OEM Account Manager

  • Location

    Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vanessa Theobald

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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My highly reputable client is one of the largest caterpillar dealers in the world and are looking for a OEM Account Manager to join their team in Ireland.
This role is responsible for managing OEM accounts in the industrial sector and delivering profitable sales and growth. He / she will take personal responsibility for retaining and developing the accounts across the full range of activities, ensuring alignment between the various contact points and processes within customer accounts.

Annual price negotiation as required with major accounts, sub-suppliers and partner organisation
Full overview of OEM's global business model and development of key relationships to ensure coverage including sales, distribution network, aftermarket support
Exploitation of sales opportunities through OEM solutions and the development of aftermarket support
Use of Company tools for opportunity and account management
Coordination of internal functions and departments to ensure the expected levels of customer service are achieved
Liaise with engineering team to ensure that the required levels of support are available for production development initiatives
Liaise with administration functions to management supply pipeline and engine projects
Ensure alignment of key objectives with Caterpillar
Assist other functions with regard to Caterpillar and interaction within the accounts
Preparation and timely submission of monthly activity and business forecasting report
Relationship building with key personnel - Client, Customer, Caterpillar
Maintain regular contact with key customer contacts
Understanding of account objectives, strategic plans and opportunity alignment and management

Performance Measures
Sales revenue
Gross margin
Stock turn, DSO and aged debt
Customer satisfaction
Customer retention and growth
Develop action plans in line with objectives

Annual sales revenue in line with budget set
GP returns > 14% average
Unit sales
Range expansion e.g. product, OEM solutions, aftermarket
Business plan

Relationship management
Achievement drive
Customer service
Teamwork and cooperation

Family Specific
Effective communication
Conceptual and creative thinking

Knowledge, Skills and Experience
5-10 years sales / account management or demonstrable direct OEM involvement
Good knowledge and understanding of the industrial engine business
Sound understanding of diesel engine technology and engineering solutions
Strong negotiation skills
Strong customer service skills
Team player
PC literate in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, E-mail
Excellent communication skills