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Senior Key Account Manager (Abuja)


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Senior Key Account Manager (Abuja)

Softcom was established in 2007 and we are a group of professionals whose overarching goal is to add value to our businesses and communities in Africa.

We transform companies by building several technologies, giving organizations clear roadmaps to achieve business objectives, automating operations, and becoming more visible in an ever-expanding internet-driven world. Our specialist software applications and devices are used in large-scale programs that organize and manage education, identity, payments, and people.

Our ultimate vision is to build an engineering company that will improve the way we live, learn and work in Africa and our culture and values in a nutshell speak to placing our customers as priority, working hard, being passionate about what we do (and having fun in the process!) and working together as a team to deliver quality . Our Company is full of ordinary people with extraordinary minds who desire to do extraordinary things!

Job Profile

Our Account Managers (AM) are business leaders who build profitable client relationships and make sales happen. We are relying on you to bring unique Point of View to prospects and clients, to solve clients’ business problems with technology solutions, to close deals and smash quotas. You will continually deliver exceptional results for our clients, thereby growing our business and your career to new heights.

As a Senior Account Manager, your job responsibilities may include the following:

  • Annual Revenue - Achieve / exceed quota targets.
  • Trusted advisor - Establish strong relationships based on knowledge of customer requirements and commitment to value (value of counsel and expertise, value of solutions, value of implementation expertise).
  • Customer Acumen - Actively understand each customer’s technology footprint, strategic growth plans, technology strategy and competitive landscape.
  • Territory and Account Leadership - Lead designated territory, including accounts, account relationships, prospect profiling, and sales cycles. Encourage all accounts to become Softcom references.
  • Business Planning – Develop and deliver a comprehensive business plan to address customer and prospects priorities and pain points. Develop effective and specific account plans to ensure revenue target delivery and sustainable growth.
  • Pipeline planning - Follow a disciplined approach to maintaining a rolling pipeline. Keep pipeline current and leverage support from the Business Development Team.
  • Leverage Softcom Solutions – Be proficient in and bring all Softcom products and solutions to bear on sales pursuits.
  • Advance and close sales opportunities - through the successful execution of the sales strategy and roadmap.
  • Demonstrates leadership skills in the orchestration of teams.
  • Demand Generation, Pipeline and Opportunity Management.

You’d be a good fit if:

  • You have 5+ years of experience in sales of complex business software / IT solutions
  • You possess a proven track record in business application software sales.
  • You have demonstrated success with large transactions and lengthy sales campaigns in a fast-paced, consultative and competitive market.

The role reports to the Head of Sales (Commercial Sector).
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