Account Manager

South Downs Resourcing Ltd

Account Manager

Salary Not Specified

South Downs Resourcing Ltd, Burgess Hill, West Sussex

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 days ago, 15 May | Get your application in today.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 7098246b5b2441138108406a7372bf3a

Full Job Description

We are leading a search for an experienced Lighting Controls Account Manager for a well established client of ours based in the Mid Sussex area.

We are looking for a proficient and customer-focused Lighting Controls Account Manager with a strong background in lighting control systems and proven experience in sales growth within the industry.

The ideal candidate will excel in engaging with lighting manufacturers, electrical contractors, and key stakeholders, driving sales through effective communication and relationship management.

This role involves nationwide travel, regular customer visits, accurate project quoting, and project handover to our projects team.

Our client: Has been a leading name within the lighting controls market. They are a dynamic and innovative company committed to providing cutting-edge lighting solutions.

About the position:

The successful candidate will join a supportive team environment focused on professional growth, customer satisfaction, and technological advancement.,

  • Engage with existing and potential customers to discuss lighting control opportunities and upcoming projects.

  • Accurately quote lighting control projects, ensuring competitive pricing and alignment with customer requirements.

  • Maintain and grow sales within the lighting controls sector, leveraging industry knowledge and customer relationships.

  • Update CRM platform with details of opportunities, customer interactions, and project statuses.

  • Proficiently use MS platforms (e.g., Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) for communication, reporting, and presentations.

  • Ensure excellent presentation and professionalism when interacting with key stakeholders.

  • Collaborate effectively with internal teams to ensure seamless project handover and successful project execution.

  • Provide ongoing project visibility and feedback to customers, ensuring high levels of satisfaction and service delivery.

    Previous experience with various lighting control systems is essential.

  • Experience and understanding of DALI lighting networks preferred.

  • Strong sales background with a track record of successfully maintaining and growing sales within the lighting industry.

  • Proficiency in MS platforms (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and CRM systems for data management and reporting.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and nurture customer relationships.

  • Well-presented and comfortable engaging with key stakeholders and decision-makers.

  • Engineering background or technical knowledge related to lighting controls is advantageous.

  • Self-motivated with a desire to achieve and exceed sales targets.

  • Organised and detail-oriented, capable of managing multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Willingness to travel nationwide and occasionally stay overnight as required.


  • If you are passionate about lighting controls and possess the necessary skills and experience to excel in this role, we encourage you to apply.