Key Account Manager

  • Location:

    Liverpool

  • Sector:

  • Job type:

    Remote

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Rebecca King

  • Contact email:

    Rebecca.King@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/561842

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-10-07

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Key Account Manager
Liverpool

Temporary

A company based in Liverpool is seeking a Key Account Manager to help various Local Authorities make use of a spot check service. This is a very specific role, based on a required response to COVID-19, which has involved developing an improved mechanism to process to carry out spot checks.

The Liverpool-based account manager role comes with a competitive salary and an excellent company benefits package.

The successful candidate will work internally in the organisation and with external partners to develop and deliver the overall spot-check solution. The role plays a crucial part in developing and managing the relationships and interactions with Local Authorities and other external customers, creating awareness, understanding and advocacy of the company's spot-check services.

To give a flavour of the work involved, this is what you would have been doing had you been in this role over the past week:
● Communicating with a wide range of key customers and internal teams
● Leading steering groups and communication forums, to share insights and progress
● Resolving issues and problems faced by Local Authorities as they arise and dealing with any complaints
● Helping to identify and onboard new Local Authorities to the spot check service

This is a flexible working, home-based role providing the critical interface between Local Authorities and the company. It will involve working within a dedicated virtual programme team.

To apply for this Account Manager role, you will require:
● Key account manager experience or customer success manager experience
● Experience in providing solutions to local government organisations
● Strong communication and interpersonal skills with an aptitude in building relationships at all levels
● Skill in problem solving and negotiation

An understanding of the context and nature of the COVID-19 challenge and the correct response is also essential. To find out more about this Key Account Manager in Liverpool, please contact us today.

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