Key & Strategic Account Sales Manager Job at Ideate Technologies

Ideate Technologies Limited is an authorised pan Africa distributor of Autodesk design software, the creators of AutoCAD, 3D Studio Max, Revit and over 100 other software titles. Ideate Technologies is also the authorised distributor for Topcon, developers of innovative solutions that help our customers to work smarter and faster to create sustainable infrastructure and agriculture. Ideate Technologies has a footprint across Africa, and we distribute a variety of solutions to all industry. Market penetration and revenue growth is our business.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Key & Strategic Account Sales Manager
Job Location:

Job Description

  • Ideate Technologies has offices in Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria, and is looking for a dynamic Key and Strategic Account Sales Manager. The successful candidate will be a business graduate with a passion for coaching and sales development and have extensive experience working with diverse partners in a sales channel.

The Key Performance Areas are:

  • Strong ability to profile and select key and strategic accounts for the business
  • Demonstrate leadership in leading the account team in order to deliver agreed results
  • Relationship development with internal and external stakeholders to ensure optimization of customer relationships through strong experience in account management
  • Demonstrate an ongoing ability of growing the customer use of products and purchase of additional products
  • Strong in value-based selling and with an ability to engage different personas within an account including C-level management

The successful candidate must have the following qualifications and experience:

  • A Civil Engineering Technical Degree or Diploma, or equivalent degree would be to your advantage;
  • 5 years or more in an Account Management role with a vendor or channel partner in either consulting engineering or construction industries;
  • 5 years or more experience in offering solutions that optimise or re-engineer consulting engineering, or construction workflows;
  • Should have a solid understanding, and demonstrate the daily use of a recognized sales methodology. For example: value selling, Target Account Selling (TAS, Spin Selling, etc.)
  • Strong business and financial acumen;
  • A proficient user of CRM

Skills and Abilities:

  • Customer Solution focused;
  • A strong relationship builder;
  • Target driven;
  • Analytical problem solver;
  • Curiosity and Tenacity;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to navigate and work in large and complex accounts.