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Major Account Manager - Durban, South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #9723
Job Location Durban, South Africa
Company Type Office Automation
Job Role Major Account Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Durban, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality South African Resident
Degree Matric\Relevent Diploma

Job Description

Durban, South Africa
  • Job Status: Closed

Our Client is looking for an Account Manager to join their team.

New business development within the major account market.
Existing customer relationship management.
Proactive portfolio management (upsell existing clients).
Lead generation to sustain a healthy sales pipeline.
Achievement of set sales targets.
Accurate sales forecasting.
Formal presentations to existing and prospective clients (Board Level).
Solution demonstrations to existing and prospective clients.
Prepare proposals, negotiate price and credit terms.
Assist in preparation and completing of tender responses.
Responsible for day to day operations and must contribute to the profitability of the sales team.

Key Skills
A member of a major accounts sales team must possess strong written and verbal skills.
They should be professional, organized, motivated, energetic and work well alone or as a member of a group.
Corporate Sales People must also be resilient, as even the most accomplished salesperson faces rejection on a regular basis.
But, perhaps more than anything, a corporate salesperson needs to be knowledgeable, and even passionate, about the product or service he/she is selling.
Has a good understanding of business documentation workflow.
Good understanding or experience of Software as a Solution in business applications.
Telephony knowledge - Benefit.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
Customer relationship skills.
Process and result orientated.
Computer literate.
Well groomed.
Must have good time management skills.
Broad understanding of the customer’s needs – applies standard as well as creative solutions to

  • Job Role: Major Account Manager
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Grade 12 (essential).
Appropriate tertiary education (would be an advantage).
At least 5 years sales experience (industry related would be an advantage).
Has good leadership skills and cross functional expertise.
Thorough knowledge of and experience in the office automation or ICT sector (industry knowledge).

Additional Requirements

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