Chichester, West Sussex
about 1 month ago
Junior Account Manager | Fresh Produce
We are working with an absolutely outstanding business who operate primarily in the fresh produce sector supplying produce from across the globe and into retailers. We are helping them source a brilliant new addition to their Account Management team who is hungry to learn and get into the fresh produce industry.
This role will see you working closely with the Account Manager who will introduce you to the basics of commercial account management. You will be working across their retail accounts and building relationships with both suppliers and clients alike supporting the sales order processing and ensuring that all demands are met.
Your role will also include weekly pricing up dates on the system to ensure all information held is up to date along with forecasting and maintaining accurate forecasting models to ensure that the Commercial team have the best platform to work off.
The successful candidate will have the following:
A degree or similar qualification, ideally in agriculture, agribusiness or food related studies would be preferable.
Experience in fresh produce or the agri-food sector (ideally 1-2 years) is desirable but not essential.
Great communication, Microsoft Office and relationship building skills will absolutely help you in this role. Along with a great attitude and 'go get em' attitude.
This role is very open on levels of experience. If you are interested and would like to find out more, please get in touch with Michael Kendall on 01780 480530 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.