Account Manager

Competitive with excellent benefits
31 May 2017
01 Jul 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

At Munoz we are dynamic and free-thinking and shaking up the world of fresh

Our products are energetic, innovative and exciting, making for a better world

Are you looking to be part of an organisation where they promote cutting – edge innovation, quality and efficiency? Somewhere you will have the opportunity to be part of a dynamic team where you will play a major part in leading a major multiple account in a pacey, NPD focused and growing category?  If so, please read on! 

Having been established in 1972, The Munoz Group are a multimillion turnover business and have experienced enormous growth and are now a leader in citrus, grape, flowers, juice and ice-cream. Operating across UK, US, Asia and Europe, they have future growth plans to continue their success. 

They are now looking to appoint a newly created position in an Account Manager to join the commercial team to lead the ice-cream business with a Top 4 major retailer following some fantastic growth!  This role will report to the Senior Commercial Manager and you will operate as part of a collaborative, creative, fast paced team with the opportunity to expand and develop your customer and career.  This is a fantastic opportunity to make a significant impact and operate in a broad and exciting position, which is very much relationship management lead.

Key Responsibilities: 
•    Account management of a Top 4 major retailer with a focus on the ice-cream business
•    Build effective long terms relationships with the customer
•    Work cross functionally with all departments highlighting opportunities, both internally and externally
•    Collaborate with the customer and wider internal cross functional departments to deliver requirements in a timely manner
•    Liaise with colleagues based in Spain; critical path management of NPD projects ensuring delivering and the meeting of expectations

The Successful Candidate: 
•    Passionate about making a difference able to think creatively to add value
•    Account management experience within an FMCG environment, operating with the Top 6 Grocery MULTs
•    Strong relationship management skills; demonstrable experience of developing long term partnerships
•    Passionate about NPD, a real ‘foodie’
•    Demonstrable experience of critical path management/ project management ability 
•    Experience at delivering customer presentations
•    Ability to work in collaboration, team player
•    High attention to detail, with strong organisational skills
•    Numerical, understanding of data
•    Assertive in nature, good influencing skills
•    Ability to travel to Spain

This is a hugely exciting opportunity for a National Account Executive or Key Account Manager seeking a new and challenging opportunity who is relationship lead, and who holds strong influencing skills to manage both the customer and internal stakeholders to ensure delivery and growth!

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Whilst we will always endeavour to respond to you, due to the high levels of applications we receive this isn’t always possible. If you are not contacted within 3 working days, you have unfortunately not been shortlisted for this role. Please note The Advocate Group is acting as an employment agency & business. Any direct applicants will be forwarded to The Advocate Group.