Key Account Manager

    • Category: Sales & Marketing
    • Location: Redcar, GB

    Are you a self-starter, with an aptitude to networking and building strong customer relationships?  Would you like to join a diverse team focused on managing new and existing clients, all with a view to increase revenue and profitability? If so then why not join us on our journey as we connect a greener world. 

    We grow! 

    Our UK based team continues to grow and an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Key Account Manager to join our team. In this role you will have responsibility to develop new and existing client relationships. You will support sales, tendering and execution phases of projects, maintaining a holistic view of the various client interfaces. To be successful in this role you will understand and effectively communicate client requirements whilst influencing potential solutions.

    Your primary tasks will be:

    • Regular face-to-face and online dialogue with key clients
    • Ongoing dialogue with internal stakeholders regarding client requirements
    • Maintaining accurate records within NKT's CRM tool
    • Identifying, evaluating and influencing potential solutions through early client engagement

    You will be part of an international and dynamic team placed over different locations. This role is UK based, at our Teesside office.  Flexible working is permissible and in line with company policy.  
    Some frequent local and occasional international travel, mainly throughout Europe, will be required. 

    Communicative and business-oriented team player

    To successfully take on this position, you need to be a person who has the ability to build strong working relations, with excellent problem-solving & communication skills, possess exceptional time and project management skills, and be able to prioritise and meet client deadlines, you must be highly goal orientated, assertive and a hands-on problem solver. 

    Your Experience Profile should also include:

    Bachelor's degree in business administration, finance, sales, engineering or related field, or relevant demonstratable experience
    Minimum 3 to 5 years working in Sales and or within a Key Account Manager role
    Ideally, direct (or closely related) industry knowledge / experience
    Fluency in spoken and written English. Other languages advantageous but not a requirement 
    Proficiency in all MS applications
    Proficient in use of CRM Software

    Join us whilst “We connect a greener world!”

    NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable high performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work. Please apply via our website by latest 31 March 2023. Personality and adaptive tests may be included in the recruitment process together with DBS (for specific roles) & reference checks.

    If you have any questions regarding the position or the recruitment process, you are encouraged to contact The Recruiting Manager, Emma Wilson via email:

    Please note due to the GDPR regulations we are unable to accept any applications via e-mail. 

    We are looking forward to receive your application!

    About NKT
    NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.8 billion in 2021. NKT - We connect a greener world.

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    Remote work possibilities

    Flexible working hours

    Strong safety culture

    Exciting career development opportunities

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    Hightech industry environment

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