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Commercial Executive - FMCG

Food and Drink Permanent
East Midlands : Lichfield
REF 882096-b
Circa £30k

The Role

An excellent opportunity for a Commercial Executive has become available with a leading supplier within the FMCG sector.

This fantastic position will involve assisting the Senior Commercial Managers with the management of major retail accounts.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with administrative tasks and preparing and analysing sales reports
  • Assist in driving sales with Wholesale clients
  • You will be responsible for effective communication with other departments within the business such as Production, Logistics and Quality Control
  • Working closely with the commercial team to ensure a customer focused approach
  • Managing credit and debit note queries for all clients
  • Managing the critical path for launching new products
  • Some European travel maybe required

Successful applicants will need recent experience within a commercial sales / account manager role. FMCG experience is preferred but not essential.

The Company

My client is a multi-national leading supplier within the FMCG sector. They are an innovative company who invest heavily in R&D and production ensuring they provide their clients and the consumer with the best possible products. Over recent years they have experienced strong growth and are now looking to recruit a Commercial Executive to their sales team to help continue to drive the business forward. Excellent career development opportunities are available for successful people.

  • FMCG experience preferred but not essential
  • Excellent organisational, planning and writing skills
  • Excellent IT Skills with proficiency in Microsoft software such as Excel and Word
  • Excellent communication skills and confidence in presenting to individuals at all levels
  • Self-driven with a keen desire for personal development and continued learning
  • Must be a team player
  • Good commercial acumen.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Positive and enthusiastic approach.
  • Ambitious with strong drive and desire to be successful.
Salary:Circa £30k
Benefits:Exec benefits

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the large volume of applications received we are unable to discuss individual applications.
If you have not heard from us within 7 days your application has been unsuccessful.

Apply For Job Ref : 882096-B

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