We are currently working with a leading fresh produce business based near Maidstone.
Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking an experienced Account Manager to develop international business accounts in the UK.
The Account Manager will be responsible for:
Driving business growth.
Coordinate the sale of products to international destinations.
Provide international market advice to customers.
Manage and develop key accounts in order to increase exports.
Manage distribution of products to meet haulage deadlines.
Updating customers on availability, quality and price.
Proactively seeking new business opportunities.
Ensure internal reporting systems are updated daily.
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:
Previous experience working in a similar role, preferably within the fresh produce sector.
Ability to relate to key client personnel in a professional fashion.
Have well developed personal and written communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills coupled with leadership and management skills.
A proactive approach to sales with a strong international focus.
The ability to identify needs and issues and offer suitable solutions.
Excellent time management and organisational skills with the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.
Good IT skills.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business that can offer ongoing career development coupled with a competitive salary and benefits package. Hours will be Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week.
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