Account Manager - Circa £32,500 + uncapped commission

As a company and as individuals, we live by our CREW values – Challenge, Respect, Enjoy, and reWard. We are fun, professional go getters and look for like-minded individuals to join our team.

Practice Labs is a leading provider of virtual labs, assessments and skills development platform in the IT and digital skills space.  Our mission is to help our users, customers, partners, and our CREW to be better today than they were yesterday.

Practice Labs embodies the culture of a start-up with the experience of an enterprise business.  Joining the Practice Labs CREW today is an opportunity to be part of reinventing our approach to digital skills training and improving the odds of success for learners worldwide. 

As a company and as individuals, we live by our CREW values – Challenge, Respect, Enjoy, and reWard.  We are fun, professional go getters and look for like-minded individuals to join our team.

We're looking for an exceptional individual with a diverse sales skillset to support and build the Practice Labs customer base.   The role will report directly to the Head of Growth, EMEA and you can work the way you want - be based at our office in Dartford, Kent, be flexi-remote or fully remote.

As the Account Manager, you will be involved in prospecting new business opportunities, maintaining and growing an existing client base, and expanding the Practice Labs footprint within a given territory.  You will need to keep abreast of industry relevant certifications and IT learning processes to assist not only sales growth, but Practice Lab’s desire to keep a finger on the pulse of the market segments that we operate in.  The ability to prospect, negotiate, and close new opportunities will be key skills needed for this role. 

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Generate revenue within an existing territory
  • Prospect new business opportunities
  • Manage a sales pipeline
  • Expand existing business
  • Match or exceed sales targets
  • Manage accounts within Salesforce
  • Travel to key accounts once a quarter at minimum, attend tradeshows
  • Provide demonstrations through web meetings or on site
  • Communicate through phone calls first and email second
  • Consultative sales approach to close business

Skills required:

  • Ability to learn the Practice Labs platform and products available
  • Successful track record in sales and building relationships
  • Ambitious to build a career in sales to meet sales goals and KPI's
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • CRM experience and best practice within CRM (ideally Salesforce)
  • Ability to listen and ask questions to discover customer needs, present solutions, create proposals, and close opportunities
  • Self-motivated with positive and optimistic attitude
  • Demonstrate and uphold CREW values
  • Ability to make decisions in an autonomous environment
  • Proven ability to plan and manage resources
  • Maintain a professional image of Practice Labs and as an individual

Experience desired:

  • 3 years minimum of account management and business development experience
  • IT and/or education/training sales experience would be helpful
  • Experience working with remote teams
  • Building relationships and sales skills in a virtual and in-person environment

What we offer:

  • The opportunity to be part of an exciting early-stage start up as it begins to scale
  • Flexible work/life balance
  • Free Lunch when in the office
  • Shopping & Cinema discount scheme
  • Discretionary Bonus
  • Pension scheme 
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical Health Insurance (optional)

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Fully remote

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Culture and values

Culture is at the heart of what we do at Practice Labs. 

We see that a positive workplace culture increases engagement, affects performance and allows us to continue to attract and retain the incredible talent we have in our business. 

The Practice Labs personality flows through our crew, our global offices and our passion to help skill seekers learn and excel. 

Our values

Our values underpin our CREW culture and are embedded in everything we do – from recruitment (candidates have to demonstrate that they are a good culture-fit) to our fun 'kickback days', our flexible working arrangements, and our free food at work policy.

Our ethos

Complementing our values is our people-first ethos, reflected in the way we treat our customers, our partners and one another. This extends to the communities around each of our offices through our Charity CREW activities and our community-support projects.

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