Client Account Manager (Full Time) - Central London

Recruiter
Storefront
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Jul 2017
Expires
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Sales
Contract Type
Freelance

Sales Executive/Client Account Manager

Central London, United Kingdom

WHO WE ARE

Storefront is the world's largest short-term retail marketplace. We are a technology platform that makes retail accessible to anyone in the world. We make it possible for brands to easily find and book short-term retail space to sell their idea anywhere and for space owners to fill their vacant spaces fast.

Our platform powers over 10,000 listings, which represent more than 30 million square feet of retail space. We offer greater access to spaces in leading retail cities around the world, including New York, Paris, London, Milan, Hong Kong, Amsterdam, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Since our launch in 2013, we have helped thousands of brands all over the world, including Google, Samsung, L'Or??al, Everlane, Shopify, Indiegogo; open temporary retail stores.

Our team consists of 80+ passionate people, based across 8 international offices.

YOUR ROLE

The successful candidate will join the client team and work alongside the London Managing Director and Space acquisition team. Your main objectives will be:

  • Understanding the needs of new clients (brands and retailers) and then matchmaking deals between them and our portfolio of retail spaces.
  • Build your own network of new clients by deploying strategies based around cold calling, LinkedIn, Instagram and conferences.
  • Qualifying leads and build a pipeline of future business.
  • Hit and exceed sales, revenue and business development targets.
  • Manage the automation service on our platform as well as client databases.
  • Seek new business opportunities and partnerships.


YOUR PROFILE

We are looking for a motivated salesperson with an excellent track record of sales, exceeding targets and acquiring new clients. Our ideal candidate will be hungry for success and motivated by KPIs:

  • 2+ years of experience in fast-paced sales environment.
  • Proven experience in closing deals and exceeding targets.
  • A passion for brands and retailers and an ability to understand positioning.
  • Professional level of proficiency in English (verbal and written) and communication skills - extremely clear and tactful
  • Outstanding negotiation skills and ability to build trust easily
  • High-energy self-starter with a relentless, entrepreneurial work ethic
  • Competitive, numerate and commercially minded individual with a head for targets
  • A former experience with Salesforce CRM software is a plus

BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary, dependant on experience, plus performance based bonus
  • Work side-by-side with our management team and be actively involved in the development of an internationally-backed global venture capital company.
  • Complete insurance package (health, dental and optical)
  • Spend your days working with international retailers and brands.
  • Potential for international travel and relocation after 18 months of successful work.

Please reach out to us. We would love to share more information about our company and discuss ways we can work together.

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