Commercial Account Executive

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You will work as a Commercial Account Executive for our client, a leading food company in the South East.

You will be joining a team of people who are high performers and continually strive to succeed. You will report directly to the Business Manager.

This is a permanent job with a competitive salary package and excellent long-term opportunities.

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Trading (buying and selling) food and other commodities on an ongoing basis.
  • Establish and maintain direct communication with suppliers and clients.
  • Travel to client sites and to Trade Shows.
  • Maintain general administration duties involved in the role.
  • Other ad hoc duties as required such as travel, administration or trading a new product line.
What are we looking for?
  • Strong sales skills are essential for this role and the ability to develop strong relationships with suppliers and customers.
  • Experience within the food industry is a distinct advantage.
  • The successful candidate will need to have a flexible approach and show initiative.
  • Some international travel is required to client sites and trade shows.
  • A business/finance degree would be an advantage OR strong numerical skills.
  • Strong communication skills are essential.
  • A hungry, driven, motivated individual who can achieve sales targets.
  • This role needs to be viewed as a career, not a short-term job.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Ronan Douglas on 051-353825

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