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Sales Manager - Higher Education Software

Job Title: Sales Manager - Higher Education Software
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £70000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: DS200716
Contact Name: Steve Crawley
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago

Job Description

This opportunity offers the chance to grow and manage a growing and expanding team with unrivalled success. Our client sells Software specifically for small and large Higher Education Institutions. The business has over 12 years' experience working closely with Higher Education Institutions, specifically meeting the needs of an ever changing business.

JOB TITLE: Sales Manager - Higher Education Software
LOCATION: Milton Keynes - 2/3 days a week in the office
PACKAGE: £70,000 basic with a double OTE + Car Allowance + Stock


- 300 employees
- European headquartered
- Global offices
- Impressive list of clients
- Work with over 100 universities and college


- Minimum of 5 years' experience in a software / technology role
- Track record of selling into the Higher Education market
- Experience in managing teams
- PTR of over achievement
- Longevity in previous roles


- You will initially manage a team of 5 across UK, Europe and one Sales Executive in USA with the remit to add an additional 2 to the team across all regions
- You will help manage, mentor, and set strategy for all members of the sales team
- Working with the future of the business in helping them develop into full-fledged sales executives
- The role will be a split of management and selling personally, as well as with the team
- The Marketing team will also report directly into you
- The team will be a mixture of both internal and external. All of the internal staff will close business
- The team will be focused on both new business and existing Higher Education accounts
- You will help the team exceed assigned sales quotas and objectives, and build new revenue through the expansion and growth of business relationships with existing clients and new customers
- Work with customers to understand and identify their strategic vision and objectives, and align our products and services where opportunities exist
- Perform sales presentations/demonstrations to match solutions with identified needs
- Develop and manage pipeline activity and monitor sales activity against assigned quotas across the team
- Report directly into the CEO

To apply for the above position, Please contact Steve Crawley or hit the apply button.