Western Union Territory Sales Executive in London, United Kingdom

Job Title: Territory Sales Executive

Requisition #: 1802039

The Opportunity: Are you energized by developing leads into new clients and opening completely new verticals? Want to work for a company where you can offer B2B clients ground-breaking digital solutions in pretty much any currency you can think of?

We are seeking a Territory Sales Executive remotely based out of our Hammersmith, London office . In this role you will be responsible for growing the business in your region (postcodes SL/WD/AL) by managing business development activities with new and existing agents. Alongside this, you will perform several sales visits daily to generate revenue. A key component of your job is therefore to negotiate long-term partnerships.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Responsible for meeting/exceeding sales quota/targets across the territory, through new agent acquisition and increasing same agent sales

  • Manage end to end sales process for agents, including selling the complete product portfolio where/when relevant, including the whole Agent Implementation phase

  • Accountable for prospecting, negotiating, signing contracts with new agents, collecting required documents, submitting complete full packages, driving the activation process and training the location

  • On-going management of existing accounts within territory and increasing same agent sales revenue

  • Make regular visits to high performing locations and identify and address issues within the current network

  • Accountable for meeting productivity targets and overall revenue of all locations within territory and manage Agent lifecycle for all Independents in territory.

What will you need to succeed?

  • Experience from a sales role with a proven track record in exceeding your targets and objectives

  • Previous experience in outside sales or service of consumer products or financial services is a plus

  • Strong communication, negotiation, presentation and listening skills required

  • Highly ambitious and have a strong drive to succeed

  • Ability to grow professionally and excel within a fast-paced workplace

  • Strong negotiation skills with the ability to analyze markets and prioritize sales activities

  • Current driver’s license

What will you need to stand out?

  • Sales experience within Financial Services / Consumer Products / Payments industry

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Unparalleled experience, working for a market leader in FX payment solutions

  • Diverse, global multicultural team with colleagues in over 50 countries

What it’s like here:

The Payments Business Unit of Western Union is one of the world's leading providers of international business payments and foreign exchange. With access to over 130 currencies, we enable companies of all sizes as they move money across borders via a financial network that spans over 200 countries and territories. We’re disrupting fintech with our ground-breaking digital B2B platform, WU EDGE, which helps companies spend less time handling international payments and worrying about foreign exchange exposure, and more time growing their businesses. And we’re just getting started!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity, and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better. It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together on teams. Who knows, your unique point of view could be the key to our next ground-breaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.

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