Account Manager

Location : Reading

Salary : £30,000 – £35,000 + £6,000 Commission + Benefits

Hours : Monday to Thursday 7am to 5pm and Friday 7am to 5:30pm

My client who are based in Reading are looking for an Account Manager to join their team. The Account Manager role provides a fantastic opportunity to contribute to the ongoing success as the business continues an exciting growth plan. This is a pivotal role within each of our local markets and provides opportunity for both developing existing accounts and new business development contribution as we look to further strengthen our market presence. The ideal candidate will have experience working within in Account Management and will enjoy building rapport with customers on a daily basis


Daily Duties

Oversee, manage, and develop a defined portfolio of existing customer accounts through outbound sales activity

Manage the growth and development of company key accounts in line with business growth goals

Provide point-of-contact resource to support both existing and newly acquired customer enquiries

Identify new business opportunities within local territories and work with the local and regional team to secure new business wins in line with company sales goals

Undertake and generate company sales performance reports as required to local management group

Provide resource across inbound call management and customer enquiries and requests

Obtain and manage hire enquiries and orders

Research, develop and deliver customer account proposals and agreements


What you will need to bring to the role

Effective organisational and communication skills

Committed to providing an industry leading service delivery approach to business development

Capable of developing strong client relationships

Confidence to work on own initiative

Good planning and preparation skills

Flexible in approach to the role to meet business requirements

Presentation skills, both verbally and written


Negotiating skills essential

Time management essential

Competent levels of IT understanding

Proven experience in selling products & services to end user

Entrepreneurial spirit

Ability to work effectively under pressure

Commitment to self-development

High level of integrity and trust



Sales bonus scheme

Loyalty bonus scheme

Pension – auto enrolment

28 days holiday (inclusive of Bank Holidays)

Perk Box

Birthday Gift