Sales Account Executive

Anywhere Middle Level

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About Prolancer

Prolancer is an exclusive marketplace for hiring top-rated professional freelancers in Software Development & Data Science. Prolancer support projects and people by providing an efficient and collaborative work environment; helping businesses to connect better, hire faster and work smarter with the top global talent.

We are working to positively impact the way professionals connect and work with businesses globally, whilst focusing on improving people’s work-life balance through remote working. We are also taking the lead in making our world a better place by reducing the human CO2 footprint via encouraging remote work settings that result in less commuting to and from the workplace.

Job Description

We are looking for a talented and experienced Sales Account Executive to join our Marketing & Sales Department, who will be responsible for facilitating the sales process from the beginning to the end. Your duties will include sourcing new clients, as well as managing our existing clients. You will be proactive in identifying our customers’ needs and ensuring our customers’ satisfaction. You must be a great communicator and have solid team-working skills to be able to act as a liaison between our Marketing & Sales Department and our clients, stakeholders and the Company Executives.


You will be responsible for

  • Acting as the main point of contact for client communications and maintaining positive business-client relationships through phone calls, emails, social media, face-to-face meetings, etc.

  • Generating opportunities, chasing leads and closing deals

  • Proactively identifying and sourcing new customers

  • Retaining customer accounts and responding to customer account enquiries, promptly

  • Handling customer complaints and resolving issues in a calm and timely manner

  • Organising and participating in the tech-related events, locally as well as globally

  • Handling the Company’s logistics for attending local, as well as international tech-related events and conferences

  • Attending local and international events/conferences to represent Prolancer; liaising with clients and other attendees at these events/conferences

  • Monitoring our sales performances and providing periodic sales reports to the Executive Team

  • Keeping up-to-date with new trends in the market and new product and/or service launches and suggesting innovative ideas to help increase our sales and/or improve customer experience, accordingly

  • Utilizing social media and other digital tools to keep customers up-to-date with the latest news about our Company and our services

  • Establishing and implementing sales best practices

  • Performing any other marketing-related duties assigned to you by the Senior team



  • 5+ years of experience working as a Sales Account Executive, or a related role

  • Previous experience managing customer accounts, at all stages

  • Previous experience creating and presenting analytical reports, in a professional capacity

  • Self-motivated and a strong interest in making a positive impact

  • Strong team working and communication skills

  • A great command of the English language – both oral and written

  • Great presentation skills

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Strong organisation and time-management skills

  • Ability to take initiative

  • A positive attitude to change and an interest in working within a fast-paced environment

  • A keen interest in working for a start-up company within a remote/semi-remote setting

  • Ability to travel to and from local and international events, in the UK and elsewhere


Desirable Skills & Experience

  • A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Marketing, Business Management, or a related field

  • Previous experience working with a Recruitment, Freelancing or Crowdsourcing Company

  • Experience working in Sales for a Software or a Technology company

  • Experience in organising tech-expo or related events and/or conferences


What we offer

Successful applicants can expect

  • A competitive salary 

  • Generous Sales Commission 

  • A friendly team of developers and senior managers who are always happy to help

  • A flexible work environment and work hours

  • Fantastic progression opportunities - We would like to build the Sales team around the successful applicant.


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  • Experience Middle Level
  • Duration 6+ months
  • Job type Full-time
  • Payment type £££ - COMPETITIVE
  • Location Anywhere

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