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The Cybersecurity market is booming.  Criminals are developing ever more sophisticated and ingenious ways of infiltrating personal and company accounts, the number of threats are rapidly increasing.  We work, as IT Security and Mobility specialists at the forefront of this market to protect our customers, working with best of breed-technology partners.

Based in a leafy office park just outside of Twyford, AVR offers a sociable, dynamic, family-friendly working environment with a great work-life balance.  We work hard and deliver a lot.  We may be small, but we punch high and have heaps of fun along the way.

We encourage all team members to be individuals and achieve their best by offering support and freedom, whilst expecting every member of the team to take accountability for their role and responsibilities and to deliver on the requirements of their role.

We’re committed to developing all our employees and as we grow as a business we look internally to promote from within.

To help get a feel for life at AVR, take a look here at our range of video clips shot at our offices.

We are always happy to hear from professionals either from within or outside the technology industry that are interested in working for us.  So if you can’t see a role below which you think fits your skills and experience then please send your CV and a covering note to Jo Wendland our Talent Manager via jow@avr.co.uk.

You can also share our opportunities with friends, colleagues and your professional network.  With AVR’s Refer A Friend offer, if we hire someone you’ve referred to us, we’ll send you a £50 Love to Shop voucher.  See below for terms and conditions.

Business Development Manager - Mobility

We have an exceptional opportunity available for a new business sales professional to join the team at a time of high growth for the business.

About the role:
This position is to generate net new business for our Mobility solutions offering, focussing on Mobility security solutions, Mobile Device Management, Mobility Managed Services and Consultancy services. We have had fantastic success in this area in recent years, so with referenceable customers and an experienced Managed Service Support team ready to bring on new customers Mobility is a key area of focus for the business moving forward.

The role requires the management of opportunities through the complete sales life cycle with the support of our marketing and lead generation team to generate the opportunities initially.  Key to this role will be the ability to manage a range of projects with full ownership and accountability ensuring our customers consistently receive an exceptional quality of service.

Key Mobility Partners: MobileIron, Airwatch, Lookout, Apple, Maas360, Blackberry/Good and Wandera

Responsibilities:

  • Hit and exceed monthly/quarterly gross profit targets achieving high performance standards in order to develop and maintain a strong pipeline and conversion of opportunities to closure
  • Produce accurate forecasting and reporting to the Managing Director
  • Smartly negotiate prices and discounts with customers and vendors respectively to ensure maximum margin
  • Produce quotations and proposals for full solutions in line with the customers’ requirements
  • Maintain customer and supplier relationships
  • Present to and carry out meetings on site with potential customers
  • Maintenance of CRM system
  • Take part in marketing activities as required
  • Attend regular product and sales training

Experience and personal capabilities:

To be successful in this role you will need to be ambitious, assertive, decisive, highly self-motivated, optimistic, persuasive and personable with excellent networking skills.

  • Experience of working within a B2B selling environment.
  • Proven experience of selling within a complex solution selling environment
  • Demonstrable previous new business sales success
  • Have acquired a good level of education coupled with demonstrable business and commercial acumen
  • Hold a full driving license with access to own transport
  • Demonstrate drive and ambition with a desire for results and the ability to handle competitive situations
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with experience of presenting solutions to customers
  • Have a personable and friendly nature with the ability to work on own initiative but to also be a team player
  • Exhibit a competitive and can do attitude
  • Be able to demonstrate an on-going interest in and to learn about and understand IT and Mobility solutions and services

Package, benefits and work environment

  • Basic salary £30 – 35K DOE
  • Car allowance
  • 23 days holiday
  • A generous commission structure with no cap (expected minimum £60 -70K OTE in year 1)
  • The flexibility to manage your own sales territory and plan while receiving help and support to ensure you excel in your role

The opportunity to join a fun, family orientated successful business with a great work-life balance.

To apply for this role please send you CV and covering letter to our Talent Manager, Jo Wendland via jow@avr.co.uk.

