Report to: Head of Practice
Salary: £40k - £60k + OTC (subject to experience)
Working hours: Monday to Friday, 9 am – 6 pm
Established in 2006, FluidOne is an award-winning Connected Cloud Solutions provider with a £37m turnover that boasts the highest Net Promoter Score (NPS) in the industry, 86 (Dec 2020). Underlying its services is FluidOne’s national fibre network, Platform One, which is the most connected network in the UK. FluidOne has a strong company culture enjoyed by 140 staff and was ranked as outstanding in the Sunday Times Best Companies to work for awards.
FluidOne supports the needs of 1,150 customers, including 200 channel resellers, with services covering connectivity, SD-WAN, SASE, cyber security, IT managed services, mobile, IoT, UCaaS and CCaaS. It doesn’t just provide its customers with off the shelf solutions but consults with them to design solutions that complement their in-house IT structures. FluidOne takes complex hybrid multi-site environments and makes them simple and secure, so end-users can access their business application wherever they are.
Led by CEO Russell Horton, co-founder Chris Rogers (who started the business in 2006) and CFO Roy Hastings, the management team is backed by Livingbridge to support their ambitious 8-year strategy.
Staff culture is key to our success, and the leadership team are committed to ensuring that we are one of the best places to work in the country. We are silver certified for Investors in People, in 2021 were awarded the 2-star outstanding accreditation from Best Companies and in 2020 we ranked 36th in the Sunday Times best small companies to work for in London.
The Sales Consultants role is to identify, attract, sign up and nurture new direct customers with a focus on mid-market (100-2000 employees). This involves developing a strategic plan, identifying key targets based on a deep understanding of various verticals and FluidOne capabilities.
There will be four routes to acquiring new customers: –
The key purpose of the role is to acquire new customers, using techniques including cold-calling, networking and attending events, in addition to managing and converting telesales leads. Having successfully brought a new customer on board, the Sales Consultant then has responsibility for overseeing and nurturing the establishment of an effective and mutually beneficial customer relationship and ensuring a successful handover to account management post sale/transition.
This role requires a dynamic individual who is commercially astute, has strong negotiation skills, and is able to build solutions using our unique platform to meet customer objectives.
The Sales Consultant will be targeted on an annual basis, with achievable but challenging targets. In return, successful candidates will enjoy an excellent package with fantastic growth potential in this rapidly expanding organisation.
As a Sales Consultant you will be expected to do the following:
Acquiring new customers
Nurturing newly acquired customers
Team Management and Administration
The above list of duties is not exhaustive and may be subject to change to meet the changing needs of the business.
Location: Homebased/ 5 Hatfield’s, London SE1 9PG. However, due to the nature of your work, the Company may require you to travel to and work at a supplier, customer and prospective customer sites and other work-related locations.
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FluidOne is an equal opportunities provider and welcomes applications regardless of sex, marital status, ethnic origin, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age.