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National Account Manager - Co-op & Nisa

Salary: ££40k (Experience dependent) - £Plus bonus, car allowance and strong benefits

Superb National Account Manager opportunity to join a leading Healthy Food & Drink business to deliver high growth with Co-op & Nisa

Company Name Confidential
Homebased - South of England, United Kingdom
Category Food and Drink
Job Type Full-time
Area/s Home Counties, Home-Based, South East
Consultant Stewart Wilson
Reference Number 8/15514/7


National Account Manager – leading branded Food & Drink company – c£40k! 


  • National Account Manager – Co-op & Nisa
  • Healthy Food Brands
  • Home based with Southern Head office requirement 1-2 days / week
  • c£40k (Experience dependent) plus bonus, car allowance and strong benefits


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a growth orientated branded food business. We are currently recruiting an National Account Manager to support the development of Co-op & Nisa. The company performance has been strong; with their brands in high growth and very much on trend!


As National Account Manager, you will be joining this leading sustainable Organic Food & Drink business whose credentials align closely with Co-op and they have agreed terms and plan in place for a strong 2019. Portfolio wise they have a number of highly relevant brands for the Co-op & Nisa and with successful negotiated aligned terms with Co-op Nisa merger they are set for +10% growth this year and accelerated growth in 2020 & beyond, we just need you to deliver this! You will focus on building the network and engagement with Co-op, closing down distribution and delivering great activation.


This National Account Manager role reports into the National Account Controller you will have a great coach & mentor but also have the opportunity to gain exposure to Tesco assisting in promotional & NPD planning which would give you some great experience. This role has the scope to broaden further and is a key development role for future talent for the business.


The role is home based with a head office in the South East with a requirement to visit 2-3 days a week; so our ideal location for prospective candidates is within the South of England ( South of Oxford - M3/M4/M40 corridors).


National Account Manager successful candidate profile:

  • You will have at least 2 years Account Manager / Account Executive experience, having experienced two trading cycles
  • Ideally we are looking for Grocery experience, but we would be open to individuals Discounters, Convenience, Independents and Foodservice experience where you can demonstrate you have developed strong customer relationships
  • Had P&L responsibility
  • Listens, understands & responds to customers’ needs
  • The role will involve cross functional team working therefore the ability to successfully develop and maintain relationships by adopting a collaborative working style is crucial.
  • Passionate about working within a branded food & drink business environment – suits individuals with a healthy outlook
  • Eager to learn and develop!


This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about building a career within National Accounts within a leading branded food business. If you want to take the step to accelerate you career then please apply now! Please send your CV to recruitment@workwithseven.com quoting reference 8/15514/7. Confidentiality assured.


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