Account Manager (Regional)

24000.00 - 24000.00 GBP Annual + GBP24000/annum Car Allowance
19 Apr 2017
04 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Account Manager (Regional)

Location: Leeds and surrounding area

Salary: GBP24,000 + Car Allowance

Core Responsibilities:

1 - To manage and develop local relationships with employers to ensure agreed levels of appropriate, ring fenced opportunities for the organisation and other specialist partners are achieved.
-Maintain strong relationships with the Business Development team, join negotiations at an agreed stage to gain a strong knowledge of new employer opportunities and delivery expectations.
-Work with Account Management team to fully understand regional employer opportunities and delivery expectations linked to existing national employer partners.
-Work with employers to establish and agree regional/local account plans.
-Have overall accountability for delivery of agreed plans, and the incremental growth in volume, quality and conversion rates of employment opportunities.
-Be the single point of contact for all relevant employer enquiries/requests for advice and guidance.

2 - Enable all delivery partners to maximise opportunities within a set geographical area to meet and exceed their job entry targets by:
-Ensure the teams have foresight of opportunities to enable them to plan their pipeline development
-Work with the teams to ensure they have a strong understanding of employer requirements. Fully understand agreed processes, and have access to the required toolkits to prepare and submit successful, sustainable candidates.

3 - Work with employer partners to ensure they are fully 'disability confident', and provide support around the disability agenda:
-Provide accurate information around any disability related enquiries
-Ensure that all employers are aware of the full portfolio of products, and services on offer, enabling them to make use of them on a free/paid for basis.

4 - Ensure accurate reporting of all activity and output by:
-Capturing all actual and planned activity using the CRM system
-Ensuring all other systems are kept fully up to date to provide accurate recording of performance.

Essential Requirements:

-Demonstrable experience of achieving and exceeding targets

-Extensive experience of customer relationship development.

-Customer focused with a strong commitment to customer care.

-Significant experience of delivering successful plans to agreed timescales

-Excellent communication skills with the ability to adapt to a wide range of communication and learning styles

-Demonstrable influencing skills that promote commitment and action.

-Ability to manage conflicting objectives and demonstrate strong negotiation skills to resolve any issues.

-Strong completer/finisher with the ability to plan and organise people, workloads and business plan to meet challenging targets and deadlines.

-Strong problem solving skills

-Strong team player with a positive and flexible approach to both work and colleagues.

-Ability to travel independently within an agreed geography

If you need to receive this information in an alternative format, please contact Equal Approach and we will take reasonable steps to arrange this for you.

Our client is an Equal Opportunities employer and we actively encourage candidate applications from all sections of the community.

The successful candidate may be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service Check