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Account Manager

£25K-£30K Basic Salary + £45K OTE

Location Southeast
Sector Training
Job type Permanent
Role Sales and marketing
Job ref HW2475
Work hours full time

Are you looking to join a friendly sales team and immerse yourself in selling their broad catalogue of training programmes? Ideally you will have a teaching background or a degree (or equivalent) in English or a similar subject.

Fantastic hybrid role undergoing account management and new business duties

Key responsibilities

  • Approach new prospects in a consultative manner to understand challenges and advise appropriate solutions
  • Manage current accounts, providing excellent customer service and increasing current spend where possible
  • Follow up in bound leads generated from marketing team members whilst also generating leads yourself
  • Selling learning solutions to senior level decision makers (L&D Business Partners, Head of L&D, Directors etc)
  • Work towards an individual yearly target of c£450K


  • Any sales training qualifications are desirable


  • Educated to degree level or equivalent is essential – ideally in English or a similar subject


  • 3 years’ experience working as a high-level account manager, managing c-level clients
  • Strong B2B experience selling to corporate prospects
  • Experience consulting with clients to create bespoke solutions and tailor courses to individual needs
  • Ideally you will have worked within a training/learning environment or similar
  • Teaching experience eg. EFL or ESL is desirable


  • You will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to influence and present to key stakeholders confidently
  • Outstanding relationship building ability
  • Great time management and organisational skills

Working with the Learning & Performance Institute

Blue Eskimo enjoys a unique relationship with the Learning & Performance Institute, as its nominated recruitment provider. And, as a company that’s accredited by the LPI, we operate within its guidelines and uphold its standards.

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