Account Manager Foodservice

Sydney NSW, Australia

Job Type

Full Time

The company is a manufacturer of premium speciality foods with a specific focus on quality and innovation in both product and manufacturing. They aren’t just talk, the business is entrepreneurial and passionate, they have a culture of self-motivation and accountability for results with a very strong emphasis on “family & one team”.  The products are distributed across Foodservice, Retail, Industrial and Export and the business has been recognised by their customers for their consistency in quality of both product and service.

About the role

The Account Manager Foodservice will take charge of the NSW Accounts leading the development of new and existing customers driving sales in both Foodservice Distributors and End Users.


Responsibilities

This autonomous position will be accountable for:

  • Achievement of sales budgets across all customers

  • Building effective long term commercially focused relationships

  • Increasing ranging within existing Foodservice Distributor customers

  • Identifying and winning new End User accounts and extending ranging in existing

  • Developing and maintaining an effective call cycle

  • Identifying developing and implementing promotional planning opportunities

  • Identifying and capitalising on market trends

  • Working closely with internal stakeholders to ensure customer deliverables are achieved

  • Updating all required information within company CRM


Skills and experience

To be successful you must be authentic and a commercially oriented relationship builder that identifies opportunities and develops a sales process to win and grow business.

In addition to this you will:

  • Have a strong understanding of the Foodservice market

  • Preferably have an interest in food and food trends with commercial applications

  • Demonstrate experience in working with KPI’s to achieve sales objectives

  • Be able to articulate your sales process and demonstrate how you drive yourself to achieve

  • Be well planned and show attention to detail, prioritising key activities

  • Show strength in understanding the numbers especially around pricing and profitability

  • Understand the importance of reporting and communication


Benefits

This business provides you the chance to manage your Accounts as if it were your own business and be rewarded accordingly. The culture is very much family oriented and highly supportive but at the same time high performing and accountable. It has been recognised as “Most Consistent Supplier”, “Shooting Star of the Year” and “Young Exporter of the Year” and has plans to double in size, providing significant career opportunities for those that consistently perform.

To apply

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Only applications from Australian & New Zealand citizens, permanent residents and those holding valid visas allowing them to work in Australia will be considered.