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NATIONAL ACCOUNT MANAGER – QSR channel

NATIONAL ACCOUNT MANAGER – QSR channel

NATIONAL ACCOUNT MANAGER – QSR channel

Competitive package inc. bonus & car / car allowance

North West based – agile working

The Company

A dynamic European chilled food group with a UK brand leader and retailer-brand products in a fast moving category. Our client is serious about sustainability, climate change and ethical working practices. They have a recipe for success through their company values and working together as one team. Providing the highest levels of customer service and superior product quality are paramount to their customer satisfaction and subsequent business success.

Having placed a number of senior key commercial appointments, our client has created a very friendly, supportive and collaborative team culture both across the commercial function and wider cross-functional stakeholder working groups. It’s a great place to work where team members can demonstrate their skillset in a fast-paced, high-energy and enterprising business.

Sound different and appealing?

The Job

The Head of Commercial is looking to appoint a National Account star who will be given the freedom to take on major account responsibility across a range of market leading Quick Service Retail Accounts, with full P&L visibility and accountability. Depending on your level of experience, ongoing support and training can be provided to aid personal growth and development.

You will manage all key activities including customer communications, NPD, financial analysis and planning, CPI negotiation and managing all new and retention business tenders – exciting stuff with lots to do and… you’ll get full support to grow into this high profile and important NAM position.

About You

Having worked in the food industry you have developed your sales career up into account management and currently work in a National Account Manager or Executive role, managing QSR accounts and have a broad range of modern customer management experience at head office level.

Alternatively, you may be working as an NAE or NAM in Grocery Multiples and are now looking to broaden your channel experience, within a friendly and highly motivated team.

You love working with data and analysis, building compelling customer lead trading proposals, together with presenting and influencing (selling) to your key customer contacts. The development of existing customer relationships is exceptionally important for this role.

Above all, you are intelligent with a fantastic attitude to ‘look, listen and learn’ and are not afraid to take the lead in your role across all relevant account management activities. You are a highly personable individual who finds it easy to build effective internal and external key stakeholder relationships.

So, if this excellent career developing NAM opportunity takes your fancy to further grow your career in 2024, please forward your CV together with current benefits package details quoting reference MS/2406 to mariam@smithcarey.co.uk. Or give Maria Murphy a call for a confidential discussion on 0774 518 4922.

Closing Date for applications:  1st March 2024

Function

Sales

Hours

Full time

Contract

Permanent

Salary 

Competitive package inc. bonus & car / car allowance

Location

North West based – agile working

Closing Date

1 March 2024

Contact

Maria Murphy

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