Account Manager | Fresh Produce | Progressive

Recruiter
Location
England, East Midlands
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Jun 2017
Closes
30 Jun 2017
Ref
MA9403
Contact
MorePeople 01780 480530
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


Our client, based in the East Midlands, is a well known and progressive fresh produce business, supplying innovative products to the major retailers. An opportunity has come up within the business, for an established Account Manager to join the team, managing one of their key accounts.

The Role

Working closely with the retail buyer to ensure a joined up approach to managing the account.
Exploring any potential opportunities within the fixture to improve promotion's and/or sales opportunities.
Understanding the various functions within the business, in order to make informed, effective decisions.

The Candidate

Will have an account management background, managing major retailers ideally within fresh produce/horticulture, but definitely with short shelf life experience.
Must have strong negotiation skills with a drive to push business forward.
Will have a resilient attitude, in order to succeed within this challenging yet rewarding environment.

If you want to have a confidential chat about this role or any other role that we are dealing with, please get in touch with Morten Andresen on 01780 480530 or apply via the link.