Job Vacancy

Sales Executive

Internet Marketing

Incorporated in 2003, Web-Translations works with freelance translators worldwide to provide comprehensive B2B translation and website localisation services.

Based in Leeds (LS2), Web-Translations has established a credible customer base and is a well-known brand within the industry, primarily translating marketing collateral for our clients.

Who We Are Looking For

Web-Translations is looking for a proactive Sales Executive who will bring new business to the Company and develop our base of existing clients.

Main Duties

New Business Development:

  • Prospect for potential new clients and turn this into increased business.
  • Cold call as appropriate to ensure a robust pipeline of opportunities.
  • Meet potential clients by growing, maintaining, and leveraging your network.
  • Identify potential clients, and the decision makers within the client organization.
  • Research and build relationships with new clients.
  • Set up meetings between client decision makers and the Company.
  • Plan approaches and pitches. Work with team to develop proposals aligned to the client’s needs, concerns, and objectives.
  • Participate and elaborate the pricing for the offered solution/service.
  • Handle objections by clarifying, emphasizing agreements and working through differences to a positive conclusion by presenting an image that mirrors that of the client.

Client Retention:

  • Present new products and services when relevant, and enhance existing relationships.
  • Work with Project Managers to meet the customer’s needs.
  • Arrange and participate in internal and external client debriefs.

Business Development Planning:

  • Attend industry meetings, such as events and conferences, and provide feedback and information on market and creative trends.
  • Present to and consult with senior management on business trends with a view to developing new services, products, and distribution channels.
  • Identify opportunities for marketing campaigns, services, and distribution channels that will lead to an increase in sales by working collaboratively with other members of staff.
  • Using knowledge of the market and competitors, identify and develop the company’s unique selling propositions and differentiators.
  • Assist with marketing campaigns (email, social media, Google Ads) to generate new leads.

Reporting:

  • Submit weekly progress reports to the Operations Director.
  • Ensure that data is accurately entered and managed within the company’s internal CRM.
  • Track and record activity on accounts and help to close deals to meet these targets.

Required Skills

The ideal candidate would have an interest in languages/translation and understand what the Company´s situation is within the market.

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Confident phone manner.
  • Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken.
  • To have a good capability to network.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Results driven.
  • Multicultural awareness as they would be dealing with clients from around the world.
  • Awareness of online marketing strategies to assist with lead generation.

Desirable Skills

  • Understanding of Search Engine Optimisation tools, techniques and trends.
  • Knowledge of Google Ads and Google Analytics.

We Can Offer You

Training Programme

A full 2-week induction begins your 3-month supported training programme, where you’ll get a thorough grounding in all aspects of the business and benefit from the experience of our talented team.

You will have an extensive toolkit and support team to help you achieve at the highest level.

Salary dependent upon experience, with bonus plan.

To Apply

Closing Date: Monday, 4th March 2019

To apply for this vacancy, please email your CV with a covering email telling us why you’re the one we’re looking for to Jennifer Rodgers: recruitment@web-translations.com

You must be eligible to work in the UK. No Agencies Please.

United Kingdom

15 Queen Square
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LS2 8AJ

Tel: +44 (0) 113 8150460

Spain

c/Gobelas, 17 - Bajo izquierda
Urbanizacion La Florida
28023 Madrid

Tel: +34 91 622 78 83

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