Key Account Manager

Recruiter
D R Newitt
Location
Homeworking
Salary
Up to £60k + bonus + car + private healthcare
Posted
20 Feb 2019
Closes
20 Mar 2019
Ref
GL39751
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen with a fast-growing Health, Beauty and Nutrition FMCG organisation for a Key Account Manager to drive new business opportunities in the Grocery and Convenience channel. 

Client Details

Our client is a fast-growing Health, Beauty and Nutrition business.

Description

The Key Account Manager will be responsible for managing key accounts and new business opportunities with the Grocery Channel and other key retailers. The Key Account Manager will utilise their track record in developing business in the channel, to build long term, profitable relationships that meet the organisations' mutual objectives.

The successful candidate will be self-sufficient in building Joint Business plans for both own label and branded projects, and managing all internal stakeholders effectively in order to meet clients' needs, including the planning and organisation of bespoke promotional activity for key accounts. The Key Account Manager will manage gross and net profit expectations within each customer, achieving brand specific and commercial objectives, and furthermore, regularly reporting back, delivering competitor insight and accurate forecasting.

This is a hands on role. In addition to being the go-to contact for the organisation within the channel, the Key Account Manager will attend relevant exhibitions and travel to meetings as required. It will require the successful candidate to be self-motivated, roll up their sleeves and be a team player.

This role is field-based/working from home, with visits to the South Wales Head Office as required.

Profile

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a FMCG sales track record
  • Have recent, Grocer Channel experience with an active network
  • Ideally have a background in Wellness, Health, Beauty or Nutrition
  • Be commercial, with strong decision-making skills
  • Be independent
  • Be self-sufficient
  • Have strong reporting and forecasting skills
  • Fit within a company that is innovative and hands on
  • Be a team player
  • Have a full, clean driving license


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  • Job Offer

    Competitive Salary + Bonus + Car/Car Allowance

If Interested please email gary@drnewitt.com or call 0161 833 0181

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