Account Manager - Retail

NPAMR
DOE

Job Description

My client are a long standing and successful supplier to high street retailers. They are seeking an Account Manager to join their friendly team.

Account Manager - The Role
Acting as the first point of contact for customers, you will oversee the order process, logistics and resolve customer queries in a timely manner. Key duties will also include:
  • Compile, update and maintain development sample critical path to ensure samples are on schedule for customer selection
  • Build relationships with factories through telephone/Skype and email
  • Begin to understand testing and risk assessments and be present in internal technical meetings
  • Negotiating shipment and delivery dates with customers and factories
  • Critical path management to ensure orders are being shipped on time.
Account Manager - The Candidate
  • This is is a busy and fast paced role requiring a candidate who can work well under pressure, use initiative and have strong attention to detail.
  • You must be numerate with good Excel skills.
  • Previous experience in a similar role is required although full training will be given. 
  • You must be able to drive and have your own transport to be considered for this vacancy.