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Account Manager

Account Manager

  • Location

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Sales

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £27000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Isaac Morrison

  • Email:

    imorrison@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    02920 220078

  • Job ref:

    BH-28625

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-05-26

  • Start date:

    2022-04-25

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Yolk Recruitment are working with a Financial Services company to hire an Account Manager. As a Account Manager you will be responsible for retaining and growing a cross section of the client base. Developing strong relationships with customers you will have a comprehensive understanding of how their business operates and how to best support them.
 
Working in conjunction with a Customer Success Team who are responsible for training and support, an Account Manager will be targeted on retaining clients and growing client revenue through creating upsell and cross selling opportunities.
Reporting into the Head of Account Management and Customer Success, you will have regular contact with their clients to understand their issues and help them get value. Consulting with both Customer Success and Technical teams to establish client conflict resolutions.
 
The role and your Key Responsibilities as an Account Manager:
  • Driving revenue within your client portfolio.
  • Forecasting revenue on a monthly and quarterly basis to surpass revenue targets.
  • Generating strategies for revenue growth within your portfolio.
  • Working closely with the Customer Success Team Leader on strategies and proposals to support revenue growth.
  • Represent the company in a professional manner and build excellent relationships with clients to the company’s benefit.
  • Replying to customers following requests for information and service issue resolutions.
  • An action-oriented and structured professional with technical software skills who can work across the large stakeholder base to ensure an aligned sales proposition relevant to the requirements.
 
What skills/experience do I need as an Account Manger:
  • Proven sales professional and 2years+ experience in a sales quota carrying capacity
  • Proven sales professional experience (ideally in concept / solution sell)
  • Excellent customer service skills that is demonstrable at all levels of an organisation
  • Strong conflict resolution skills to ensure delivery of client-focused solutions
  • Excellent listening and negotiation skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced communication, organisational and interpersonal skills
What you'll get in return as an Account Manager:
  • Base salary from £27,000 to £30,000
  • Commission OTE of £15,000
  • 25 days Holidays rising to 26 days after 3 years
  • Life insurance
  • Phone & Laptop
  • EV Car Lease scheme
  • Hybrid working
 
How to Apply to become an Account Manager

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.
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