Account Manager

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Reading
Salary
24000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity for a sales account manager for an accountancy software company

Your new role

Be the first point of call for prospective and existing practice customers and manage these customers to a successful sales conclusion, either by assisting them or passing the lead to an appropriate sales executive - Maintain and build excellent customer relationships - Meet sales targets set.


Respond in a timely manner to inbound practice telephone calls and establish initially what type of customer they are - Guide existing customers through renewals, upgrades and upsell additional products and services ensuring every sales opportunity is taken - Take payments as necessary - Generate opportunities for the sales team using company systems to cross or up-sell existing customer accounts - Build relationships with customers by proactive account management


What you'll need to succeed

- Excellent organisation skills - Ability to prioritise - Works well under pressure - Excellent attention to detail - Customer Focus - Commercial awareness - Show flexibility and adaptability to situation - Excellent interpersonal skills - Relationship building - Personal Responsibility and Achievement Orientation

Communication written and verbal Ability to build relationships at all levels Interpersonal skills Customer Focus Teamwork Excellent computer literacy Self-Starter Personal Responsibility & Achievement Orientation Numeracy.
Accountancy qualification (or part qualification) AAT, ATT, ACA or ACCA Relevant IT based qualification (data base SQL light or Post Gres) Relevant degree in accountancy or IT Direct Sales courses or qualification

What you'll get in return

What you need to do now
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