Account Executive

Sales & Marketing · London, London, City of
Department Sales & Marketing
Employment Type Full-Time

Account Executive


Concirrus


Concirrus is at the forefront of digital transformation in the specialty and automotive insurance markets.

 

Our talented team worked closely with the insurance community to create Quest. Quest is our expertly designed, intuitive, cloud-based digital underwriting platform built upon cutting edge technical architecture. Quest helps the insurance market seamlessly combine complex datasets, and using AI and machine learning, the platform analyses the data to provide insights to transform the way that underwriters select and price risk.

 

We believe that the key to delivering state-of-the-art insurance in today’s connected world is data, and we’re continuously evaluating datasets that will add value to our clients.

 

Concirrus doesn’t just want to see the insurance market survive, we believe that with the right tools, the industry could thrive. Customers rely on our team to deliver:

 

  • Class leading datasets to enhance their understanding of real-time risk
  • Streamlined data analysis and automated processes
  • Cutting edge risk models driven by the latest developments in AI and machine learning to deliver greater efficiencies
  • Transparent insights into the behaviours that correlate to claims
  • The latest innovations in technology to help them succeed
  • All delivered through beautifully designed web applications


Our product suite does the heavy lifting so that our clients can focus their expertise on innovative risk management and pricing.

 

We’re data scientists, innovators, entrepreneurs, designers, developers, and insurance specialists. We’re also guitarists, rally drivers, athletes, art collectors and investors. We’re an astonishingly diverse bunch with shared values and this suits the way we work.

 

With backing from insurance and deep tech investors, and a passionate and driven team based in London and Delhi NCR, we’re looking for exceptional people excited by our vision to help us make it happen.

 

The Role

 

We are currently seeking an Account Executive to join our rapidly expanding London based team.

 

Concirrus grew tenfold last year and we expect significant scale and international expansion through 2020. In this role you will be at the vanguard of our rapidly scaling go-to-market machine. You will be responsible for developing new business in the London and International Specialty Insurance markets, working closely with prospect accounts to develop and sell transformational solutions to their business. You will be working at the forefront of industry change, applying cutting edge technologies such as AI and Machine Learning to industry and customer challenges.

 

You will be a practiced technology or SaaS sales professional, developing and managing large transformational deals with world leading companies.

 

You will be versatile, running a varied and diverse pipeline of opportunity in new accounts. As well as selling direct, you will collaborate with other solutions and partners to drive new business. You will be the face of our business in our customers, selling our rapidly developing product suite and managing some of our key strategic relationships.

 

Major Responsibilities

 

  • Achieving targets by selling Quest platforms, directly or via partners to Insurers, Brokers, and Reinsurers.
  • Retaining and developing strategic partnerships with existing and new clients.
  • Contributing to and developing value propositions for core and partner offerings.
  • Working closely with the development team, feeding back critical design elements and proposed new features and services for our design and build program based on customer comments and requirements.
  • Preparing bids / quotes for products and services, as well as managing entire client lifecycle.
  • Contributing to a robust Sales & Marketing strategy for both current and new products / services.
  • Liaising with the wider company team to ensure the project management phase of the sale is successfully completed.
  • Monthly sales forecasting and business planning for board and management meetings.

 

Key Attributes

 

Essential:

  • 5+ years of experience selling technology, ideally to (re)insurance or financial services.
  • Strategic or consultative selling expertise, and relationship management experience.
  • Ability to run entire sales process, including commercial structuring and negotiation.
  • Proficient in professional selling techniques and methodologies such as Miller Heiman; Consultative Selling; Challenger Sales.
  • Comfort with internal financials, including forecasting and budget planning.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • A strong academic background.

 

Nice to have:

  • Experience selling complex analytics or modelling tools.
  • Knowledge of the (re)insurance markets and/or the Maritime, Cargo, Aviation or Supply Chain industries.
  • Market experience or qualifications.
  • A proven track record in a mix of hunter/farmer roles.
  • Examples of entrepreneurship or innovation.
  • Knowledge of big data and AI technologies.

 

Benefits

 

As well as the opportunity to work on projects that you enjoy in an environment you’ll love, we like to look after our team members at Concirrus. Here are some of our perks…

 

  • Flexible, outcome driven, working environment.
  • We pay competitively with regular pay reviews.
  • Share option scheme so you get to own a piece of the pie.
  • Pension scheme with generously matched contribution.
  • Private medical insurance.
  • Learning & Development fund for all employees.
  • 25 days annual leave (plus public holidays).
  • Spacious, modern offices a stone’s throw from the culinary delights of Borough Market, and with a pub almost on our doorstep.
  • Coffee and snacks are all on hand in the office to keep you fuelled.
  • Friday FED talks – like TED talks, but you get fed (on us).
  • Monthly team drinks, birthday cakes and social events.
  • Season Ticket Loan and Cycle2Work schemes, plus seasonal flu vaccinations.
  • Plus, we’re always on the lookout for creative ways to look after our employees and encourage them to come to us when they have an idea or need.

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  • Location
    London, London, City of
  • Department
    Sales & Marketing
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time