account manager in melbourne

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AU$ 80,000 per year
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melbourne, victoria
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AU$ 80,000 per year
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job description

Randstad are currently recruiting on behalf of multi-national company that sells and markets technology products, consumer electronics, computing and communications devices. This award-winning business is on the lookout for an experienced Account Manager to join them in order to continue developing new business and relationships within the Australian market.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Present and sell predetermined company products and services to existing and potential accounts including existing distribution channels.
  • Prepare action plans and schedules to identify specific targets and to project the number of sales, and contacts to be made. Targets and budgets will be predetermined and distributed accordingly.
  • Maintain dialogue and communication to Sales Director to ensure a constant information flow to all sales and marketing areas of the company.
  • Follow up on new leads and referrals resulting from field activity.
  • Identify sales prospects and contact these and other accounts as assigned.
  • Prepare presentations, proposals and sales quotations.
  • Develop and maintain sales materials and product knowledge.
  • Establish and maintain current client and potential client relationships.
  • Identify and resolve client concerns.
  • Prepare a variety of status reports, including activity, closings, follow-up with CRM software.
  • Communicate new product and service opportunities, special developments, information, or feedback gathered through field activity to appropriate company staff.
  • Coordinate company staff to accomplish the work required to close sales.
  • Develop and implement special sales activities and promotions to help reduce stock to company target levels at all times.
  • Participate in marketing events such as seminars, trade shows, and marketing events.
  • Follow-up for collection of late payments.
  • Delegate field quality issues to relevant internal team members.
  • Arrange field side product demonstrations as well as training.

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Ability to persuade and influence others. Ability to develop and deliver presentations. Ability to create, compose, and edit written materials. Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of sales, promotion and basic advertising techniques. This is normally acquired through a combination of the completion of a Bachelor's Degree and some sales experience and/or marketing experience.

This position reports to the Sales director and is an autonomous role, the ideal applicant will be self-sufficient and motivated. Work requires significant local travel and may require occasional overnight travel and weekend and/or evening work. Overseas travel may also be required.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


New Business Development and Account Management (consumer electronics)



educational requirements

Primary School/Junior High