International Schools Sales Manager (Middle East)
Bored of Britain? Are you looking to gain some international experience? And are you passionate about education and all things publishing? Here’s your chance!
Our client, a leading educational publisher worldwide is seeking an International Schools Sales Manager for the Middle East region. This is a permanent role to be based in their Abu Dhabi office.
Reporting to the Regional Sales Manager, you will be responsible for developing their educational business throughout the Middle East through visiting schools and participating in promotional campaigns. You main duties will be: to grow sales throughout the Middle East, working with local partners, Schools and theteam in London; to develop the growth plans and the market priorities; to build and nurture relationships with heads and key decision makers of private and International Schools; to explore opportunities for collaboration on major projects; to conduct market research; to build and support all after-sales customer service with schools to strengthen partnerships; to liaise with other divisions to provide support on reaching educational markets; and to attend regional conferences and develop a network of contacts in the region.
The successful candidate will have fluent English language skills and experience in educational publishing, alongside proven sales experience. With excellent communication skills and an understanding of the international education system, you will be a proactive, resourceful and entrepreneurial team player. The ideal candidate will be results and market driven with strong selling and business development skills. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your commercial publishing experience in an international environment. In return our client offers a competitive salary plus excellent benefits.
To apply for this position, please contact Verity Hawsonat Inspired Selection publishing recruitment agency (email: firstname.lastname@example.org). Please provide a CV and your current salary details in your application. To view all current opportunities available via Inspired Selection, please visit our website at www.inspiredselection.com.