Account Manager

Location:
Ireland
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Department:
Ireland
About The Role

We are looking for an Account Manager to join a market leading insurer and legal services provider, DAS on a full time permanent basis.  Based in Dublin, the primary responsibility of this role is to identify, build and convert new business opportunities for the insurance business. As a result, you will work alongside the Sales team to shape our proposition and deliver real benefit for both our clients and customers.

As an Account Manager your tasks will include but will not be limited to:

  • Working with the key business partners including National and local Broker networks, MGA’s and other distribution channels to ensure that plans and strategies for each Key Accounts are effectively implemented;
  • Working with the Head of Sales and Marketing to deliver a business strategy that provides profitable growth in line with the Insurance Business Plan;
  • Identifying, developing and maintaining secure and trusted relationships with potential accounts;
  • Understanding our clients and customers’ needs and translating these into compelling propositions; and
  • Working collective and productively with a wide range of stakeholders.
About You

As an Account Manager you will have:

  • Strong understanding, knowledge and experience of Financial Services and/or Insurance markets;
  • Experience of working in a client facing role e.g. New/Existing Business Development;
  • Excellent relationship management skills with the ability to influence at all levels;
  • The ability to work with key internal partners to establish sound personal working relationships;
  • Strong communication and structured organisational capability;
  • A proactive attitude with the ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines; and
  • A commercially astute understanding of the key components and levers in a profit and loss account.
About The Company
As a market leader in the Legal Expenses Insurance market we have undergone rapid growth in recent years.

Thousands of businesses, motorists and individuals defend or pursue legal action each year safe in the knowledge that DAS are paying their legal bills. We have always been aware that it is the people that really make it happen; the quality of our people defines the quality of the company and the standard of service we offer.

DAS who are owned by the ERGO Insurance Group, one of the major insurance groups in Germany and Europe hold the coveted Investor In People award, demonstrating our dedication to the development of the best staff in the industry. At DAS, we don’t simply talk about our values they are at the heart of everything we do. They guide us with the way that we work and provide the framework for how we do business. ‘Doing the right thing’ is central to our behaviour – from building  trust, being accountable, putting our customer at the heart of everything that we do which we believe drives performance

We believe it is an exciting time to join DAS. You can expect an organisation that will challenge and develop you to progress your career.  

By giving you every opportunity to develop yourself professionally and personally, we also pride ourselves on having an open, inclusive and high energy culture that encourages a fun working environment and places our customers at the very heart of everything we do.

If you are keen to become part of our exciting future then we would love to hear from you. In addition to the very genuine development opportunities we provide we also offer an extremely generous reward and benefits package.