SME New Business Sales Representative -Hybrid Working (Office and Homebased)

WM People Ltd
FTE £24,000 Basic - OTE £30,000 - £35,000
14 Apr 2022
11 Jul 2022
Contract Type

Generous, achievable and uncapped commissions

Are you an experienced sales superstar with a recruitment, online media or recruitment advertising background? If yes, we’d like to hear from you. 

WM People Ltd has been at the forefront of progressive and inclusive ways of working since the launch of our first website, in 2006. We exist to improve the world of work for everyone by inspiring and promoting the best practice in diversity and inclusion amongst employers and connecting job seekers to work that matches their situation. Our clients include large blue chip companies, public sector and not-for-profit organisations and mid-sized businesses and franchises – ranging across 26 different industry sectors. Our reach is UK wide, and traffic has grown significantly year on year since our launch.

It's an exciting time to join the team as our brands and products continue to grow, we are looking for enthusiastic and experienced sales professionals to join our team focussing on new business development.

Targets are very achievable with a generous commission scheme once probation has been passed. 

The Role:

As SME New Business Sales Representative, you will be working across all three major brands, workingmums, workingdads & workingwise, day to day responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Lead generation: qualifying sales leads using various tools to drive new business & increasing WM People brand awareness.

Speaking directly to clients to build new business revenue & customer relationships

Arrange meetings with key decision-makers with SMEs, and mid-sized organisations via cold-calling, emailing, self generated leads and social selling

Responsible for selling our online advertising products to SMEs, and mid-sized organisations

Account management of the new business you bring on with renewal and upsell opportunities

Keeping up to speed with how the central team can support you through editorial, event coverage and marketing activity

Participation in regular sales team meetings

Ensuring CRM is always updated  

Essential Skills & Requirements

Strong new business sales experience - first and foremost, you will be a revenue earner, so the more calls and contacts you make, the more you’ll earn

A recruitment, recruitment advertising or online media background (previous jobs board experience would be an advantage but not essential)

A tenacious, organised and customer focused approach is equally important

Being a good team player is essential - we all work very closely as a team

A good home office IT set-up is an important with reliable broadband

What are the perks?

Company mobile phone

Attractive annual leave entitlement

Hybrid working (office and home based), adjustable start and finish times and condensed hours available

Grow your career in a fully supportive organisation committed to diversity and inclusion

What’s the Interview Process?

Zoom Interview - with Sales Director and Line Manager

Face to Face Final Interview with WM People CEO and Sales Director 

Where will I work?

WM People operate in a hybrid working way with a combination office and home based working, with regular meetings in London. A complete training and induction programme will be provided virtually and face to face in London.

Please note: applications without relevant covering letters will not be considered. We will only be able to respond to shortlisted candidates and you should expect a response within a week of the closing date.

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