National Account Manager – Grocery Multiples

Location
South West/Bristol/M5 region
Salary
£attractive plus car & benefits
Posted
03 Jul 2019
Closes
31 Jul 2019
Ref
MM/2070
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

National Account Manager – Grocery Multiples
£attractive plus car & benefits
Based South West/Bristol 

An opportunity to join a fantastic FMCG business with a great range of brands/products in a hugely supportive culture with future development prospects.

The company  

Our client is a c. £300m household-name chilled foods company and a leading player in its category, supplying both brand and own-label products to the Grocery Multiples, Convenience and Foodservice trade channels. Product quality, innovation, NPD and creative marketing are the cornerstones of this well established business, together with a friendly, supportive and empowering business culture.

The role  

We are now looking for a National Account Manager to manage a small portfolio of Top 4 grocery multiple customers. Reporting to the Sales Controller, your remit will be varied and you’ll be involved in all commercial aspects of growing and developing both a branded and own label product portfolio, including terms negotiation, joint business planning, category development and a strong and continuous NPD/innovation programme. The company will provide all of the training and development required to be able to step up into a bigger role in due course. 

About you

Of graduate calibre, the ideal candidate will have previous FMCG sales experience in a recognised food or drink company. You will have some previous grocery multiples account management experience. Some private label experience is desirable.

This role requires a highly-motivated, self-starter with good communication and interpersonal skills, strong project management skills and a desire to achieve both commercial and personal success. If you would like to work with some great products in a strong and growing business and are ultimately seeking a long term career in National Account Management then this could be the job for you!  

Based in the South West/Bristol/M5 region,you will be required to attend the company’s head office on a regular basis.

Please apply below or email Maria at mariam@smithcarey.co.uk quoting MM/2070, including full details of your current benefits package details. Alternatively, please call Maria Murphy for an initial confidential discussion on 0774 518 4922.

Closing date for applications: 31st July 2019
 

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