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Account Executive

Account Executive

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    £25000 - £30000 per annum

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    Isaac Morrison

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    02920 220078

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Yolk Recruitment are currently working on behalf of a leading cloud-based expense management company and are recruiting for an Account Executive to join their small but successful team. This is a remote working opportunity where you will be working alongside the sales manager following up on inbound leads and offering a consultative approach to clients.

They are looking for someone who is based within a commutable distance to Cardiff (once a month potentially) and who is enthusiastic about a positive customer experience.
It is a B2B sales role where you will have responsibility for the sales cycle with the smaller accounts between 10-20 end users. This would entail qualifying customers and gathering requirements and providing a seamless customer experience through to a successful close. You’ll be revisiting unconfirmed losses and looking to get these reengaged with the product and convert.

Your Responsibilities as an Account Executive
  • First point of contact for speaking with sales opportunities over various channels such as live chat and telephone.
  • Responsible for holding consultative discovery calls to identify prospect requirements, pain points and key business drivers.
  • Work closely with the Sales Consultants to provide a seamless experience for prospect handover.
  • Deliver tailored software demonstrations and product walkthroughs to smaller clients. They are usually held online via video conferencing software.
  • Responsible for helping trial accounts get the most out of the system and being their point of contact for any questions.
  • Maintain a high level of competitor and market awareness, as well as the company’s products and wider industry-related knowledge.
  • Proactively reengage cold leads and provide regular outreach to pipeline prospects.
  • Communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels of the organisation and provide a seamless end-to-end sales cycle.
  • Keep the CRM system up to date with lead information to successfully track prospects and facilitate reporting
Your Skills/ Experience as an Account Executive
  • Sales experience and a track record of hitting sales targets
  • Background in software or SaaS is desirable but not essential
  • A passion for knowledge and continual learning of product and wider industry
  • Ability to pick up technology and software quickly
  • Demonstrable interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Excellent written and verbal fluency
  • Tenacity and a strong desire to succeed
Benefits to you as an Account Executive
  • Salary up to £25 - £30k
  • OTE £10k +
  • 25 days holiday
  • Private health insurance
  • Home-based role
How to Apply

Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.
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