National Account Manager - Wholesale

  • £50,000 - £55,000
  • Permanent
  • Hammersmith
  • Ref: BH-4022-2

Have you been keeping your eyes on the job boards but unsure about hitting the apply button?
What about a company that challenges the ‘norm’ and is now leader in its space?
How about joining an ever-growing and trendy FMCG business?

For this role you would ideally possess:

  • Experience in an FMCG space, ideally On-Trade
  • A degree or equivalent
  • A numerical and analytical mindset with great attention for detail
  • Exceptional negotiation skills
  • Strategic approach that would look to increase sales in the on-trade wholesale channel
  • Multi-tasking ability and enjoys being involved all the way through the sales cycle

The business in a nutshell:

A leading non-alcoholic drinks business, started in a quest to improve a space that had been neglected for several years.
Extremely proud of the quality of their products which have enhance so many household favourites in the drinks space.
Continuous grow in the business has not taken away from the approach set out from day one. Along with scope to make the same impact in new and unchanged spaces, challenging combinations and well-known brands.

What success looks like:
Overseeing the major wholesale on-trade accounts within the business. Setting/implementing strategies for the field sales teams on a regional basis to ensure that the smaller wholesalers are services and further developed.
Adding to the vibrant culture with your proactive and driven attitude.
Suited to a person that is hands on, ability to multi-task and enjoys being involved throughout the process.
Working closely with the marketing teams to further promote strategies, building those relationships that are mutually beneficial and consistently increasing sales within the channel.

About Vertical Advantage
We are the only specialist recruiter in the consumer marketplace that work in niches across Sales, Marketing, Digital, E-Commerce, Supply Chain, Logistics and Procurement giving us far greater reach than our competitors.

Vertical Advantage has been around for nearly a decade. We know and understand our markets. It’s what we do best. 

We are here for you for the long term and will always work with your best interests at heart. We work to transform your career by acting as your trusted right hand in what can be a tricky market to navigate.

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