Account / Project Manager - European Language Ability Advantageous

GAP Recruitment (SW) Limited T/A Big Ant Group
08 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client based in Totnes is looking for an enthusiastic addition the team. You would be working closely with the sales team, however no sales is involved in this position. You will be the main point of contact for their big accounts, so previous account management experience would be very beneficial. This is a pivotal role within the business, as you will be project managing large, and sometimes bespoke orders from start to completion. You will be familiar with the Export Market, and understand how to work to a critical path, ensuring that orders arrive on time and on budget. It would be of great advantage to be fluent in either French, German or another European language, as they have many customers in Europe. However, if you do not have European language ability, but tick the other boxes please apply as you will be considered.

To be successful in this role you will need to be self-motivated, proactive and have excellent communication ability. You must also be highly organised, and have a natural flair for multi-tasking, and juggling numerous projects at the same time. Strong Excel kills are a must, as well as the ability to monitor seasonal trends, to forecast stock for key customers. You will be highly organised with the ability build a good rapport with your account contacts. You will need to take ownership of this role, and take it in a positive direction.

Duties associated with the role include;

  • Key contact for Managed Accounts.
  • Project Management.
  • Working to a critical path.
  • Dealing with bespoke orders.
  • Tracking Orders.
  • Sales order management.
  • Regular reporting.
  • Forecasting stock for key customers.
  • Co-ordinating & booking deliveries (Export).
  • Updating the system for key clients.
  • Organising samples.

If you have worked in a similar role, please apply today!