Key Account Manager

4 weeks ago(11/20/2017 10:51 AM)
Job ID
# Positions

Posting Summary

Purpose of the Job:


To grow sales with selected dealers & resellers for ACCO Brands within the UK Wholesale dealer & reseller channels. Utilising the dealer database in order to drive effective and targeted communication of ACCO Brands sales, promotional, product and brand activity


Principal Accountabilities and Key Tasks:


  • Manage and grow sales through a portfolio of 150/200 assigned dealers. Building relationships with the dedicated accounts in order to effectively communicate promotional and product news to stimulate ACCO brand sales and pull through the channel.


  • Maintaining and developing a database of c.2000 dealers across the UK that will allow for targeted email and direct sales & marketing activity.


  • Identify prospect dealers who would benefit from a face to face meeting with External KAMs to identify sales opportunities and drive sales growth within the channel.


  • Liaise with marketing to ensure the latest promotional and sales tools are distributed to dealer accounts and where possible gain either promotional orders to gain commitment to run the activities.


  • Proactively working with customer services and finance teams to resolve, reduce and rectify any dealer queries raised.


  • Support where necessary customer sales team and product training requests so that the target set of customers become familiar and comfortable with Acco Brands products.

Posting Qualifications

Knowledge & Experience:



  • Experience within customer service environment would support appointment at the Exec level.
  • Experience within a Key Account Manager role would support appointment at the Manager level.
  • Able to travel regularly within the UK and to attend meetings at the Aylesbury office on a weekly basis.
  • Proficiency in all phone, email and online prospecting tasks
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and results-oriented.
  • Comfort and experience in being measured and compensated against quality lead metrics.
  • Strong teamwork, communication, process, project management skills.
  • Excellent communications, documentation, presentation and telesales skills
  • Confident and comfortable presenting to Sales teams & customers
  • Strong Microsoft Excel knowledge to support Dealer Wholesale team in analysing sales data received from the dealer community
  • Competent in all Microsoft Office software.


  • Marketing Experience
  • Degree in business discipline or relevant professional qualification.

Company Overview

ACCO Brands Corporation is one of the world's largest suppliers of branded office products. We market products in more than 100 countries through our own sales force and distribution networks. We're proud of our long history of industry leadership and innovation, and we're focused on delivering exceptional value for our shareholders and customers by providing unique, leading-edge, branded office products.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed