Account Manager

Sales · Chennai, Chennai
Department Sales
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

The Adventus Story


At we’re passionate about transforming how the world accesses education.


Our story started in 2018 when our founders connected over a shared frustration with how broken the international student recruitment market was. From here our mission was born to help students make confident study decisions through a trusted platform 


We are a fast-growing EdTech company that revolutionizes the way student recruitment is undertaken across the globe through our SaaS marketplace that enables institutions, recruiters, and service providers to seamlessly find and transact with each other, anywhere in the world. 


Job Purpose:

  • As Account Manager you will work with a portfolio of Recruiters across all Adventus Partner Universities & Institutions to meet and exceed student enrolment goals.
  • The role requires the ability to manage strong relationships with Recruiters, contributing to their sales strategy.
  • The role takes responsibility for the service experience and delivery to the Recruiter network.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • execution of regional sales plans in collaboration with reporting manager.
  • Identify Recruiter growth opportunities and areas of potential risk.
  • Achieve and exceed student enrolment targets.
  • Primary point of contact for all Recruiters.
  • Supporting in all enquiries and providing prompt and clear responses whilst maximising leads.
  • Produce business performance reports as and when required.
  • Represent Adventus Partner Universities & Institutions at exhibition and recruitment events.
  • Lead Recruiter facing activities and oversee all student recruitment activities in the region.
  • Manage Recruiter network with a focus on depth of relationship, ensuring adherence to SLAs and improved Recruiter satisfaction.
  • Monitor competitor activity enabling greater in-market competitor awareness and analysis.
  • Comply with Adventus policies and applicable laws including those in relation, but not limited to: Workplace Health and Safety; Anti-Discrimination and Harassment, Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption and those specifically relevant to the position and authority of the job holder.
  • ensuring day-to-day operations, maintain alignment with overall corporate policy, strategy and direction, including compliance with local legal regulation.

Geographical Scope       

  • The role will require travel.

Qualifications & Training     


  • Bachelor degree or higher.
  • Fluency in English and one regional language.
  • CRM knowledge

Experience Required:    


  • Around 5 years of experience in Sales, ideally with exposure to an agency/indirect distribution model in recruitment of International Students.
  • A commercially savvy sales professional with a proven successful track record in delivering results via leading the delivery of indirect sales management.
  • Experience nurturing customer relationships and working proactively to recognise customers’ business requirements.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the international student marketplace and the opportunities and challenges within this industry.


  • Ability to build and maintain relationships and the ability to influence across all levels of the organizations both internally and externally.
  • Strong business and commercial acumen, analytical and quantitative ability.
  • Result orientated with the ability to successfully deliver on sales, financial and customer satisfaction outcomes.
  • ability to think out of the box.
  • implementing strategic and tactical plans for a portfolio of customers.
  • Decision making, problem solving and strong negotiation skills.
  • Professional maturity and enthusiasm.

At, we hire people from a variety of backgrounds. Not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because diversity makes us greater. We want you to be you so welcome the unique contributions that you can bring regardless of your education, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, gender.

While the skills and attributes for this role are key to its success, we also recognize potential and the ability to learn and grow. So even if you can’t check every box, we would still love to hear from you.

Thank You

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    Chennai, Chennai
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