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Head Of Account Management

Shift EV

Shift EV

Sales & Business Development
Giza Governorate, Egypt · Giza, Al Omraneyah, Giza Governorate, Egypt
Posted on Monday, March 25, 2024


Shift EV is a fast-growing electric vehicle technology company, based in Cairo, Egypt. Our vision is to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles in Egypt and the region by developing state-of-the-art electric drivetrain solutions. You will work with world-class technology veterans from MIT, Maersk, Intel, and General Motors to build a venture with transformative potential.


As the Head of Accounts Management, you will assume a leadership role in ensuring the satisfaction and success of our clients at a strategic level. This position involves overseeing a team of Account Managers, building strong client relationships, and collaborating cross-functionally to enhance overall client success. You will play a pivotal role in shaping the customer success strategy and driving initiatives to maximize customer value.


Lead & Mentor Account Managers:

  • Drive exceptional customer experiences by leading and mentoring a team of Account Managers.

  • Leverage your extensive Rolodex to establish and expand industry contacts.

  • Navigate and understand the nuances of long sales cycles, tailoring strategies for success.

  • Exhibit exceptional managerial skills, fostering team motivation, and empowerment.

  • Demonstrate brand compatibility in all client interactions.

Build Strong Client Relationships:

  • Serve as a high-level point of contact, building and nurturing robust relationships with key clients.

  • Collaborate closely with clients on long-term plans, aligning strategies with their business objectives.

  • Identify and develop new business opportunities with existing customers.

  • Support Sales in identifying and engaging new customers utilizing your Rolodex effectively.

Clients and Teams:

  • Effectively manage and resolve conflicts as a great manager, ensuring seamless communication between clients and internal teams

  • Ensure high customer satisfaction, retention and renewal

  • Act as voice of customer on product & feature development

  • Act as bridge on marketing and partnership opportunities, as well as financial and operational issues.

  • Utilize your understanding of CRM for efficient solutions, driving customer satisfaction.

  • Showcase expertise in account management principles to meet and exceed client expectations.

Provide Regular Reports on Metrics & Performance:

  • Maintain a proactive "In it to win it" mindset, delivering regular reports on customer success metrics and team performance.

  • Leverage data-driven decision-making skills to interpret and communicate success metrics effectively.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.

  • Extensive international experience navigating diverse business environments

  • Proven experience of at least 15 years in a leadership role within an Accounts Management or Customer Success team.

  • Demonstrated ability to integrate financial strategies with cutting-edge technological solutions, ensuring a comprehensive approach to business development and success.

  • Strong expertise in data-driven decision-making, with a track record of leveraging data to drive customer success initiatives.

  • Proficiency in CRM platforms and experience in building and executing customer engagement metrics.

  • Customer-focused mindset with a passion for delivering exceptional customer experiences.

  • Able to thrive in challenging and high-pressure situations, while maintaining strong problem-solving and conflict resolution abilities.

  • Excellent English & Arabic proficiency.


  • An impact-driven mission, and a world-class team to work with.

  • A startup where your contributions really count, and an abundance of growth opportunities exist.

  • Stock options, we want you to be invested in the success of the company.

  • Shift EV strives to create a meritocratic environment that promotes diversity and offers equal opportunity.

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