Display Graphics Solutions Account Manager - Central Midlands

Posted 27 February by Canon UK Ltd

With experience in selling graphic art equipment or capital technical equipment with 3-6 mths sales cycles, this role gives you the scope to flex your sales experience with a backdrop of selling Canon's B2B Print Solutions products. Great career role. Apply now with your CV outlining your key achievements!

Job Purpose and Summary:
As a Territory Account Manager, you'll develop and manage existing accounts and drive to expand into new customers within the Digital Graphic Solutions (DGS) traditional markets, such as Signage, POS materials, Graphic Arts, Commercial Printers and specifically unique industrial print applications.

This is a Field role, where you'll be developing new business whilst expanding our Machines in Force (MIF) within existing customers offering new and additional products to maintain our clients competitive edge in an aggressive yet growing market.

This role is predominantly a NEW BUSINESS role, to grow and expand our business - finding new customers, build and maintain relationship with existing and understanding their needs, identify new opportunities and translate these into Canon products and services.

You'll make an active contribution to the short and long term unit, margin and revenue targets of the Canon organisation by selling products and services and realise optimal customer satisfaction. You'll also be a strong ambassador to Canon on customer visits, exhibitions etc you attend.

What We Give:
Using your strong account management skills, you'll aim to consistently achieve against financial and other key performance indications as agreed by yourself and the Regional Management team to drive profitable business.

Optimising Salesforce.com to maintain accurate record of past and future activities, contacts and any relevant information, as well as to provide accurate forecasting and strong opportunity / pipeline management, you'll co-ordinate and engage with relevant internal parties such as Service Colleagues and Application Managers to support the customer and drive the business toward its objectives. You'll also assist customers to achieve their objectives, by selecting relevant Canon products and will promote how Canon can add value through our established knowledge and strengths in a competitive market.

Effectively plan and organise your workload including coordinating with all DGS team colleagues whilst agreeing all important activities and actions with the Head of Sales, UK & Ireland.

Your career is important and Canon UK and we encourage you to own your career development with the support and guidance of your Manager.

What We Ask:
You'll have strong analytical and performance monitoring skills - keeping ahead of progress against key performance indicators through the preparation of sales plans performance, through key milestone stages, identify,target and win New Business opportunities.

You'll have experience of sales cycles that are between 3-9 months and with a high contract value.

Being a comptetent B2B sales person, you'll have proven experience in selling technical solutions to businesses to secure new business.
Whilst you may not have come from the print industry, experience in selling capital equipment sales would be most beneficial. Training will be given on Canon's products and software.
A full driving licence to drive in the UK is essential.

Maths & English Language GCSE Grade A to C ideally or equivalent as a minimum.
Competent skills in Microsoft Office including Excel are required. Oracle knowledge useful but can be trained.

Further Information:
Closing Date - 20 March 2018 - please apply as soon as possible. From the job board you are applying please continue to the Canon Career site to complete your application for this role.

Location - Central Midlands

Salary £39,870 - £42,085 + 25K OTE + company car/car allowance

No agencies please

Required skills

  • sales
  • IT sales
  • technical sales
  • Display Graphic print equipment sales

Reference: 34567116

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