Regional Account Manager (Commodity Markets)
Regional Account Manager - Commodity markets
As our sales team and the business continue to grow, we are looking for ambitious and self-motivated sales professionals to join our collaborative and successful team. In this role you will work autonomously and design your own success strategy with uncapped potential. You will need a high level of emotional intelligence and business acumen to match. Are you keen to push yourself outside your comfort zone and work in a continually evolving industry? Build a real name for yourself as a specialist in the commodity markets data space for a business which has been established for over 50 years?
In a world where energy prices are soaring and becoming increasingly volatile, Argus media is a reliable and trusted source of information that help its clients manoeuvre through this ever-increasingly complex commodity world.
Through its price assessments, market research, news and analysis Argus media illuminates the market and enables organisations of all sizes to make critical and well-informed decisions, be it from the day-to-day trading on the shop floor right through to the strategic investment decisions in the board room.
Argus produces daily price assessments and analysis of international energy and other commodity markets and offers bespoke consulting services and industry-leading conferences. Companies in 140 countries around the world use Argus data to index physical trade and as benchmarks in financial derivative markets as well as for analysis and planning purposes.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who enjoys consultative based selling and earning a competitive compensation package. The role itself is within the European sales team as a hybrid account management and new business role, you will be responsible for selling Argus market data, price assessments and reports to the European regions. You will develop the growth strategy across the territory and managing the renewals process for existing customers, applying a consultative and methodical approach to sales and account management. The role includes travelling to European destinations where you will meet and engage with your client base.
We are looking for entrepreneurial traits, where the successful candidate owns their book of business and is responsible for developing growth strategies to hit target. The right candidate will be able to develop their account management skills, selling technique and market knowledge in this role, as Argus has an ecosystem that encourages development and growth. There is plenty of support along the way, where collaboration and teamwork are essential to high achievement. The key to success in this role will be developing an understanding of the client's business to tailor a package to support their commercial decisions and investment strategies.
What we’re looking for in you:
- Successful track record of at least 3+ years in B2B sales, including generating new business, preferably with international experience
- Excellent communication, interpersonal and relationship building skills and ability to ‘network’ to get results for your clients
- Experience in data/IP sales preferable
- European language skills desirable
- Educated to Degree level or above
- Self-motivated, confident and results driven individua
What’s in it for you
- Extremely competitive salary and commission scheme
- Group pension scheme
- Group healthcare and life assurance scheme
- Flexible working environment
- 25 days holiday with annual increase up to 30 days
- Subsidised gym membership
- Season ticket travel loans
- Cycle to work scheme
- Extensive internal and external training
- Willingness to travel at least 25% of the time to visit clients and attend meetings and conferences (across UK and Europe)
For more details about the company and to apply please make sure you upload your CV via our website: www.argusmedia.com/en/careers/open-positions
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