Account Manager in Training - Dublin and Surrounding Areas

Dublin and Surrounding Areas
Reference No: 14427

What's the role?

Construction is booming!!! Did you know that there are 123 cranes in Dublin alone? Aligned with the robust and dynamic Irish Construction market we are experiencing exciting growth in the business to ensure we can give the best possible service to our customers and the industry. There is no better time to join us!

As an Account Manager in Training; you will have extensive development – The Hilti Way. Including application training, sales training and business training; with 4 weeks training based in our hub in Manchester.

Who is Hilti?

If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 29,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

As an Account Manager in Training you will work and expand a portfolio of existing accounts while building relationships with core customers. This is no ordinary sales or business development manager job; we don't believe in a hard sell because our strong core values allow us to focus purely on building long-term sustainable relationships with our customers. We partner with our customers to understand their business needs and how our products can add value. This is why we stand out as the market leader

We fill 80% of our management positions with our own internal candidates. It’s testament to how much we value and develop our people.

What do we offer?

Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people and some of our best account managers joined us with no experience. So, if you’ve never worked in sales or construction, that’s fine with us. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.

What you need is:

  • Methodical and driven approach to sales; with a sound ability to identify decision makers
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and effective problem solving ability
  • Ambitious about your own development
  • Willingness to learn, passionate and driven
  • A real team player with an eye for detail
  • Full working rights in Ireland
  • A full, clean manual drivers licence

Interested?

“How am I going to sell power tools? I’ve never drilled a hole in my life! That’s what I thought when I first joined Hilti, but it’s really not like that. It’s about nurturing your strengths and being rewarded for hard work.”

- James, Customer service representative (sales)

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