Account Manager

Braintree, Essex, England
22 Nov 2016
20 Dec 2016
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an opportunity to join a publishing services bureau working for some of the UK's most well-known publishers, as well as a large number of specialist publishers.

As an Account Manager, you will be involved in the day to day management of a key client account, dealing with paid magazine subscriptions, free circulation and event databases all held and maintained on the company platform.

Duties that are included are…
- to act as the main point of contact for the client; building and maintaining strong relationships
- holding regular client meetings, face to face and online
- to help maintain and update the CRM system
- managing client projects using the company's project management system
- to gain knowledge of ABC/BPA audit requirements
- to contribute to the continual improvement of the company's systems and processes
- to liaise with internal departments and external partners
- analysis, selections and data manipulation using the Apteco FastStats Discoverer system (knowledge beneficial but not essential)

A suitable candidate will…
- have excellent verbal and written communication skills
- have excellent numerical and analytical skills
- have proven ability to manage multiple projects whilst paying strict attention to detail
- be diligent, conscientious and well organised with good time management skills
- have good interpersonal skills with a willingness to be flexible & carry out extra duties outside normal role
- be an excellent problem solver
- have a team player attitude with the ability to work under pressure using their own initiative
- enjoy working in a fast-paced and sometimes pressured environment
- have their own transport due to the rural location of offices

What they can offer you…
- Superb career development with opportunities to progress within a growing company
- Professional advancement utilising and expanding your skills-set
- Excellent working environment, which balances the advantages of a modern, purpose built office setting with the peace and space of the countryside
- Extensive training both now and in the future to encourage and facilitate professional growth
- An attractive salary package based on experience and current skills

- 40 hours per week
- Normal hours would be 9.00 am to 5.30pm though flexibility during busy times is required