
  • Meet customers face to face strengthening relationships and increasing the size/ amount of sales opportunities.
  • Understand the companies value proposition, how it fits in the market place and communicate it to customers and prospects.
  • Understand the key business objectives of customers and prospects and their future plans.

Marketing Support

  • Create professional emails with accurate information.
  • Accurately complete forms and documents to update other individuals and departments within the company.
  • Maintain and update accurate data fields and dialogue reports in the CRM database and other sales systems.
  • Produce accurate quotes for customers. Demonstrate correct usage of pricing and discount models at all times.

The Candidate

Education and qualifications

  • GCSE Grade C Math and English.
  • 3+ years successful experience in a similar role sales role.
  • MS Office Skills with a focus on MS Excel.
  • Higher Education Award, e.g. Hon's Degree, HND

Required Skills

  • Career motivated and professional.
  • Be able to take instruction and work with a degree of initiative and autonomy.
  • Be able to take instruction and work with a degree of initiative and autonomy.
  • Have the ability to solve problems and issues with minimal management assistance.
  • Ability to adapt to new situations and different environments.
  • Be of smart appearance at all times in connection to work.