National Account Manager (Major Retailer) - Glasgow

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Glasgow
  • Job Type: Sales / Accounts Manager
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £60k + Car Allowance + Benefits
  • Date Posted: 29/01/2024
  • Expiry Date: 01/03/2024

National Account Manager (Major Retailer)

£60k + Car Allowance + Benefits



Job Reference: GG/15883



This is an opportunity to join a major UK food manufacturer. With sites across the country, they are currently growing through acquisition.

As National Account Manager for one of their major retail customers, you will cultivate enduring, trust-based relationships and actively pursue fresh sales opportunities.


The Role

  • Act as the primary point of contact for all customer account management matters.
  • Establish and nurture strong, enduring customer relationships.
  • Negotiate contracts and finalize agreements to optimize profitability.
  • Develop trusted advisor relationships with key accounts, customer stakeholders, and executive sponsors.
  • Ensure the timely and successful delivery of our solutions based on customer needs and objectives.
  • Clearly communicate the progress of monthly/quarterly initiatives to both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Identify areas for business growth within existing client relationships and work towards meeting sales quotas.
  • Forecast and track key account metrics, including quarterly sales results and annual forecasts.
  • Prepare comprehensive reports on account status.
  • Collaborate with the sales team to identify and capitalize on growth opportunities.
  • Assist with challenging client requests or issue escalations as needed.


The Candidate

  • Proven work experience as an Account Manager, Key Account Manager, Sales Account Manager, Junior Account Manager, or relevant role.
  • Food or other FMCG experience.


Next Steps

If you feel you fit the brief for this opportunity and would like to take on a new challenge with an exciting business, click ‘apply now’ to be considered.

Or contact Gilbert Gregory on 02037943983 or 07487732962 or quoting reference GG/15883.