Account Manager - City Of Johannesburg Metro Verfied

Salary Negotiable City Of Johannesburg Metro, Gauteng City Of Johannesburg Metro, Gauteng more than 14 days ago 20-10-2021 2:03:16 PM
Account Manager

Market and sell all company products and services to new and cross sell and upsell to existing clients to achieve agreed sales and service targets. Maintain excellent customer relationships through effective service delivery; to assist with daily tasks with the objective of retaining and growing the defined portfolios. Resolve all client queries that have been escalated within a reasonable timeframe and to actively identify leads for respective Sector Heads.

? Provides purpose fit solutions through an in-depth understanding of specific client needs relating to the services the company provides.
? Engages with clients on a regular basis to maintain sound relationships.
? Acts as primary contact between clients and the company for purposes of:
o negotiating prices within the parameters of the Authority Framework
o providing customised solutions
o problem/issue resolution
? Stays abreast of and informs the Sales & Service Manager/ Sector Head of changing market and competitor trends.
? Maintains a current and updated database on all clients in own portfolio.
? Keeps informed of legislative requirements pertaining to document and records management.
? Ensures effective classification of client information to ensure fast and accurate retrieval.
? Ensures effective management of documentation and records as defined within the customer’s document retention strategy by informing customers of past due dates.
? Compiles and reports on boxes past due on a quarterly basis.
? Develop Account Plans as agreed with Sales Manager/ Sector Head for the allocated Portfolio to leverage new opportunities and ensure customer retention.
? Reports sales and service statistics to the Sales & Service Manager/ Sector Head on a weekly basis.
? Ensures that the service offering provided satisfies customers’ needs and identifies leads across their allocated Sector Heads within their Portfolios.
? Resolve all enquiries or queries escalated, within a reasonable timeframe and communicates concerns relating to service delivery to Operations and to respective support and management personnel. Ensures remediation thereof.
? Ensure that the portfolio is sufficiently serviced to ensure customer satisfaction.
? Ensure that clients’ portfolios data integrity is accurately maintained.
? Assists with preparing and presenting business proposals to both existing and new potential customers
? Maintains close relationships with the Sector Head to capitalise on opportunities identified.
? Ensures effective management of documentation and records as defined within the customer’s document retention strategy by informing customers of past due dates.
? Deals with, resolves, and reports on issues, concerns and complaints as relates to your portfolio or allocated clients.

? Degree/Diploma/Higher Diploma in Sales/Marketing/Business
? At least 5 years’ experience in a sales/business development role.
? Account management experience in document management and archival related or similar industry sales will be preferable
? Must have business to business (B2B) experience
? Experience in cold calling on customers and a hunter mentality is ESSENTIAL
? Must be IT literate
? Must have excellent track record in delivering high level sales presentations
? Must have business acumen and be able to communicate with senior to top management levels
? Must be prepared to travel between sites/clients
? Must be highly computer literate
? Must have experience in tender document preparation
? Must have own vehicle and valid driver’s licence e20.10m