Ladieswear Account Manager - Manchester

Ladieswear Account Manager - Manchester

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Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for an Account Manager with excellent customer facing skills as well as a head for numbers, who is looking for a new challenge and the chance to work with quality retailers at the premium end of the high street. You must be extremely organised, highly analytical, commercially astute and able to professionally represent the business when meeting with customers. This is an exciting opportunity with a friendly, successful company that are passionate about the products they sell and fulfilling their customer’s needs.

Ideal candidate will have experience of working for a manufacturer as opposed to an FOB importer. Knowledge of European and CMT manufacturing would be beneficial.

Account Manager – The Role

  • Build relationships with key customer accounts, presenting to them professionally both in the showroom and on location at their offices
  • Managing the critical path on a daily basis
  • Problem solve - look to find solutions to issues that may cause delivery delay
  • Overcome production faults and issues and report these to the necessary people
  • Liaising with in-house design, sales, buying and technical teams
  • Consistently update both the customer and internal team on price changes, timescales etc.
  • Planning, monitoring and altering production and delivery schedules
  • Costings and price negotiation
  • Attending customer meetings

Account Manager – The Candidate

  • 4 – 5 years minimum experience in front facing account management & from a fashion background
  • Solid experience of managing the critical path
  • Experience of liaising directly with the customers with polished presentation skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
  • Excellent IT and numeracy skills
  • Candidates must have good problem solving skills, be extremely organised and highly analytical

Please apply with your updated CV to d.sierra-cuesta@peoplemarketing.co.uk

If the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

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