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National Account Manager (USA) / International Sales Manager

Michael Page Sales
England, Buckinghamshire, Chiltern
ProfitShare, Flexible hours, bday off
Closing date
5 Mar 2024

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Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

The role of an International Sales Manager/National Account Manager in the Toys industry requires USA dynamics knowledge and retailer experience. The role requires someone to effectively scout new business (virgin territory within the largest toy market in the world, USA) and effectively manage existing business, too.

Client Details

My client is a respected player in the Toys! With an impressive size, they have a broad reach and a substantial impact on the market. The company is based in Buckinghamshire and is highly committed to fostering a culture of collaboration and professional development.


The successful International Sales Manager / National Account Manager will:
  • Leadand manage national accounts for maximised profitability and growth.
  • Work independently against pre-agreed goals. No cold calling (per se), existing contacts will be managed by you and you will need to carry out daily follow ups.
  • Develop strong relationships with key retailers and brand partners.
  • Implement effective sales strategies that align with company objectives.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Identify opportunities for business growth and expansion.
  • Monitor market trends and competitor activities.
  • Provide regular sales forecasts and reports.
  • Adhere to all company policies and sales procedures.

Working Days/Hours, at the moment are:

Monday - Thursday (in office, within Buckinghamshire) - standard hours are 08:30 - 17:30 / flexi time available: start 07:30 (16:30, finish) OR 09:30 (18:30, finish)

Friday's - 08:30-2pm (Working From Home)


A successful National Account Manager should have:
  • Toy Industry experience is preferred but not essential.
  • Could have wider exposure across multiple departments such as Product Development/QA understanding (i.e. localisation/USA testing/vendor compliance)
  • Proven experience in a sales or account management role within the USA market is highly desired.
  • Strong understanding of the retail industry and market dynamics (USA).
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and relationship-building skills.
  • Proficiency in relevant sales software and CRM systems.

Job Offer

On offer for the successful National Account Manager/International Sales Manager is:
  • A competitive salary starting at £45,000 - £50,000 (negotiable DOE)
  • Profit sharing scheme - so no individual sales targets, company wide profit share scheme!
  • 5% pension contribution.
  • 25 days of holiday, plus an EXTRA DAY OFF on your BIRTHDAY!
  • Participation in a profit scheme.
  • Convenient office hours with flexible start/finish times.
  • A collaborative work environment.

If you are looking for a rewarding role with a company that values its employees, apply for the National Account Manager position today!

Contact me / Catherine De Sousa: with your CV / apply directly through Michael Page, today.


Michael Page Sales UK is a leading professional recruitment consultancy covering permanent, interim and contract recruitment. We have UK wide coverage with ten offices located in London, Weybridge, Reading, Birmingham, Bristol, Leicester, St Albans, Manchester, Leeds and Glasgow. The core markets we serve are Consumer, Business Services, Media, IT/Telco, Financial Services, Healthcare and Technical Sales, with a dedicated person or team in each location specialising in each of these sectors. The clients we work with are as diverse as the candidates we represent; from Blue Chips to SMEs, and Sales Execs to Sales Directors. Our Consultants are typically from relevant sales backgrounds giving first hand experience of the roles we recruit for. We pride ourselves on delivering unrivalled service levels to our candidates and our clients, our track record of success over the past 20 years means we stand out.

Within our Consumer Sales Division we have consultants within each of the 10 offices who dedicate themselves to this sector and no other. Our specialist capability is demonstrated further as we focus on sub sectors such as food, drink, household, foodservice, consumer electronics, apparel, health & beauty, consumer healthcare, pet and sports. Some of our key clients include Colgate, Beiersdorf, Dr Oetker, Johnson & Johnson, Matthew Clark, PZ Cussons, Kellogg’s, 2 Sisters, Samsung, Seven Seas, Twinings, Unilever, Reckitt Benckiser, SC Johnson, Warburtons, InBev, Kettle Chips, Hallmark, Luxottica, McCain, Britvic, General Mills, and Molson Coors to name but a few!

Michael Page Sales UK is part of Michael Page International with operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. As well as looking for high quality candidates for our clients, we are also always looking for top talent to work for us

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