Commercial Account Manager

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
08 May 2019
05 Jun 2019
Joe Hill
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Role: Commercial Account Manager
Location: Norfolk
Salary £40,000 - £50,000

We are working on behalf of a reputable fresh produce business based in Norfolk. Dealing with one of their major accounts, they are on the lookout for a Commercial Account Manager to deliver the customer relationship. A background in food manufacturing and food retail is essential.


  • The Commercial Account Manager will take ownership and accountability for the leadership, management and success of the major account.
  • Responsibility for the delivery of volume, value and profit targets by customer.
  • To take specific responsibility for the development of the breadth and depth of key customer contacts to maximise opportunities and growth.
  • To play a major part in effectively communicating all customer strategies, activities and initiatives.
  • Develop positive, long term relationships both internally and externally
  • Negotiate terms, conditions and pricing in line with Company strategy.
  • Maintain documented systems of reporting - includes budgeting, monitor of performance vs budget, forecast interface with planning, feedback from account.
  • The reporting and communication of all competitor activity and initiatives in a timely, accurate and appropriate manner
  • Management of all trade promotions and fixed budget expenditure - including implementation, execution and evaluation of all activities
  • Understand the principles & practice of FMCG marketing, consumer research, trade and brand marketing and cross-functional team management.


  • Proficient written, numerical and verbal skills
  • Experience of working in an FMCG commercial environment
  • Track record of success in highly competitive market
  • Ability to work to a high level of accuracy.
  • Clear communicator, both oral and written
  • IT Literate
  • Team Player
  • Demonstrate Influencing Skills.
  • Able to prioritise workloads through effective time management, ensuring appropriate communication with relevant individuals
  • Works on own initiative and well under pressure.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply via this website or call Joe Hill on 01733 235 111 or email

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