Production, Technical & Wholesale

Account Manager

Freedom Recruit
Watford, Hertfordshire

One of our clients, an established supplier to supermarkets, high street retailers and fast fashion brands, is currently looking for an experienced Account Manager to come on board to work across their Casual Bottoms and Jackets accounts. If you have at least 5 years' experience working in the same role for a UK based 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 factories 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

  • Manage the critical path with the support of merchandising teams to ensure all specific requirements are adhered to

The Ideal Candidate:

  • At least 5 years' experience working as an Account Manager for a supplier to the UK high street

  • Experience working with Far Eastern factories and with Ladies Casual Bottoms and Jackets

  • Diligent, meticulous and able to work in a fast-paced environment maintaining a high standard of efficiency

  • Excellent negotiation skills and a decisive character

  • Confident, tenacious and able to hit the ground running

What you will get in return:

  • £35k, dependent on experience

  • The opportunity to work with an established global supplier


Shabnam Choudhary

If this Account Manager role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference SC58291/003_1561471624.