Corporate Account Manager

Corporate Account Manager

We have an exceptional opportunity available for a sales professional to join the team at a time of high growth for the business. We are keen to receive applications from sales professionals outside of the tech industry who are interested in making a move into this fast paced, dynamic, fascinating and booming industry

About the role:
This position involves selling in to our mid-market customers.  We are looking for an individual who has a passion for Account Management.

This role focusses on customers in the mid-market space, working across industry sectors, selling across our 38 technology types, managing the progression of opportunities through the whole sales cycle.  This role will inherit a number of accounts.  We have an agnostic approach to solution proposition and key to this role will be the ability to manage a range of projects with full ownership and accountability ensuring our customers consistently receive an exceptional quality of service.

 Responsibilities:

  • Hit and exceed monthly/quarterly gross profit targets achieving high performance standards in order to develop and maintain a strong pipeline and conversion of opportunities to closure
  • Produce accurate forecasting and reporting to the Sales Manager
  • Smartly negotiate prices and discounts with customers and vendors respectively to ensure maximum margin
  • Produce quotations and proposals for full solutions in line with the customers’ requirements
  • Advocate our technical services, support and consultancy as well as services from external partners/suppliers in every engagement
  • Maintain customer and supplier relationships
  • Present to and carry out meetings on site with clients as and when necessary; ensure follow up is regularly scheduled
  • Maintenance of CRM system
  • Take part in marketing activities as required
  • Attend regular product and sales training

Experience and personal capabilities:

To be successful in this role you will need to be ambitious, assertive, decisive, highly self-motivated, optimistic, persuasive and personable with excellent networking skills.

  • Experience of working within a B2B selling environment.
  • At least 2 years experience of selling within a complex solution selling environment
  • Demonstrable previous sales success
  • Have acquired a good level of education coupled with demonstrable business and commercial acumen
  • Hold a full driving license with access to own transport
  • Demonstrate drive and ambition with a desire for results and the ability to handle competitive situations
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with experience of presenting solutions to customers
  • Have a personable and friendly nature with the ability to work on own initiative but to also be a team player
  • Exhibit a competitive and can do attitude
  • Be able to demonstrate an on-going interest in and to learn about and understand IT and Mobility solutions and services

Package, benefits and work environment

  • Basic salary £25-28K DOE
  • 23 days holiday
  • A generous commission structure with no cap (expected minimum £50 – 56K OTE in year 1)
  • The flexibility to manage your own sales territory and plan while receiving help and support to ensure you excel in your role
  • Excellent career prospects and progression

The opportunity to join a friendly and team orientated company that offers a great work/ life balance in a booming market.

To apply for this role please send you CV and covering letter to our Talent Manager, Jo Wendland via jow@avr.co.uk.

Business Development Manager - Mid Market

We have an exceptional opportunity available for a new business sales professional to join the team at a time of high growth for the business.

About the role:
This position is to generate net new business across our end-to-end offering with potential midmarket customers, focussing on Threat Protection, Managed Security, Firewalls and our professional services.

The role requires the management of opportunities through the complete sales life cycle with the support of our marketing and lead generation team to generate the opportunities initially.  Key to this role will be the ability to manage a range of projects with full ownership and accountability ensuring potential customers consistently receive an exceptional quality of service.

 Responsibilities:

  • Hit and exceed monthly/quarterly gross profit targets achieving high performance standards in order to develop and maintain a strong pipeline and conversion of opportunities to closure
  • Produce accurate forecasting and reporting to the Managing Director
  • Smartly negotiate prices and discounts with customers and vendors respectively to ensure maximum margin
  • Produce quotations and proposals for full solutions in line with the customers’ requirements
  • Maintain customer and supplier relationships
  • Present to and carry out meetings on site with potential customers
  • Maintenance of CRM system
  • Take part in marketing activities as required
  • Attend regular product and sales training

Experience and personal capabilities:

To be successful in this role you will need to be ambitious, assertive, decisive, highly self-motivated, optimistic, persuasive and personable with excellent networking skills.

