Trainee / Junior Account Manager

  • Vacancy Title
  • Trainee / Junior Account Manager
  • Company
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • UK Forks
  • Location
  • Milton Keynes/Northamptonshire region
  • Closing Date
  • 27/09/2021
  • Job Description
  • This is an excellent opportunity for you to join our talented and growing team where you will work to deliver our hire equipment in a timely and efficient manner to exceed our customer quality expectations.

    We are a fast paced company with exciting growth plans and skilled at delivering high levels of customer service to our leading partner organisations in the construction and housebuilding industries. We offer an excellent benefits package and future career prospects as the company and Vp plc continues to develop and grow.

    We currently have an opportunity for an Account Manager to join us and enhance the revenues of UK Forks products through both existing and new customers covering the south of England.

    We are keen to increase customer awareness and the benefits of using UK Forks & Vp group companies, as such you will be required to retain and develop the relationships with our customers at Site Manager level, whilst supporting the Business Development Manager.

    The role requires a keen individual with some sales experience although not essential. A desire to build strong relationships, there will be extensive travel throughout the territory and construction site visits will account for the majority of your time spent in front of customers.

    Ideal candidates for this role will have some sales experience within the Plant hire or construction industry. You should have the ability to build long lasting, mutually beneficial relationships and a confident nature.

    We are looking for a candidate who is eager to develop their knowledge of the organisation, its people and its services and who also seeks to improve their own skills throughout their career. Intermediate level IT literacy is required along with the ability to manage your time effectively by setting clear objectives.

    UK Forks are part of Vp plc and is the industry's leading specialist rental provider of telescopic handlers, rotational telehandlers and heavy lift machines including a wide range of attachments. Our comprehensive range of products is unique in the industry and covers every conceivable application, ranging from 4 to 20 metres and rotational telehandlers up to 35 metres.