Account Manager - Fresh Produce

Maidstone, Kent
+ Great Benefits
04 Nov 2019
02 Dec 2019
Victoria Eales
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Leading supplier of Fresh Produce seeking an experienced Account Manager near Maidstone.

We are looking for an Account Manager to work with an FMCG Company.

Responsibilities as an Account Manager:

- Call customers to receive verbal sales updates
- Collate produce availability from growers
- Manage distribution of produce through SOPS to meet haulage deadlines
- Verify that customer's prices meet expected values and input into the SOPS
- Guide commission customers on expected future returns and set fixed price sales
- Publish sales returns to growers daily
- Exploring new business opportunities with the customers detailed above
- Ensure internal reporting systems are updated daily with variations to demand and availability
- Internal communication of market price movements and intelligence
- Attend customer visits as required
- Development of new customers
- Participate in execution of sales function departmental strategy
- Help define the future growth opportunities for customers to help build their performance and reliance and relationship

The ideal candidate will be creative, organised and have good communication skills with a confident and articulate telephone manner, together with solid numeracy and written English skills. We are looking for someone who has extensive experience working in a comparable role, preferably within the FMCG industry.

Basic Salary: Competitive Salary
Benefits: Pension, Holiday
Working week: Monday to Friday 9AM to 5PM

If you feel this opportunity could suit you please contact Vicky at KHR Recruitment on 01622 822810.

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