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United Kingdom
Monday, November 20, 2023
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Additional Locations
* United Kingdom - Hampshire - Farnborough

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Description and Requirements

We are Lenovo! The number one PC vendor worldwide. Leading the way in innovation, we’re looking to build and expand our success through attracting new talent into our sales team. We are dedicated to fostering an environment that encourages entrepreneurism and ownership - a workplace where your talents can be challenged, and your efforts recognised and rewarded.

If you are an enthusiastic and driven person, if you enjoy a good work culture and environment, see your career developing within a few years - this role could be perfectly suited to you!

Position Title

Consumer Snr Account Executive

Position Description

We have opportunity for a Consumer Snr Account Executive working in an award-winning sales team. The successful candidate will manage and develop a set of accounts across consumer / E-tail customers.

Job Description

As a Consumer Snr Account Executive for Lenovo, you will be proficient at planning and executing an effective relationship strategy and develop effective long-term business relationships at the level with key decision makers and influencers both internally and externally.
Identifies and prioritises Lenovo opportunities and develops solutions strategies. Plans and facilitates complex negotiations reaching lasting agreements and commitments.

         Execute on robust business plans related to both Lenovo’s strategy and the retailers.

         Ensure Lenovo achieves market share growth within the existing accounts base.

         Managing key seasonal promotional periods and opportunities.

         Ensure all promotional opportunities provide part of a realistic weekly forecast.

         Manage Sell In and Sales Out inventory profiles plus returns/DOA’s both internally and externally

         Own ongoing analysis of metrics & business performance to produce weekly report for business performance & relevant actions and recommendations

         Implement account level profitability plans to include Sales GTN=Discounts, Rebate Plan, PP, Spiff funding & Promotions, GP%, Co-Marketing.

         Work with UKI product management to determine appropriate product line-up, price propositions, and gain margin sign-off for each customer play.

         Engagement with customer at all levels including senior management in order to completely understand their business drivers.

         Internal project management across finance, service, marketing, GSC, Operations and Product Management to support key retailers.

         Manage Lenovo product portfolio and conduct competitive analysis

Position Requirements:

         2-3 years’ experience in IT Industry and Sales.

         Proficient in using Microsoft Excel & PPT

         Self-motivated and pro-active mentality

         Energetic, sales driven attitude and a “must win” attitude

         Presentation and communication skills

         Willingness to learn and grow in fast paced Consumer environment.

         Commercial Understanding of National retailers/e-tailers

         Requires travel

Key Interactions

         Country Sales Organization

         Regional & EMEA Sales and Product Business Units

         Regional / country marketing organization

What we will offer you:

 * Holiday purchase
 * Private medical
 * Income protection
 * Attractive pension scheme
 * Positive work life balance
 * Learning and development
 * Life insurance
 * Lenovo and Motorola products discounts
 * Lifestyle discounts
 * Cycle to work
 * MyGymDiscounts
 * Mortgage advice and support
 * Referral bonus
 * Electric car salary sacrifice scheme
 * Free onsite parking

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Additional Locations
* United Kingdom - Hampshire - Farnborough
* United Kingdom
* United Kingdom - Hampshire
* United Kingdom - Hampshire - Farnborough