UK Account Director

Job Category: UK Account Director
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: United Kingdom

Do you want to build upon your experience in retaining and growing key public sector and tier one enterprise accounts for SaaS companies by joining a fast growing entrepreneurial, international company disrupting the business collaboration and project management industry?   We are looking for an experienced UK based sales leader that has a passion for innovative technology and can drive growth within our high value key accounts alongside a team of dedicated customer success professionals.

Our client is a company based in the UK with a strong presence in the USA providing visual business collaboration software for Risk Management, Major Projects, IT & Business Roadmapping and Innovation with a dynamic and exciting work environment that has been experiencing tremendous growth for the last few years. As an interactive data visualisation platform, the product solution can help improve strategic portfolio management across the business and communication to leadership teams.

Key responsibilities

You will be a key contributor in the sales team responsible for on-going engagement with key customer accounts to ensure they renew annual subscriptions while upselling additional value-add services.

You will partner with customers to ensure you understand their business goals, key success metrics and internal dynamics to ensure success.

Ensure customer contract renewals are executed in a timely fashion and with our goal of 100% annual revenue retention.

Demonstrate a deep understanding of the company solution in order to recommend and communicate solutions and strategies to key accounts.

Your background
You’ve got 10 years of experience in SaaS Sales, Account Management, Technical Pre-Sales or Customer Success

Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills.

Demonstrate an ability to build collaborative relationships with customers to proactively leverage opportunities and address challenges.
Ability to perform under pressure and deliver results in a demanding and fast-paced environment that requires fresh thinking and innovation.
Ability to build strong team relationships with all functions of the business (sales, operations finance, marketing).
Strong quantitative, analytical and computer skills.

For this Job you also need

Prepared to travel as necessary.

Ability in thriving in ambiguity, with an entrepreneurial mind-set with a track record of exploring new ways of working

Culture of questioning and constructive challenge to foster openness and candid dialogue

Listening skills, carefully considering others’ perspectives, especially to manage and resolve conflict

Significant level of ambition and motivation

Resourceful, decisive and proactive; must be able to manage multiple priorities

Sound judgment, high integrity and ability to maintain strict confidentiality

Why work for this company?

Competitive salary.

Their business is global, with international customers and partners, and with teams in London and the US.

Flexible working policy.

Great agile culture and atmosphere


Peter Wharton
Antal International

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