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Senior Business Manager, Centralized Account Team

Singapore, Singapore
Client Management & Sales

Job Description

About the Division

American Express Global Corporate Payments (GCP) offers a range of expense management services designed to help SMEs, mid-size companies and large corporations worldwide manage most of the facets of their business spending. It provides customized payment solutions to Corporations to settle a variety of their business expenses as an easy alternate solution for companies to generate cash flow and reduce their overdraft and cost of capital costs. This provides increased visibility into their business spending, added controls, improved efficiency and cost savings. GCP provides these services through American Express Corporate Card Programs and Business-to-Business (B2B) Payment Solutions.

Global Corporate Payments (GCP) operates globally through its GCP proprietary operations, Global Dollar Card, International Euro Card and bank partner network. The GCP client base includes many of the Global Fortune 500 and Interbrand Best Global Brands.

Being A Successful Senior Business Manager:

Global Corporate Services is constantly keeping an eye out for talents to deliver new growth in the corporate card space.

With a focus in growing the SME segment, our team is responsible for developing an aggressive pipeline of opportunities. This is a 100% target carrying role so ONLY hunters need apply.

The successful business manager will cold call extensively, network and utilize multiple lead generation efforts to seek out new to American Express prospects, as well as manage a complex end-to-end sales process to win in the Corporate Card sales space.

The business manager carries his/her own target and is expected to deliver monthly sales towards a full year target. To be successful, this person must have the will to win, and have the tenacity, focus and determination to succeed, while juggling multiple internal and external stakeholders.


Ingredients For Success 

  • You are a HUNTER with a tremendous energy and drive for success. In all successful individuals, this is usually reflected in their ability to demonstrate an exceptional level of grit, focus and dedication 
  • You have a track record for exceeding crazy sales targets. The only reason you want this, is so that you will be exceptionally recognized and compensated. 
  • You have an exceptional eye for new opportunities. You just know where to find the best opportunities within an already saturated space. 
  • You exercise rigor in sales pipeline management to ensure pipeline accuracy and adequacy in meeting the stated targets 
  • You have keen business acumen and understand what drives your clients’ business and what they need, finance-wise, to make their business successful. 
  • Knowledge of Corporate card/payment solutions would be advantageous 
  • Direct B2B sales experience preferred 
  • Sales pipeline management( experience 
  • Ability to collaborate and influence internally and externally 
  • Experience in developing and executing successful sales strategies 
  • Demonstrated Business Acumen with a strategic and analytical focus 
  • Self motivated with strong time management skills 
  • Strong oral and written skills 
  • Creative thinking and problem solving skills 
  • Strong pre-sales planning and preparation and strong follow up skills 
  • Strong selling skills including needs assessment, presentation, objections handling and closing deal 
  • Build relationships across all segments within the client's organisation, especially decision makers and key influencers 
  • Strong Microsoft Word, PowerPoint & Excel skills preferred

Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

American Express has been awarded Aon Hewitt Best Employer Singapore six times. Join us and you’ll soon see why.

As an employee, you can expect challenging work, with purpose. Be more than just your job. Be the voice of inspiration and transform the way the world does business for a living. By joining American Express, you are choosing to become a part of the dynamic team that is recognized as Singapore's "Best Employer 2018".

Why American Express?
There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.

American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.

We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.

Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.

The powerful backing of American Express.
Don’t make a difference without it.
Don’t live life without it.

ReqID: 19003256
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Apr 10, 2019, 2:37:15 AM