Sales Partnership Manager

Posted 26 February by Selective Recruitment Solutions Ltd Ending soon
Selective Recruitment Solutions have recently registered an exciting position for a field based Sales Partnership Manager based in the South East Region. This is a great opportunity for someone with previous Sales or Business Development experience to take the lead on developing sales within the education market, whilst also contributing to strategy and planning and leading and managing a small team.
The successful candidate will be a proactive communicator who has previous experiences of dealing with decision makers and who is apt at undertaking research to explore potential new business opportunities. You will have previous experience of using CRM systems and be able to work to targets.

Job role:Sales Partnership Manager
Location:this position can be based in Oxford, London (Kensington), or from home, but frequent and extensive travel is required, in particular to London and Oxford.
Salary:£45,000 per annum + company car
Hours:Full Time 35 hours (Flexibility required)
Benefits:25 days holiday, Pension Scheme, Paternity/Maternity benefits, Personal Accident Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, On-site fitness Centre.

Core responsibilities:
*Direct sales contact with key decision makers.
*Territory wide client visits and presentations.
*Meeting monthly financial sales targets.
*Pro-actively finding and developing new business opportunities.
*Management of sales team of two people.
*Attending relevant conferences to promote products
*Keeping in regular contact with customers to ensure their needs are met.
*Providing outstanding level of customer support and care.
*Keeping accurate and up to date sales records via Salesforce CRM system.
*Reporting to the Sales Director to ensure all set objectives are met.

Candidate Specification:

*Education to degree level or equivalent.
*A passion for education and desire to help transform learning through exceptional online education and an interest in the use of technology in education.
*Proven experience as a successful Business Development Manager, or similar role, selling at a senior level in higher education or related markets.
*Evidence of reaching and exceeding challenging financial targets for new business.
*Confidence in dealing with decision makers.
*Experience of selling by phone, email and personal presentation.
*Excellent communication skills
*Use of web-based sales tools, sales databases etc.
*Excellent knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
*Professionalism at all levels.
*Self-motivated and willing to learn new skills.
*Team player, results orientated and excellent people skills.
*Full, clean UK driving licence.

*Experience of managing and motivating a sales team.
*A technical understanding of Virtual Learning Environments and Managed Learning Environments.
*Formal qualifications in business and /or sales and marketing, whether a postgraduate degree or equivalent.

If you are interested and believe you have suitable skills and experience to be considered for the role of Sales Partnership Manager then please apply, by submitting your CV.

Please note: Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted regarding this position. If you do not hear back from us within 5 days you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application. Please continue to visit our website for other opportunities

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.

Required skills

  • Business Development
  • Field Sales
  • Management
  • Sales
  • Sales Manager
  • Education Sales

Application questions

Do you have proven experience of working in Sales based role?
Are you educated to Degree level or equivalent?
Do you have previous experience of Salesforce?
Do you hold a full, clean UK driving licence?
Are you happy to travel extensively in the South East region?

Reference: 34560672

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