Graduate Research Account Manager

Salary: £22000.00 to £25000.00 per annum + Bonus
Location: South East
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Marketing, Retail, Sales

Graduate Research Account Manager
London - Surrey
£22,000 - £25,000 + Car, Phone, Laptop, Company Benefits, Training, Working from Home, Bonus

We are recruiting for a research recruitment executive for a well-known market leading market research agency based in London. The position is effectively a field based business intelligence position where you will be approaching independent retailers to buy into market research data solutions.

The Retailer Recruitment Executive is primarily responsible for:
Taking ownership and responsibility for achieving specific retailer recruitment targets, ensuring that new retailers deliver sales data to specified requirements
Maintaining accurate records in field database
Presenting of Insights reports when recruiting and servicing clients
Strategic analysis of requested retailer sample requirements and recruitment targets
Effective route planning
Proactive recruitment to replace manually audited retailers with retailers capable of sending sales data electronically.

Experience, skills and competencies required:
Educated to degree level with ideally a business or research related degree
Someone with the gravitas to deal with and sell to senior business stakeholders.
Ideally you would have previously worked within some sort of corporate environment
Highly proficient within Microsoft Office suite of tools; Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint
Attention to detail and high-quality standards are essential
Results drive
Excellent organisational and prioritisation skills, with ability to manage complex and conflicting requirements or multiple tasks/projects within specified time frame
Flawless communication and interpersonal skills; a high standard of both written and spoken English, comfortable presenting to clients and prospecting business
A clean drivers license

The successful candidate will be based in the South-East of England and will need to travel extensively across London therefore a company car is provided, and this may require overnight stays. Business mileage is paid (varies according to vehicle).The job holder will need to hold a clean driving licence. A phone and laptop will be provided. The job holder must be willing to regularly travel to head the business head office in surrey.