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Account Manager/Business Development Manager – HORECA channel – Consumer Goods

Join a market leading, branded consumer goods business as an Account Manager within the HORECA channel.
  • Home Counties, South East
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Highly competitive
  • Car/allowance, bonus & additional benefits
  • Consumer Goods, National Accounts, Sales
  • 2/15545/7

Our client:

  • Global, market leading consumer good business with a fantastic reputation in the industry
  • Portfolio of very well-known products and diverse brands including private-label across multiple categories, predominantly for the home
  • Global presence and stocked in major UK retailers including the top 4 grocers, department stores, high street, online retailers & HORECA
  • Close-knit and collaborative working environment where employees are given trust and autonomy to develop their own career

 

The role:

  • Working closely with the Sales Director, you will be tasked with driving specific brands into the HORECA channel in order to grow this area of the business.
  • The role will be targeting hotels, restaurant chains, contract catering and the food service arena, predominantly through distributors
  • Develop existing relationships with customers in order to deliver exceptional customer service
  • Work strategically with distributors to drive a new brand into targeted channels as above
  • Comfortable seeking new business in order to deliver sales growth & profitability
  • Work in line with the overall strategy of the organisation, working across multiple brands for each specific product area
  • Need to be a great communicator, team player and able to make a real impact

 

Ideal candidate:

  • Experience within the HORECA channel is essential – ideally through distribution partners into contract catering major hotel groups and restaurant chains for example
  • Experience of operating in a non-food consumer goods category, preferably a housewares product
  • Be operating at Business Development or National Account level in a similar category
  • Need to be strategic, customer orientated and ambitious to be part of a growing organisation
  • Must be driven, tenacious and keen to develop

 

Location wise – it would be preferable for candidates to be Midlands/Southern based. The role is field based with flexibility.

 

Please send your CV using the form on this page, quoting reference 1/15545/7. Confidentiality assured.

 

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Luke Blackburn
Senior Consultant – Non-Food Consumer Goods
If you feel you have the right experience for this role, speak to Luke Blackburn or use the form to apply below.

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Luke Blackburn
Senior Consultant – Non-Food Consumer Goods
If you feel you have the right experience for this role, speak to Luke Blackburn or use the form to apply below.

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