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Member Engagement Executive

Institute of Public Accountants

  • Enjoy great job security with an established company in Australia
  • Be rewarded with a flexible life balance plus a great reward structure (base + bonus)
  • Continue your personal and professional development with comprehensive training and mentoring

Our fantastic client - the Institute of Public Accountants - is looking for a relationship-building, solution-selling gun!  This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to play an active role in enhancing the reputation and membership base of the Institute and the accounting profession as a whole. 

About the Organisation

The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) is one of Australia’s oldest representative professional bodies, formed over 90 years ago. Commencing operations in 1923, IPA's evolution has seen the growth of their current position to over 35,000 students and members internationally.

About the Role

In this brand new role, the Member Engagement Executive will play a fundamental role in achieving ambitious member acquisition and revenue growth objectives. As a crucial part of the Member Growth Business Unit, you will source new membership opportunities through meeting with existing members, often in group discussion settings, presenting IPA content and seeking referrals to new members. This also involves overall promotion of the IPA within the marketplace. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Research accounts, identify key players and generate interest
  • Understand customer needs and requirements
  • Close sales and achieve monthly targets
  • Maintain and expand your database of prospects within your assigned territory
  • Team with channel partners to build pipeline and close deals
  • Perform effective online demos to prospects
  • End to end assessment of all membership applications according to IPA assessment guidelines

About you...

To be successful in this role you will have to be comfortable in a buzzing team environment and be dynamic both over the phone and in person. You will thrive on building relationships, using a consultative selling style and winning new business.

 This role will involve some regional travel within NSW and greater Sydney

Essential experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience (essential)
  • Experience in Business Development (essential)
  • Proven sales experience and a track record of over-achieving targets
  • Extensive business development competencies
  • Experience working with CRM's
  • Experience of the professional services industry will be highly regarded

Essential qualities & behaviour

  • Strong personal presence and comfort with presenting to groups of professionals
  • Exceptional customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong listening and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritise and manage time effectively
  • Ability to work autonomously without a lot of structure

What's in it for you...

  • Great base and bonus structure
  • Great life balance
  • Membership of a small close-knit team who work really well together
  • Personal and professional growth and development - You will have access to comprehensive training and mentoring
  • Job security - The company is well established in Australia
  • Work within a company situated in the heart of Sydney and located in a buzzing cafe atmosphere

We are not asking for a resume from you. Simply complete the application process by clicking the Apply Now button and we’ll be in touch.

If you have a positive attitude and the want to work for a stable industry leading company where all of your efforts will be recognised and rewarded, then take advantage of this rare opportunity.

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Date Posted
Sydney, NSW 2000
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