Production, Technical & Wholesale

Sales Account Manager

Freedom Recruit

One of our clients, an established Ladies design-led supplier to the high street, is currently looking for an experienced Sales Account Manager to hit the ground running in a 12-month Maternity cover position. If you have at least 3 years' experience working in the same role, across Ladies Soft Separates and Casual Wovens with a UK supplier, this could be a great opportunity for you!

The Role:

  • Working closely with the Design team to develop product according to Buyer requirements

  • Liaising with the Far East sourcing office to negotiate costs, manage margins and confirm orders

  • Meeting with Buyers, to showcase new products and close sales

  • Troubleshooting any production issues and finding quick and efficient resolutions

  • Being aware of the latest market trends, social media and working closely with Buyers to ensure that sales feedback is given on a weekly basis for a proactive approach

The Ideal Candidate:

  • At least 3 years' proven experience working as a Sales Account Manager for a supplier to the UK high street and the ability to easily build successful relationships

  • A strong commercial eye and the ability to foresee potential opportunities and use them to grow the business

  • Excellent negotiation skills, a decisive character and the command to implement new ideas quickly and efficiently

  • Confident, tenacious and able to hit the ground running

What you will get in return:

  • £40k


Shabnam Choudhary

If this Sales Account Manager role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference SC58095/001_1554203669.