Account ExecutiveDate Posted: 27 April 2010

Job Ref043305480
Job SectorCall Centre & Sales
LocationBristol, City Centre
Salary/Wages£12.00 per hour
CategoryFull time jobs
Job TypeTemporary
No. of Vacancies1-4

Company Description
Based in Central Bristol within close proximity of all main bus routes, Pertemps in Bristol covers the following recruitment sectors - Sales, Secretarial/P.A, Administration, Financial Services and Customer Service.

Main Responsibilities
One of our clients based in Central Bristol is looking for an experienced Account Executive.
The role will involve working for a large, successful contact centre & being responsible for the management & delivery of client solutions. The main responsibility will be the running of outbound contact centre campaigns with the possibility of running digital & database marketing programmes.


  • Analytical Thinking - Ability to think laterally
  • Recognises several likely causes of events or consequences of actions (e.g. A leads to B leads to C leads to D)
  • Breaks complex tasks into manageable parts in a systematic way
  • Identifies the critical components of briefs
  • Works with speed & clarity when making analysis
  • Sees how elements of a problem or process are inter-related
  • Priorities; balancing the immediate with the important
  • Client/Customer Service - Works to exceed client/customer expectations
  • Questions client to clarify their underlying requirements in order to achieve optimum client satisfaction
  • Communicates regularly with the client in a structured way; seeks to build rapport
  • Asks for feedback from the client on satisfaction, service perception & performance
  • Proactively distributes accurate & helpful information to the client & business escalating client & business risks promptly
  • Corrects problems promptly & in a non defensive manner
  • Applies knowledge & understanding of the market gained through research, reading publications.

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    Skills and Experience


    You will also monitor team performance to ensure delivery against objectives, check to ensure adherence to policies, procedures, standards & regulations. Accurately discriminates between levels of individual performance, recognises excellence. Maintains visible standards of performance; keeps others informed of progress against targets. Discusses team performance shortfalls openly & establish systems to monitor performance.

    Experience & Skills.
    You will need to have previous outbound contact centre experience, project /customer/client management experience, competent IT skills including a sound working knowledge of Excel and excellent communication and organisational skills.


  • Relevant outbound contact centre experience or at least an ability to demonstrate a degree of knowledge in this area
  • Demonstrates project and/or customer/client management experience
  • High level of business and technical literacy
  • Computer literacy - particularly Excel.
  • Able to confidently pull together reports and graphical representations of results
  • Demonstrable commercial experience
  • Strong Communication and organisational skills
  • Excellent Eye for detail.


  • Knowledge of database and/or website and digital marketing programme
  • Acute attention to detail and highly organised
  • Able to use own initiative
  • Proactive and Team Player
  • Able to form good relationships with people at all levels.
  • Analytical thinker.
  • Always looking to make improvements - mindful of quality
  • Completer-Finisher - accurate and consistent - always delivers
  • Enthusiastic, positive attitude.
  • Open, honest, diplomatic and Quick Learner
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Good Communication Skills.

    Shift Information
    This is a Temporary position with a view to going permanent with a pay rate up to 12.00 ph to start asap. Working 37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday 09.00 - 5.30 pm.
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