Job description / Role
Are you looking to join a community of business development professionals that support the growth of small and medium sized businesses? Does helping others meet their full potential excite you? Amazon, one of the world's leaders in e-commerce is looking for New Account Managers (business-development professionals) to join its Third-Party Marketplace support team based in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia).
Your role will be focused on contributing to new business acquisition through lead generation, phone/email-based business evaluation and supporting the business launch of new sellers – as they make their wide range of products available to millions of Amazon customers. You will also build seller relationships as an account manager – supporting a seller in their business launch and helping them grow their business on Amazon. In addition to account management, you will be responsible for incorporating feedback from the sellers into new opportunities to improve Amazon’s products, services, processes, systems and tools for all 3rd party sellers.
• Identify, prospect and recruit high-potential sellers' website, via phone or email
• Effectively prioritize and lead a pipeline of sellers to consistently meet/exceed quarterly targets
• Be a business partner for new sellers providing them with data-driven insights and advice to optimize their success on amazon
• Work closely with new sellers, educating them about Amazon’s high standards of Delivery and Customer Experience
• Enable sellers to learn and master Amazon's tools and systems so they may become self-sufficient in handling their catalog, inventory and performance efficiently and to the required standards
• Learn and understand the specificities of your categories to spot popular brands, trends, seasonal items and pricing to best tailor your pitch and advice to sellers
• Track and report business development results, analyze data, interpret reports and information for your portfolio of sellers
• Prioritize your time optimally to achieve your targets a results oriented environment
• 6 months to 3 years' of related experience
• Fluent in Arabic and English, with excellent presentation skills
• Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Management, Engineering or related degree required
• Top of the class graduate from tier 1 University
• Passionate about technologies, e-commerce and innovation
• Advanced Computer skills (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint).
• Ability to work with wide range of people at all decision-making levels.
• Experience solving analytical problems, either in professional experience (data analysis) or education.
• Experience in outbound sales.
• Experience in e-commerce or retail.
• Demonstrated track record of success in account management, product marketing or management consulting roles.
About the Company
Amazon.ae, formerly Souq.com, is an English-Arabic language e-commerce platform, owned by Amazon, Inc. It is the largest e-commerce platform in the Arab world. On March 28, 2017, Amazon.com Inc. confirmed it would be acquiring Souq.com for $580 million. On May 1, 2019, Souq.com became known as Amazon.ae.