Full Time
Posted 2 weeks ago

National Accounts Executive UK
Salary: £37,000 – £40,000 + Negotiable Commission Structure + Travel (If Needed)
Location: Mayfair, London

The Role:

  • To target and open new Key National Accounts in the UK and present the brand
    • Achieve Company budget sales targets in the UK National Accounts in line with plan
    • Provide detailed account administrative & analytical support to management team
    • Develop and maintain relationships with Key National Accounts & travel retail clients
    • Manage the Company online webstore and Amazon account administration to grow sales
    • To manage account responsibility for UK beauty, drug / pharmacy, online, travel retail and grocery channels

The Requirements:

  • Deliver sales budget targets, marketing budget vs act spend as % of net sales value in line with plans
  • Sales budget responsibility and ownership by key account by month / quarter/ annual
  • Provide support to all the Key Retail Accounts
  • Develop Trade Marketing Plans and Joint Business Plan by key retail account
  • Liaise with internal Marketing colleague to produce accurate and timely marketing plans for promotional activity for designated accounts and implementation.
  • Provide accurate sales forecasting and volume forecasting for accounts
  • Provide relevant account performance management to provide to Management as required
  • Manage the Invoice generation and Credit management process for accounts to agreed T&C
  • Contribute and work collaboratively with the core sales & marketing team
  • Complete account promotional and new line nomination documentation for new account opening
  • Maintain, update and issue timely key information on Dropbox folders.
  • Input data daily / weekly to Sales Forecast sheets reporting and analysis
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues across the organization to share learnings and best practice
  • Complete regular store checks, store audits on pricing and promotional activity

Experience & Skills required:

  • Educated to Bachelor (or equivalent) Degree Level
  • Prior experience in a similar role in the Cosmetics/FMCG at least 2-5 years.
  • Prior account management experience
  • Professional / confident in front of customer
  • Solid understanding of the in-store environment
  • Solid knowledge of UK retail trade
  • Strong commercial awareness required
  • Strong analytical ability and PC skills
  • Strong financial acumen
  • Understanding of the beauty market, is recommended
  • MS Office conversant particularly strong in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to construct and deliver commercial selling presentations
  • Solid negotiation and sales skills
  • Ability to work well in teams

For more information about the role or to apply send your CV now to avanda@beautifulrecruitment.com or call Avanda today on 020 3911 1000.

To apply for this role you must have the right to work in the UK.

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