Customer Account Executive

Location
Yorkshire
Salary
£25,000 - £28,000 + Benefits 
Posted
08 Mar 2017
Closes
08 Apr 2017
Ref
VAC-23158
Function
Sales
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Customer Account Executive

Are you a confident, outgoing and personable candidate looking for a role within a Global Food Brand looking to progress within the FMCG Industry? Do you have the ability to be organised, analyse trends and present findings through reports? If the answer is yes, keep reading!

The company:  

The company is a Global Food organisation with an outstanding reputation looking to build and maintain its taskforce for the future. The company can only be described as a good business, good people and good ethics – a genuine honour to be a part of and put a real emphasis on career development. Due to the expansion and growth throughout the business, the company is now looking to appoint a Customer Account Executive to help manage the relationship with a Top 4 retailer.

The Role: 

As Customer Account Executive you will work very closely with the Senior Customer Manager in a supportive capacity dedicated to a specific Top 4 Retailer. Responsibilities include; 

  • Ensure clear and concise key contact communication internally and externally with the information flow between customer and internal stakeholders. 
  • Support the Senior National Account Manager in the identification of business development opportunities, providing compelling insights and benefits to ensure customer activation.  
  • Prepare reports 
  • Internal management of customer requirements 
  • Management of key technical meetings, technical quarterly review and site visits. 
  • Proactively review categories and make recommendations to internal and external stakeholders whilst simultaneously preparing reports 

The Candidate:

  • Excellent analytical and presentation skills 
  • High level of organisation and detail 
  • Strong commercial acumen 
  • Ambitious to progress and develop career 
  • Able to communicate effectively 
  • Graduate calibre or equivalent experience 
  • Successful candidates will either have operated in a retail based role or within FMCG who are able to demonstrate commercial thought process and analytical ability 

In return for this skillset, this organisation offers fantastic career progression, a competitive salary and great vibrant and energetic office environment.  

Apply with CV and cover letter to be considered – sabrina.moghaddam@advocate-group.co.uk