Technical Service Account Manager

The opportunity has arisen for a knowledgeable, enthusiastic and highly motivated Technical Service Account Manager to join our Laundry division. The primary responsibility for this role is to manage, develop and enhance customer relationships. You will be expected to promote the services Christeyns offers, and the professional image of the Company. You will provide a high-quality service to both existing and future customers, and by way of technical expertise, monitor, retain and expand business with existing customers. The role is split into 3 key areas:

  1. Regular service visit
    • Build good relationships at all levels
    • Service/repair CUK equipment
    • Monitor/measure customer process
    • Routine quality checks
    • Water/energy management
    • Pre/post service customer meetings
    • Verbal and written reports
    • Working to agreed SLA's
    • Maintain equipment sevice schedule
    • Planning/communication of service visits
    • Adhere to agreed safe working procedures
     
  2. Advanced Technical Service
    • CTW process design/installation
    • Investigating issues eg quality concerns, costs
    • CUK/customerprocess reviews
    • assist with other colleagues review meetings as required
    • W/ext process  design and installation
    • Assist with the training of new colleagues
    • Prepare and deliver customer training
     
  3. Account Management
    • Monitor/improve commercial performance and ensure that account overviews are kept updated
    • Contract negotiations, prepare/review SLA's
    • Prepare/chair customer review meetings
    • Produce product pack projections/assist with preperation of new contract documentation
    • Produce/ maintain risk assessments
    • Identify/install additional sales opportunities within account base
    • Oversee stock control and delivery/uplift requirements
    • Ensure that correct pricing is implemented at all times
    • Produce monthly reports.
     

Essential Criteria

  • Ability to travel throughout the Southern Region with overnight stays as required.
  • Experience in similar customer focussed roles.
  • Experience in the commercial Laundry industry, and/or knowledge of equipment and servicing requirements The ability to react quickly to and resolve customer problems.
  • Able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, and good IT literacy.  
  • Self-motivated with excellent time management, and prioritisation skills. 
  • Ability to provide a pro-active customer service with a confident nature.
  • Willingness to learn, develop, and enhance knowlege.

Desirable Criteria

  • Whilst full product training will be provided, it would be beneficial to possess an Electrical/Mechanical engineering background. 
  • A good working knowledge of Christeyns Customers, and their requirements.
     

Location: Field based role (Southern region)
Salary & Benefits: Competitive salary + benefits + company car
Start date: ASAP
 

If further clarification of the above role is required, please contact Sarah Dufton, HR Manager. 
Please make applications in writing with a full CV to arrive no later than 24th February 2020 to Sarah Dufton at sarah.dufton@christeyns.com

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