Senior National Account Manager - Grocery

Location
South East England
Salary
£50000 - £62000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + great benefits
Posted
24 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
VA00018011
Contact
Julia Brock
Function
Sales
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


Senior National Account Manager - Top 4

Surrey

The organisation

A global player in branded and own-label food, their brands are well known to everyone and stretch across various store formats. They are a creative business with a strong NPD pipeline. Excellent opportunities are available for progression.

The role

Senior National Account Manager role reporting to the Business Unit Controller, and fully P&L responsible for a high profile Grocery customer - the role will involve a high degree of cross functional influencing to drive the business growth, and strategic customer relationship management.

You will be responsible for building, negotiating and executing JBP's, understanding category data for your benefit, influencing key stakeholders internally & externally.

This is a high profile role in the team due to the complexity of the account, and would offer a fantastic challenge for someone with excellent commercial and influencing skills.

The person

To be successful in this role it is essential that you have the following experience/skills:
  • Commercial National Account Management or Retail Buying experience.
  • P&L experience in Grocery
  • Strong understanding of JBP's
  • Experience getting into the detail of managing a large customer, as opposed to several small ones.
  • Ability to influence & manage senior stakeholders
  • Good understanding of financial metrics, as well as supply chain forecasting
  • Excellent communication skills


This role will set the right person up for a fantastic career within the organisation

If you are interested - please apply!

The Vertical Advantage Sales Team specialise in opportunities within Sales, Category Management, MS&P / Revenue Growth and Trade & Shopper Marketing. If this role is not right for you but you are interested in finding your next career challenge, please call on 0207 438 1565.

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