NewMotion is the market leader in offering charging solutions for electric cars. We ensure that driving an electric car is easy and fun. We are independent. Electric mobility is our primary concern.
Right from the very beginning, NewMotion has been active in the market, fulfilling a pioneering role in the industry. Time and time again we demonstrate this with innovative products and customized solutions. In France, NewMotion has been delivering their solutions since early 2016. Within this good dynamics, NewMotion France is looking to enlarge their commercial team with an Account Manager.

The profile will have to be

  • Entrepreneurial
  • Self propelling
  • Willing and able to convey a new message to a conventional market. This urge to change the market should come from within. 
  • The drive would need to be: “Shifting electric mobility into a hassle free, self-evident way of transportation.”
  • Unstoppable
  • Focused on opportunities
  • Addicted to customer satisfaction 

Position in the organization

The Account Manager Direct/New Business reports to the Sales Manager.

The Account Manager will perform the following tasks

  • Realization of the “SMART” goals. These goals will be communicated on a quarterly and yearly level. The goals will cover both quantitative and qualitative aspects. 
  • Formulating a crisp action plan to achieve the above mentioned goals. This plan will cover:
    - Market survey of the assigned market
    - Approach to generate the leads in the assigned market (suspecting)
    - Account plan for the identified leads
    - CRM approach for existing customers
    - Focus plan to continuously improve customer satisfaction
    - Act as the primary point of contact for all customers and leads in the assigned market.
    - Phone calls (acquisition)
    - Client visits, going out to hunt
    - Keeping CRM admin (Salesforce) up-to-date for proper funnel management
  • Perform the negotiation and create the offers with and for all leads in the assigned markets. Offers should always be within the Commercial Framework (Pricing, T&C’s etc). In case offers should need to go outside the framework, the Sales Manager should be involved and approve the offer before communicating with the customer.
  • Handover the orders to Sales Support according to the Project Handover Process
  • Give monthly input to the Sales Planning Process (based on the Funnel)
  • Participate pro-actively in the Sales Meeting
  • Provide relevant market information to the team:
    - Product 
    - Market development
    - Competition

Accountability

  • The Account Manager is accountable for achieving the budgeted turnover in the assigned markets.
  • As well as the relation management (existing customers) and extending the customer base 
  • Improvement of customer satisfaction rating

Responsibilities

  • Execute the agreed Sales plan incl Account Plan
  • Create and negotiate offers for the leads according to the agreed process and within the Commercial Framework
  • Complete the order and hand them over to Sales Support

Competencies and experience

  • Result oriented
  • Organizing 
  • Commercial and strategic insight 
  • Customer oriented
  • Good verbal communication: French -> fluent; English -> professional
  • Good written communication French -> fluent; English -> professional
  • Team player
  • Creative
  • Basic Electro technical knowledge, ability to grasp the basic complexity of this market
  • 3/5 years experience

Performance criteria

  • Achievement of goals
  • Reporting and input to processes
  • Failure free offers and orders

What we offer

We are a professional company with an informal work atmosphere. We offer a competitive salary, casual work environment, a culture, and an atmosphere for professional development. Our global headquarter is located in the centre of Amsterdam and currently we do have activities in France, Germany and the UK. Your base location will be Guyancourt.

If you are interested in working at NewMotion and you can relate to our core values, then please send your motivation and CV to Jean-Baptiste Guntzberger (General Manager France) j.guntzberger@newmotion.com