Sales Account Manager

BAE Systems.
25 Oct 2018
17 Dec 2018
Job Type
The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutions which protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do creates a safer future.
We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing together great minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.
Financial Crime, Anti Money Laundering, Financial Fraud, Cyber crime - all of these things and more are constantly in the news and combined with recent high profile turmoil in the financial industry, there has never been a better time to make better use of your knowledge, networks and skills. Our offerings to the financial industry in terms of compliance software and  new and emerging technology (including SaaS solutions) include new product concepts ranging from PenTesting of AML programmes to dynamically risk scoring customers with new sources of cyber data.
YOU could be leading the market with us delivering a comprehensive solution to a new market, and selling financial crime solutions and services. Time and time again customers have said they really like the fact that we are going out of our way to be innovative, and provided us with great feedback.
What the role is about:-
We need entrepreneurial,  energetic Enterprise Sales Managers/ Sales Account Managers who can drive new sales in existing accounts  and allocated territories and develop new business at a high level.  You can shape the strategy to manage current account relationships and drive/develop new account relationships through product and process lifecycle for emerging market penetration and sales pipeline growth.
What you will be doing
  • Actively drive the sales and client penetration to achieve orders and revenue goals and target objectives.
  • Know what to do to close deals and demonstrate the sales ability to increase revenues by introducing complex concepts.
  • Confidently introduce and sell the BAE value proposition as a leading financial crime and compliance intelligence management solution
  • Support existing accounts whilst targeting new clients in the tier 1 and 2 enterprise financial services space.
  • Develop, prioritize, and articulate where and how BAE's AI offerings fit and add value to a client's environment.
This position requires flexibility for travel as needed, including overnight stays.
What we are looking for
  • Strong large sales experience and the commercial acumen to generate business, working at C level to drive solution and business proposals.
  • B2B IT Technology Solution Sales experience
  • A successful background of sales process, prospecting, forecasting, cold calling, closing business, and business planning.
  • Familiarity of how the banking system works particularly with Financial and Regulations technology would be very welcome with understand of the regulatory compliance and fraud detection industry highly desirable - but not absolutely necessary
  • "Make it Happen" mentality; An energetic, vibrant style, able to take initiative, multi-task, meet tight deadlines and succeed in a fluid, fast-paced environment
  • Solid all round communication skills with outstanding customer development and prospecting skills
  • Confident in a variety of settings, persistent and skillfull at overcoming obstacles
Join an established and successful team focused on hyper growth in APAC and be rewarded with an enticing OTE package.
Who we are:
We're part of BAE Systems, the global Defence and Security Company. We have over 3,500 employees in UK & Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East as well as North and South America. BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Solutions target three primary sectors: Financial Services, Technology & Commercial and Government.  We have a particular domain focus into Cybersecurity, Communications Intelligence, Detection of Financial Crime and Digital transformation. As a member of our Applied Intelligence division, you'll truly get to work on some of the most challenging cyber security problems in the world.
 Why you should join us:
Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our business means that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help us fulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust you with responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, variety and support from day one.
We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward you as you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more than just a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where your individual contribution makes a difference every day. Great minds deserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary and benefits package.
Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence and we strongly value our Diversity and Inclusion strategy which outlines how we will achieve balance through focussing on the five pillars of Inclusive Leadership, Diverse Teams, Indigenous Opportunity, Agile Work and Advancing the Next Generation.  Staying competitive in today's global marketplace requires an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best and brightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential.
We welcome and strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders for these opportunities along with discussions about flexible working.

Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now and be inspired.