Veritas - National Accounts

National Account Controller – HORECA

South East England
03 Apr 2019
03 May 2019
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Location:  Home based with access to Southern Head Office       

Benefits   Company Car, 15% bonus, pension, private healthcare

The Company:

€5bn global business with entrepreneurial approach

No 2 branded supplier in its category in the UK

25% market share of this growing and innovative category in ‘on the go’ and ‘out of home’

TV advertised brands.

Lots of innovative NPD.

Strong UK and European presence

The Opportunity:

This is an opportunity to make a significant contribution to our client’s long-term ambitions. We have a portfolio of brands that are category leaders.  Due to organic growth we have created this new role to take responsibility for existing customers including hotel groups, pubs and bars, offices and hospitals.

Managing a team of 4, the Sales Manager Key Accounts is accountable for generating revenue and developing partnerships with all Key Account customers, nationwide, within the Professional Direct Business aiming for retention and sustainable growth. You will be accountable for developing and executing existing account and sales plans to ensure that the Professional sales volume and profitability objectives are met, in line with the direct sales strategy.


Ideal candidates, of graduate calibre, will have an FMCG background that has provided them with classical sales training and an understanding of the core needs of account management. An ability to manage complex structures and a changing workload in a dynamic deadline-driven changing environment is essential. Previous Out of Home, Food Service, ‘on the go’ experience is a pre-requisite.  Proven people management and leadership is essential. Self-motivated and ambitious individuals will find their commitment rewarded with fantastic career progression opportunities.

If you wish to apply for this role please click on the apply button with a copy of your up to date cv in word format quoting ref number 393/4

Not right for you?  We’d still like to speak with you about other sales, marketing or category management opportunities, so please do send an up to date copy of your CV in word format and we will call you. 

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