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Account Manager, Learning Services Schools

Pearson VUE

Posted on October 3, 2019

2 - 3 years Riyadh - Saudi Arabia

Any Graduation. Any Nationality

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This position entails promotion and sales of relevant Pearson capabilities, products and services across the selected countries in the region (specifics to be confirmed), requiring someone who is self-starting and self-motivated with a proven track record in sales.
Key objectives:

Achieve sales targets in order to deliver revenue growth in selected countries and contribute to increased market share across the region.

Maximize sales of priority series and digital platforms.
Key Accountabilities:
Key Account Management

Support the Pearson adoptions with existing clients.

Collate via direct calling & market research an understanding of each key customer and anticipate their needs.

Appraise customer potential for new business development.

Appreciate sources of risk, cost and profit.

Develop appropriate strategies for each customer.

Qualify & develop potential leads for Pearson products that can be accelerated by deployment of specialist resource into the key account and/or market(s).

Liaise with local distributors or partners to ensure the efficient coverage of accounts and collation of updated market and sales data.

Use SalesForce as main tool to manage pipeline opportunities and risks as well as maintain up-to-date customer account information.
Establish, maintain and enhance productive working relationships with stakeholders

Build upon the Pearson brand to ensure that the company is recognised as the number one choice for educational products and services within the region.

Establish and maintain effective communication channels to key stakeholders in the region both for intelligence gathering and dissemination of product information.

Establish and ensure high quality relationships with other parts of the Pearson business so as to identify and exploit pan-Pearson opportunities.

Work for mutually beneficial relationship with key regional partners/distributors with best clarity of roles and relationships
Reporting and Market Intelligence
Report monthly to the Schools Sales Manager on key issues affecting the covered territory
New business opportunities
Product development
Competitors and competitor activity
Key Challenges:
Continue to build on existing relations with key stakeholders at institutions as well as develop new relationships
Transparency of data from channels to market
Ensuring client awareness of all relevant capabilities

Highly motivated

Strong personal selling skills

Commitment and flexibility

Manages time effectively

Fluent in English & Arabic

Strong organisational and planning skills

Ability to analyse market opportunity

Target and performance driven

IT literate

Team member

Self-starter with initiative

Must be field based within the territory

Hold full driving license

Ability and willingness to travel for work whenever necessary throughout the sales season (Sept-May) as well as for sales conferences (2 x per year) or as required.
Education, Qualifications & Training
• Bachelor Degree
Previous Experience

Relevant previous product or market sector knowledg

General sales experience

Creating and working with a business place

Understand forecasting

Calling on academic institutions/understanding of how they work

Solution selling, relationship building
Personal Style and Behaviour
Ha Having a keen interest in continuous learning, you need to be determined to win, highly organized, have the ability to work autonomously, think innovatively and act decisively. In addition to having extremely good verbal and written communication skills, you will also be confident and comfortable using information technology; predisposed to building strong business relationships; possess high levels of energy and genuinely enjoy the school environment.

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