Business Development / Account Executive (FMCG)

Business Development / Account Executive (FMCG)

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: car, pension

  • Contact:

    Lucy Stokes

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8953

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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A leading branded food manufacturer with a site based in Manchester is currently seeking a Business Development / Account Executive to join their team on a permanent basis. The main purpose of this role is to manage and develop relationships with regional and national food service distributors to promote the brand and ensure growth of the channel. The Business Development / Account Executive will report in to the Senior National Account Manager.

As a field based position, you must have a full UK drivers licence to be considered for this role.

The successful Business Development / Account Executive will ideally have previous experience in food manufacturing, food retail or food wholesale however strong B2B consumer goods experience will also be considered. You will be passionate and enthusiastic to develop your sales career using strong relationship building skills whilst using your own initiative to develop sales.

 Key responsibilities of the Business Development / Account Executive
  • Full responsibility of your own portfolio of customers
  • Arrange face to face meetings with customers regarding new products and service review
  • Ensure customers receive all the necessary information and documentation
  • Take part in promotions events
  • Identify potential new customers
  • Provide feedback on marketing programs
  • Account management: planning, supply chain, NPD, customer service support
  • Attend weekly and bi monthly sales meetings
  • Support wider retail / sales teams as required
Application via CV

Business Development / Account Executive (FMCG)
FMCG Branded food
£25,000 - £30,000, car, benefits
Manchester (Field Based)

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