My client are a leading wholesaler who supply products to the high-street. Due to continued growth, they are seeking an Account Manager to join their team on a permanent basis.
As an Account Manager, you will be responsible for managing key high-street accounts, ensuring customer satisfaction is achieved consistently. You will also oversee the work of a small team of Junior Account Managers.
Key Responsibilities will include:
· Negotiating shipment and delivery dates with customers and factories
· Critical path management to ensure orders are being shipped on time
Account Manager – The Candidate:
· We are looking for a dedicated and ambitious candidate with previous experience in a similar role, preferably within garments, footwear or accessories, although other product areas will be considered.
· You will have experience liaising with Buyers and communicating with overseas suppliers.
· Previous people Management experience would be an advantage, as the successful candidate will have at least one direct report.
· You will be highly organised with excellent attention to detail and a high level of numeracy.
· A Business degree or equivalent would be advantageous.