Account Manager- SME - Food

Recruiter
Lime Talent
Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted
15 Oct 2018
Closes
12 Nov 2018
Ref
1498
Contact
lime talent
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent



I am working with a branded food business who are an exciting challenger brand within their category. In a category dominated by large blue chip FMCG's they are leading the way in free from products with an original NPD pipeline to match consumer trends.

The company are looking for a rising star to join them in an Account Manager role. This is a pivotal role within the business as you would be working with their wholesale and contract caterer accounts.

The company are rapidly expanding their product range with a focus on vegan and dairy free products.

The role of an Account Manager would involve the following:

  • To manage key accounts whilst reinforcing the company's values
  • To create business plans and manage P&L for key accounts
  • Developing new business within wholesale and contract caterers
  • Driving sales to achieve strong, noticeable results
  • Creating efficient relationships with key contacts across supply chain, buying, format teams and category

 


The ideal candidate would have the following:

 

  • Proficient communication skills
  • A proven track record in FMCG sales
  • Experience within wholesale and foodservice
  • An entrepreneurial drive to grow business, gain new accounts and expand on current growth
  • Numerical and literary competency, alongside analytical competency
  • Degree level or equivalent

 


This is a great opportunity for a National Account Executive looking to make the step up into Account Management with a culture-led business. In this role you will be given the opportunity to build a credible and long term career with the business and be part of a fun team at an exciting stage of the company's development! If this sounds like the role for you don't hesitate to apply!

Lime Talent is a recruitment agency specialising in the consumer goods industry. To view a broader selection of our current vacancies go to www.limetalentgroup.com or call us on 0207 042 3800.

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