Could this be your next job?

Share job via email

Job titleUK Account Manager – Rail Infrastructure
Job typeSmart Industry
Salary66,000 - 75,000 GBP
LocationUK Wide
Bonus Package110-125k OTE 60/40
Job description

Do you want to work for a cutting edge and leading organisation? We have partnered with one of, if not the, biggest names in software for architects, engineers, and other infrastructure professionals with their search for an Account Manager for Rail Infrastructure.  


The company 

FMC Smart Industry continue to support world leaders in engineering software who push the boundaries of innovation for the global AEC, Smart Cities, and infrastructure sectors. Our client is an engineering software powerhouse who put R&D, M&A activity, and brand enhancement at the forefront of their innovation strategy, propelling them ahead of their competitors.  

More recently, leading the way in Digital Twin, IoT, and simulation design and modelling software, they have thousands of customers based across the world. 


The role 

As an Account Manager, you will manage existing strategic accounts and prospective accounts within the rail sector in the UK and Ireland. You will target owners and operators as well as Tier 1 contractors and consultants involved in delivering large rail infrastructure projects.  

Responsibilities include: 

  • Acting as the direct contact partner for all commercial communications  
  • Determining the sales strategy and value propositions  
  • Negotiating and implementing approved contracts 
  • Ensuring full alignment and effective collaboration with other teams within the business 
  • Identifying the maximum value to users and prospects through ‘Gap Selling’ 
  • Building relationships with prospects, customers, and partners 
  • Proactively working on developing proposals, the sales pipeline, and business forecasting 
  • Maintaining a high knowledge level of the company’s solutions and services 
  • Documenting the sales process in CRM 
  • Attending national and regional tradeshows, conferences, and industry events 
  • Maintaining and submitting weekly activity reports  

The requirements 

You’ll have a minimum combination of 10 years’ experience in the Engineering Industry and a professional enterprise-level sales role, as well as…  

  • Degree educated in Civil Engineering or a relevant field 
  • Able to deliver consistently against KPI’s and goals 
  • A strong understanding of the UK infrastructure market is highly desired 
  • Strong track record of working with Government type organisations 
  • Digital Twin / CDE sales experience
  • Understanding of the current and emerging technologies
  • Experience of selling Asset Management and Document Management solutions 
  • Strong listening, negotiating and presentation skills  
  • Able to manage and prioritise multiple tasks  
  • Results driven and hunter oriented  
  • Excellent English communication skills (both written and verbal) 

We are looking for a talented, driven, and team orientated person for an Account Manager role that thrives in a fast-paced software sales environment. 

Important information  

Reference number: 10187 

FMC contact for this role: Faye Nasser (

Share job via email

Oh, and if you are interested in this job…

Telephone us on +44 (0) 1522 695 011 during office hours, or use this form to send us a quick message, and we’ll get back to you.

    First Name (required)

    Last Name (required)

    Your Email (required)

    Job Reference

    Your Message

    Upload/update your CV (optional)

    When you submit this form we will store information about you on our secure system. We will not share this information with any third parties except for the purposes of proposing you as a suitable candidate for roles which match you skills. We may also send you emails from time to time if we think you may be interested in opportunities we are trying to fill. You may unsubscribe at any time. Please refer to our privacy page.

    Please note: some users report the SEND button is slow to respond. When the form is submitted you will see a Success message.

    my new job

    Updated on 2017-08-07T17:04:38+00:00, by Matthew Graham.