Account Director – GLOBAL
Job Type : Permanent, Full Time
Salary : £55000 – £60000/annum OTE 80K
Global Account Director
£Negotiable DOE OTE £80K
Rare, exclusive opportunity to join the OEM team of a forward-thinking e-commerce provider at a pivotal point of expansion.
This fantastic Account Director role has come about due to the acquisition of a contract to deliver vehicle locators and aftersales solutions globally.
This role involves:
Leading all day to day management of the relationships, with a view to ensuring that expectations are exceeded
Working collaboratively with all stakeholders, including various teams of this prestigious client to ensure that the solution is fit for purpose across all areas
Growing revenue and product adoption through aligning activity with your client's operational and strategic objectives
Managing complex SaaS sales cycles
Acting as brand ambassador for your client when dealing with internal teams
Data analysis, with a view to offering informed recommendations to your client
Hosting monthly and quarterly client performance
Accurate record and data management including detailed tracking on the customer relationship
Developing exceptional relationships with all stakeholders
Monitoring and reporting on all competitor and market activities
The successful candidate will have an extensive relevant background working for a software or e-commerce provider servicing the automotive industry, with a proven track record in successfully growing and managing large global accounts.
Further essential experience and characteristics include:
Exceptional interpersonal skills
Entrepreneurial spirit with the drive to carve out your career path – the sky is the limit!
The ability to recognise areas for growth
Strong leadership skills
Excellent data management and analytical skills
The ability to solve problems with a solutions led attitude to work
A deep understanding of how to manage and sell the values of a Software as a Service (SaaS) solution.
Ability to drive the conception and development of innovative, engaging, on-brief digital ideas for clients
Strong knowledge of the automotive sector
Willingness to travel internationally
Full driving licenseThis exciting Account Director role really is a fantastic opportunity for the right person. Offering the opportunity to travel extensively, it will suit someone who has the desire to really catapult their career to the next level and is looking for the chance to be recognised for their success. You can expect to be away 10 times per year at least globally within this role, so the ability to travel is essential. You will be rewarded with a competitive basic salary based on your experience and with a view to growth, as well as generous bonus opportunities with an OTE of £80k (again which would be set to rise with success).
If you have the essential experience required please APPLY NOW or call Emily on (phone number removed) for a confidential chat.
Please note, we cannot consider candidates who have not got experience within the same sector due to the nature of the role.
This role is being handled by Emily Powell, Head of Business Support for Pearson Whiffin Recruitment
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