Account Manager

Manchester
£42,500 - £47,500

Account Manager

Manchester

£42,500 – £47,500 a year – Full-time, Permanent

 

My client is one of the world’s leading agricultural and food-processing groups, they are well established in the U.K and are currently looking for an enthusiastic and talented individual to join their ever-growing team.

My client offers the opportunity for someone to come into an already thriving environment and both enhance and develop their skillset.

 

Main Responsibilities:

 

  • Manage the customer technical relationship with customer base.
  • Ability to hold and conduct meeting with customers.
  • Create robust & aligned customer technical plans – focusing on key metrics, complaint reductions, microbiological improvement and general site improvement projects.
  • Be the voice of the customer to ensure technical standards are understood and maintained during change projects.
  • Maintain close and effective relationship with site technical teams.
  • Maintain effective working relationships and high levels of contact, communication and engagement with commercial teams.

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Advanced Food Hygiene – Desirable.
  • Degree in Food Science/Technology or a related topic.
  • Relevant qualification in internal auditing – Desirable.
  • HACCO (CIEH) Certificate (intermediate or Advanced).

 

Knowledge and Experience

 

  • Experience in the food industry in QA/Technical roles.
  • Experience of building effective working relationships with food service and/or retail customers.
  • Previous FMCG high care chilled environment experience.
  • Computer literate with ability to interrogate data from technical systems.

. Account management: 1 year (preferred)

. Technical: 1 year (preferred)

. Bachelor’s (Preferred)

 

Skills:

 

  • A team player that supports the sharing of information and values the opinions of others
  • Great communicator
  • Able to take effective decisions quickly and under pressure
  • Tenacious approach to data accuracy and reporting

 

Benefits:

. Casual dress

. Company events

. Company pension

. Cycle to work scheme

. Employee discount

. Life insurance

. 33 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays) & increasing to 35 days after 5 years

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Kieran
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Please send up to date cv to kieran@gibsonhollyhomes.co.uk