Account Executive

England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
£28000 - £32000 per annum
30 Nov 2016
28 Dec 2016
Jo Richardson
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Do you enjoy the fast paced environment of food manufacturing?
  • Have you a real passion for analysing data and making recommendations?
  • Is it your ambition to work within a Commercial environment dealing with the major retailers?

If so, we'd love to hear from you as our client is looking to recruit an Account Executive to join their business based in South Yorkshire.

This is an excellent opportunity to work within the Commercial Team, reporting into Head of Sales. You will be working with a huge amount of data to understand the performance of each individual SKU, performing range analysis, promotional analysis and the submission of weekly reports. Because of the nature of the products, you will be analysing key events such as bank holidays, Christmas, summer holidays, as well as other influences to sales such as weather, product launches as well as range changes. You will be required to liaise and meet with the retailers as well as work closely with Production to ensure that customer requirements are managed in line with factory capability. You will need to be an expert on the category and this will include understanding the market with regular store visits and making recommendations where appropriate.

To apply for this job, you will have had previous experience in a similar role, analysing data from the major supermarkets so experience of working with Dunnhumby and Retail Link would be ideal. Working with major retailer is also required and you must have excellent IT skills. Coupled with drive, energy & tenacity, this really is a great opportunity to join a company who are winning business in new categories, exciting times ahead!

Salary: up to £32,000 plus benefits

Job Reference: JR11135

Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Winhurst Recruitment only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your application, due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

Winhurst Recruitment Limited is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to providing all employees with a working environment that is free from discrimination, intimidation and harassment. We value diversity and actively promote equal opportunities to all so that employees are treated equally, with dignity and respect.