National Account Executive - Top 4

Recruiter
Better Placed Limited
Location
Manchester
Posted
11 Nov 2019
Closes
11 Dec 2019
Ref
1283703434
Category
Retail and Sales
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
National Account Executive - Top 4
  • Fast-growing branded business
  • High profile customers including a Top 4 Grocer
  • Small but high-performing and entrepreneurial team
  • North West

Our client is a branded consumer business causing all sorts of issues for the big names operating in this channel. Due to recent growth, they are looking to add a National Account Executive to their close-knit sales team. This role is ideal for anyone currently in a National Account Executive, Junior National Account Manager or Key Account Manager role in FMCG.

Main responsibilities:
  • Developing and implementing a commercial Joint Business Plans (JBP's) with the customer
  • Delivering profitable and sustainable sales growth
  • Controlling budgets and forecasting
  • Launching and driving NPD
  • Executing promotional plans for product portfolio
  • Liaising cross-functionally with NPD, Category and Marketing
  • Building strong relationships with customer and key stakeholders
  • Maintaining daily contact with customer and attending regular face-to-face meetings
  • Keeping up with key category trends and identifying new business opportunities

What we need from you:
  • Graduate calibre
  • National account background within FMCG is a must
  • Minimum 3 years in national accounts
  • Great communicator both written and verbal
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Commercially astute with strong negotiation and presentation skills

What's on offer?
  • Competitive salary and an excellent package
  • The opportunity to be part of a business with one of the strongest cultures in FMCG
  • A great working environment, with likeminded, driven individuals, who work together as a collaborative and dynamic team
  • Outstanding opportunities for development, and a business that promotes from within
  • Flexible working, with the opportunity to work from home as well as in the office
  • Excellent surrounding teams, with experts in Category & Marketing to liaise with and create the best possible results

This is a unique opportunity and not one to be missed so please get in touch to find out more!

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