Careers in Meirc Training and Consulting Dubai, Abu dhabi, Riyadh, Barcelona, Jeddah, Beirut and Kuala Lumpur
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Published on

8th May, 2017

Company / industry

PLUS Specialty Training / Meirc Training & Consulting


Dubai, U.A.E. (Business Bay, near Downtown)

Company description

PLUS is the technical/specialty training division of Meirc Training & Consulting. PLUS offers specialized (industry-oriented or function-specific) public and in-house training using external trainers, practitioners, and subject matter experts

Job description / role:
  • Supporting (proactive) pre-sales and Business Development
    • Obtaining sales meetings for Business Development Manager and PLUS Director
    • Follow-up sales support
    • After sales care (and relationship management with participants)
      • Upselling/cross-selling public and in-house
      • Feedback/in-touch with participants and nominators
    • Researching new markets/clients/leads
      • New industries and categories
      • SME opportunities
    • Attending local sales meetings (as needed)
  • Responding (reactive) to inbound client leads
    • Responding to public leads and web registrations
    • Qualify, create, manage, follow-up in-house proposals
  • Sales administration
    • Salesforce management
      • Lead entry
      • Periodic management reports
    • Coordinating with Meirc BD department
      • Client responses (inquiries and calendar postings)
      • Meetings
Requirements / credentials:
  • Experience required:
    • Minimum of 3-years of sales experience in the GCC
    • Experience in training (or learning and development) industry is an advantage
    • Worked within small teams
  • Education required: University (BS or BA) degree
  • Languages required: Fluent English and Arabic; please do not apply if you do not meet both language requirements
  • Computer skills: Fluidity with Microsoft Office (e.g. Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Word).  Basic knowledge of LinkedIn and of a sales CRM is an advantage
  • Ability to travel within the UAE
  • Characteristics/skills:
    • Excellent phone/verbal and written communication skills
    • Flexibility and adaptability to workload and to new responsibilities
    • Ability to work independently, manage own workstreams and multitask
    • Self-motivated, with an entrepreneurial attitude
    • Relationship management
    • Negotiations and persuasion skills
    • Integrity and reliability
    • Organized
    • Structures thoughts
    • Task-oriented while maintaining a positive attitude
  • References (minimum 1 from previous employer) will be required if invited for a final round interview
PLEASE NOTE: An application will not be considered if:
  • You do not meet the:
    • Minimum education
    • Minimum function or industry experience
    • English AND Arabic language requirement
  • The application/cover sheet is incomplete