National Account Manager - Asda & Morrisons - Branded Ambient

Location
Home Based
Salary
£50,000 to £55,000, 15 % bonus, Company Car, Pension & Healthcare
Posted
23 Feb 2017
Closes
23 Mar 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client is a leading distributor of instantly recognisable branded food and drink products. Over recent years the business has developed a strong presence across the Grocery, Convenience and Wholesale channels. The business has gained numerous awards recognising their success and company culture. Following the continued growth and success of the brands they represent; my client has created a new position for a National Account Manager to drive and further develop their presence within the UK Multiple Retail market. 

Role

As National Account Manager you will be responsible for driving a portfolio of branded food products within Asda, Morrisons, Coop and Booths. Reporting into the Account Controller you will work collaboratively with the wider commercial team and share best practice. The role is homebased, with an expectation to visit customers and head office when required.

Requirements

To be considered for this role you must be a driven and dynamic individual with a proven track record of growing and developing business within the retail multiples. As for product background, experience within branded food or drink products is essential.  It is important you are self-motivated and have the ability to open new trading relationships as well as build long term relationships with your customers. My client is looking for a loyal individual that wants to be a real part of the company’s long term plans and growth strategy.

If you would like any further information on this position, please contact Aidan Goodall on 0113 2195704 or apply directly on aidan@foodindustryassociates.com