Sales Account Manager.

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 19 hours ago

Reference 1387235

 Job Description

Sales Account Manager for online recruitment business


Due to our continued expansion within the online recruitment advertising market in NI we now wish to recruit an Account Manager.

With strong ambitions to grow NI Jobs have increased their market share and are implementing world class e-recruitment technology. Initially the successful candidate’s focus will be on new business with a view to building a strong customer base.

The Role – Account Manager (New Business)

This is a great opportunity to work as part of a high performing sales team in a successful online company.

We are looking for candidates with strong communication skills who can learn quickly with enthusiasm, along with a professional image and the proven ability to deliver and exceed targets.

In particular we are looking for those who are target-driven and results orientated. Experience in cold calling, lead generation, building a sales pipeline, negotiating and closing sales deals and key account management with B2B clients is desirable.

You will have a professional approach, representing our company in a positive manner. The role involves business development, prospecting and lead generation, account management, client presentations, sales reporting, use of CRM systems and sales forecasting.

You must have a full drivers licence.

The Company –

Established in 2000, is the number one recruitment website in Northern Ireland with its head office in Belfast and is part of Saongroup is a world leader in online recruitment. Our business began in Ireland in 1995 with one site and now we run websites across 16 countries in Europe, Africa and the Americas. Saongroup now has over 370 staff around the world. Saongroup is owned by StepStone.

StepStone Group is one of the world’s leading job site companies with operations in Europe, America and Africa. We operate some of the strongest online job portals with more than 300,000 jobs advertised per month across 20 countries. Founded in 1996, StepStone employs 1,500 employees and serves more than 100,000 customers worldwide.

The Person

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1 years’ experience in B2B sales – preferably in the Recruitment, Media or Advertising Industries.

The Opportunity

We offer a base salary of £18,000, in addition this you will earn uncapped commission and quarterly bonuses with an OTE of £25,000 in year 1 rising to £35,000+. We also offer pension and health care cover. Our staff members who consistently perform will be given opportunities to attend overseas company events and work abroad for our sister companies.

As an international organisation there is potential for career progression both within and outside Ireland. are an equal opportunities employer.