National Account Manager Catering Supplies

Recruiter
Midas Selection Ltd
Location
Oxford
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CW018
National Account Manager – Catering Solutions
REWARDS: £40,000 - £45,000 basic; (£52,000 OTE) + car, phone, laptop, pension
LOCATION: Oxford, Reading, Northampton, Swindon, Milton Keynes, Birmingham

THE COMPANY:
We are well established national leaders in providing light and disposable catering products. Our product range is consistently developing, with our own brand range of products as well as being affiliated with a large number of catering product manufacturers.
Our extensive products range from cleaning, hygiene, packaging and disposables.
In addition to this, we are at the forefront of NPD and able to provide biodegradable, recyclable and renewable products
We are a part of a multinational group covering 30 countries and supply to a vast and successful account base.
We distribute into hospitality & catering sectors, and operate form several branches across the UK, along with a head office and a national distribution centre.
We are looking for steady expansion and able to provide a fantastic, secure working environment with strong opportunities for progression. Due to expansion, we are seeking to recruit an engaging, driven, tenacious sales person with knowledge of the industry to help to drive the company forward in this exciting role.

THE ROLE:
The National Account Manager position is a key part of ensuring growth within our company, developing existing national clients and promoting the business.
Reporting to the National Account Controller, this is primarily an account management role. Initially you will be looking after a number of established accounts in either the contract catering, casual dining sector and food retail sector, looking after head office level accounts but also working with the new business team, maintaining contact with the prospect base.
This will involve multi-level contact, following up leads with an aim to maintaining and growing business.
The main point of contact will be with buyers, purchasing directors and head office within the companies.

THE APPLICANT:
The ideal sales candidate will be a tenacious, autonomous and industry credible with expert knowledge of the catering product sector.
• Candidates will have experience in national accounts
• Applicants should have experience in selling into the Casual dining, Contract Catering / HORECA /Foodservice / Hospitality and Leisure sectors.
• Experience in catering supplies/disposables/chemicals/janitorial preferred, although strong food wholesale and possibly other industries could be considered.
• Applicants must be highly organised and have the ability to have credibility in front of customers.
Overall, an outstanding, rare sales opportunity for a hungry, driven character seeking to work with an market leading, successful and highly recognised catering equipment supplier.

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