Commercial Account Manager

Recruiter
Know How Resourcing
Location
Manchester
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Currently we are recruiting for an experienced Commercial Account Manager covering the North West of England with experience of managing a large number of accounts (100+). The successful applicant will be targeted on managing existing business and targeting new business across the North West

Key Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with Business Development Managers where technical knowledge is required by the customer.
  • Support Sales Managers, Business Managers, and Account Managers (external) across all products where needed.
  • Own sales efforts where required / requested for all products sold via on-site channel.
  • Establish frequent customer interactions and closely align with Account Manager (internal).
  • Maintain / build product knowledge.
  • Maintain / build industry knowledge: trends, regulations, needs.
  • Provide customer feedback to General Managers, Sales Managers, Business Managers, Account Manager (external) and Business Development Managers.
  • Own sales efforts as required.
  • Multiple customers - dedicated.
  • Commercial focus with contact to purchasing staff.
  • Previous experience of price quotations and negotiations
  • Achieve KPI/Targets

Key Criteria:

  • Good commercial skills (purchasing and selling)
  • Working knowledge of Account Management
  • Strong relationship skills
  • Ability to think on your feet and outside the box
  • Excellent fact finding & probing skills in gathering information (from colleagues & clients)
  • Knowledge of industry / market needs, trends, regulations, products etc.
  • Valid Driving Licence

Salary is Negotiable on experience + Bonus + Car