Account Manager | St Albans | £22k + OTE £8k
Exciting growing business, free parking, 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension, casual Fridays, onsite canteen, annual bonus (team target dependent), chill-out areas!
Are you an experienced Account Manager looking for a new challenge within an exciting, growing business?
Our technology based client in St Albans are looking for an Account Manager to join their team. You will be responsible for the revenue growth of existing accounts and generation of new accounts, working closely with the field-based sales team and business development managers.
The successful candidate will ideally have at least 2 years’ experience in an Account Management role, looking for an exciting step to propel their career within a rewarding and interesting environment.
Familiarising with the company product range and market trends, competitors’ product ranges, and marketing schedules
Establishing business relationships with existing customers, noting details of key personnel and influencers
Preparation of quotes and tenders, assisted by the support team
Producing reports and account forecasts with existing and potential customers
Remaining aware of current stock availability and lead times
Liaise closely with admin and management teams - in particular developing the skills of any allocated team support
Liaising with regional managers to assist in establishing prospective customer target list
Proactive prospecting to generate appointments for the BDM and develop new business opportunities
What the employer is looking for:
At least 2 years of account management experience
Articulate and naturally numerate
Strong negotiator - professional/structured selling and negotiating skills
Ability to liaise with all levels, both company and customer contacts
Good time management and prioritising skills; capable of chasing multiple tasks simultaneously
Excellent team player
Good eye for detail
Ability to stay calm under pressure and multi-task in a busy office
Driver with own vehicle - essential due to location
What’s in it for you?
Salary: £22k + OTE £8k+
20 days annual leave plus bank holidays
Annual bonus (team target dependent)
Chill out areas
Hours: Mon to Fri, 9:00am - 5:30pm