  • Experience of working within a B2B selling environment.
  • At least 2-3 years’ experience of selling within a complex solution selling environment
  • Demonstrable previous new business sales success
  • Have acquired a good level of education coupled with demonstrable business and commercial acumen
  • Hold a full driving license with access to own transport
  • Demonstrate drive and ambition with a desire for results and the ability to handle competitive situations
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with experience of presenting solutions to customers
  • Have a personable and friendly nature with the ability to work on own initiative but to also be a team player
  • Exhibit a competitive and can do attitude
  • Be able to demonstrate an on-going interest in and to learn about and understand IT and Mobility solutions and services

Package, benefits and work environment

  • Basic salary £25 – 28K DOE
  • Car allowance
  • 23 days holiday
  • A generous commission structure with no cap (expected minimum £60 -70K OTE in year 1)
  • The flexibility to manage your own sales territory and plan while receiving help and support to ensure you excel in your role
  • The opportunity to join a fun, family orientated successful business with a great work-life balance.

To apply for this role please send you CV and covering letter to our Talent Manager, Jo Wendland via jow@avr.co.uk.

Marketing Executive - Custodian360

Marketing Executive – Custodian 360

Twyford based

Permanent/ Part –time (possibility of it being a part-time role with a minimum of 20 hours over 5 days)

Basic salary £25 – 30K

Custodian360, our next generation endpoint protection managed service, is at the forefront of the battle to protect businesses from the type of attacks that you’ll have read about in the press recently, it’s a market leading product built upon Industry Leading Technology catering for the SMB market and is a rapidly growing start-up venture within AVR International.

We have an exceptional opportunity for a creative and tenacious B2B marketing professional to join our team to develop awareness of the Custodian360 brand with SMB customers and partners across the UK.

For more information please visit www.custodian360.com

About the role: The focus of this role will be raising the brand profile of Custodian 360 within the SMB marketplace to both direct customers and partners across the UK. Generating significant lead opportunities for our sales team to follow up.

Responsibilities:

  • Delivering and implementing existing effective campaigns, to a clearly defined target audience
  • Writing and formatting copy for blogs, producing original content for the website, LinkedIn, email campaigns, press releases, social media and PPC campaigns
  • Monitoring and managing campaign spend against budget, keeping accurate records and ensuring campaigns come in on budget
  • Detailed ongoing analysis of campaigns to ensure targets are met

Experience and personal capabilities:

Desirable

  • A degree in Marketing or an equivalent CIM/ professional qualification
  • No degree/ prof qualification? – real world experience matters to us just as much
  • 2-3 years’ hands on experience of marketing products/ services to the B2B SMB marketplace
  • Proven capability of planning and delivering digital marketing and social media campaigns that generate significant lead opportunities
  • Strong project management and organisational skills
  • Experience of using a fully integrated CRM to deliver campaigns

Advantageous

  • Experience of working in the technology space
  • Involvement in developing a new brand in a start-up like environment

Package, benefits and work environment

  • £25- 30K base salary (pro-rated for part-time hours)
  • 23 days annual leave
  • The opportunity to work with an ambitious, friendly, family-orientated company in the booming cybersecurity industry.

For more information on the role or to apply, please contact our Talent Manager Jo Wendland via jow@avr.co.uk.  To apply please send Jo a covering email with your CV.

AVR International's Refer A Friend Offer

At AVR we’re always on the lookout for talented individuals from both inside and outside the tech industry.

If any of the roles we’re advertising aren’t quite right for you, or even if one is, why not share the opportunity with your friends, colleagues and professional network? If we hire someone you’ve referred we’ll give you a £50 ‘Love to Shop’ voucher to say thank you.

Terms and conditions:

  • A voucher will only be issued if the applicant references you as the referrer on their initial application. We will require the referrers’ full name, date of birth and email address.
  • Vouchers’ will only be issued once the new employee has commenced their new role with us.