Commercial Controller - ASDA | West Yorkshire | Brand | Fast Track Progression

West Yorkshire
Up to £70,000 + Car + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Paul Nyman Consultancy are currently working with a global branded business to recruit a Senior Commercial individual to head up their Asda account team.

The Business 

Our client is home to a number of household favourite brands within an exciting category and are in the throes of a major growth phase and as a result are looking to expand their commercial team to deliver their ambitious plans. The business manufactures a diverse range of products across multiple categories and has a long held reputation for investing in brands both above and below the line.

The Role

As Commercial lead you will be responsible for the clients Asda account comprising a broad branded portfolio. The role will be managed on a cross-functional basis with regular interaction with Category/Shopper teams to develop an offering that gets them as close to the consumer as possible. More broadly you will have involvement in supporting the senior business team in developing and executing the 3 year strategy for the account base. 

The Person

·         You will have experience in an FMCG account management role on one of the top 4 multiples within a branded business 

·         Experience of working in a larger business would be an advantage

·         More broadly you will be able to pull together your commercial acumen with category and shopper insight to drive the brand and feed into the bigger picture of the business

·         On a personal note you will be able to exhibit a drive and determination to deliver targets and be able to work effectively within a team

·         Education to degree level is also a requirement for this role as is your ability to demonstrate consistent progression within a business on your CV

·         Please note regular, weekly UK travel will be a requirement of this role to our clients other sites, predominantly in the South East

The Opportunity

As a business our client can offer a sustained development path that can be tailored to your ambitions, the expectation would be to be in contention for a further step up in the short-medium term.

Paul Nyman Consultancy specialise in FMCG Sales jobs, Marketing jobs, NPD jobs & Category jobs across the UK.