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Account Manager (Food Retailer)

Job Title: Account Manager (Food Retailer)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South London, London
Industry:
Salary: Up to £0.00 per annum
Reference: J915420_1658999951
Contact Name: Hannah Williams
Contact Email: Hannah.Williams@russell-taylor.co.uk
Job Published: July 28, 2022 10:19

Job Description

Role: - Account Manager (Food Retailer)

Location: - Remote- but requirements to go to offices in South London a couple of days a month

Salary: - Competitive

Russell- Taylor Group have a fantastic opportunity for individuals who have previous project management or account management to become an account manager for two extremely well-known food retailers. The ideal candidate must understand NPD processes, have a Project Manager mentality and be a brilliant communicator with efficient time-management skills.

Responsibilities: -

  • Accountable for the progression of all products (100+) through the correct route to success of the spec, pack copy and artwork approval.
  • Day to day service delivery to the two clients whilst supporting their internal teams.
  • Project management aiding the clients' priorities
  • Notice any opportunities for expansion and development of the service.
  • Attend client meetings when required- on site to their HQ's a couple of times a month otherwise on teams- this could be with the technical and buying teams.
  • Compile evidence of performance and status reports-managing expectations to the client
  • Dealing with conflict of interest when managing client feedback and handling problematic conversations with stakeholders.

The Person: -

  • Experience of account managing in a similar field- Food Manufacturing or Retailers
  • Previous experience working with clients and developing relationships for a big account
  • Excellent communication- approachable & friendly, but straight to the point.
  • Experience of prioritising own workload to meet deadlines, so must be familiar with working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Pro- active and organised
  • Resilient and able to deal with conflict of interests.
  • Excellent IT skills

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