Digital Account Manager

Sales & Marketing · Dubai Internet City, UAE
Department Sales & Marketing
Employment Type Full-Time
Compensation DOE

Despite technology revolutionising the future of ecommerce, the way we’ve bought and sold cars has largely remained the same for over three decades. Customers had no choice but to trek to their local car dealership to access the best vehicles and latest offers. But thanks to the Automotive Transformation Group, that is no longer the case!

 

With almost 50 years’ of combined industry experience, the Automotive Transformation Group is comprised of two internationally recognised brands – GForces and Autofutura. We are the first of our kind within the industry, creating more than just successful and user-friendly websites for car dealers and manufacturers. Our NetDirector® Suite delivers a seamless and omnichannel solution for all those within the sector who want to stand out from the evolving competition; offering state of the art technology and invaluable data insights to maximise vehicle sales!

 

Since completing this game-changing merger last summer, we are committed to creating new products, investing in new ventures and developing our teams to truly become a key innovator of change. There has never been a more exciting time to join us on this journey!

 

The Role

Working as part of our Dubai team, this role is accountable for the day-to-day management of two very important and proactive automotive clients. These are well-known and respected global brands for which you will be acting as the primary point of contact, responsible for managing the relationships with the OEM as well as their dealer network across the Middle East and beyond. This includes engaging new markets to facilitate their sign-up to the programme whilst providing ongoing account management of existing markets.

The role requires working with the client to build out high performing software and digital marketing solutions therefore you will work closely with all GForces departments including Client Services, Marketing, Product and User Experience to ensure that GForces meet and exceed the demands of the customer.

Key Responsibilities

  • Handling the day to day running of the assigned client accounts, maintaining the highest level of client satisfaction
  • Pro-actively engaging with senior client stakeholders to ensure they’re informed on the latest product releases, software updates and technology initiatives from across ATG
  • Develop excellent relationships both internally and externally that galvanise ongoing business opportunities
  • Contribute to the enhancement of the product pipeline and grow monthly revenue through driving product adoption and introducing additional products and services
  • Work closely with manufacturer and dealer management teams to achieve strategic and budgetary requirements
  • To be the first point of contact for client requests such as report requests, technical issue escalations and general requests for information
  • To liaise with the GForces Client Services team to ensure service delivery excellence and liaising with clients and internal GForces teams for quick and appropriate issue resolution
  • Providing status reports for clients where required by collating activity relating to outstanding projects and actions
  • Support regular, structured client review meetings to enhance communication, highlight ROI and ensure that the account is well managed whilst forging strong relationships
  • Accurate management of CRM records for all assigned clients including detailed notes on the relationship, contact points, contact reports, products and monthly opportunity and invoicing
  • Monitor and report on applicable market and competitor activities and provide relevant reporting and insight
  • Regularly and proactively review client solutions to identify areas of improvement and work with other departments to propose improvements and manage the delivery of accordingly

Essential Skills

  • An understanding of Software as a Service (SaaS) based products and the benefits of solution-based products
  • Excellent communication and client management skills
  • Ability to solve problems efficiently to meet targets and expectations
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to interpret data constructively to improve the performance of the client’s digital strategy
  • Ability to drive the conception and development of innovative, engaging, on-brief digital ideas for clients
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in sales or account management
  • Experience of working in the automotive industry

 

Salary

DOE

 

Location 

DUBAI, UAE

 

Department

Sales & Marketing

 

Position Reports To

Managing Director

 

Person Specification 

  • At least five years of relevant experience in the automotive industry
  • Be based in the UAE or able to relocate immediately
  • Knowledge of automotive retail industry processes and challenges
  • Excellent management and problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in MS Suite including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritise work
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills in a fast-paced environment
  • A creative mind with an ability to suggest improvements

 

Behavioural & Personality Competencies:

  • Ability to work proactively and independently
  • Honest, dependable and committed to delivering customer excellence

 

Required Experience:

  • Experience of working in the automotive industry with an OEM, dealer or supplier
  • Proven track record of achieving target

 

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  • Location
    Dubai Internet City, UAE
  • Department
    Sales & Marketing
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Compensation
    DOE