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Graduate Job Graduate Account Manager (FMCG)

Vacancy Type: Graduate Job
Employer: Discovery
Reference: J164
Salary: £20-21K  

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Specialist food manufacturer seek a talented graduate to join its award winning team in Hampshire. This role would be ideally suited to commercially minded graduates seeking a career in the FMCG market.

What is exciting about this role?
This is a fantastic opportunity for commercially minded graduates seeking a career within the FMCG market.

As a Graduate Account Manager you will be responsible for the day to day management of smaller client accounts as well as identifying and developing other opportunities with new clients. This role will involve a high level of client contact as well as the chance to get involved with other areas of the business including marketing and logistics.

What we do?
We are an award winning business who specialise in producing food products for retailers across the UK and Europe.


Where do you come in?
As a Graduate Account Manager you will be involved in many exciting areas of this expanding and successful company. The role will involve liaising and building relationships with a portfolio of existing clients as well as seeking out new opportunities with other retailers and wholesalers. The role will also provide the opportunity to get involved with other aspects of the business including marketing, logistics and product development. This is a stimulating and demanding role therefore candidates must self-starters who are able to work on their own initiative and demonstrate commercial awareness.

What you need to demonstrate?
We are looking for strong interpersonal and presentation skills because this role will involve a lot of face to face contact with new and existing clients. It is essential that you build rapport, promote ideas, and speak fluently and confidently. You will be working with a supportive close-knit team so we are looking for individuals who are adaptable, supportive and empathetic. We want ambitious people who are adept at organising themselves, maintaining quality, adaptable, have a positive attitude, and most importantly an enterprising spirit.

Candidates applying for this position must have a business related degree (ideally achieving a 2.1 or above). Preferably you will have some commercial exposure such as an industrial placement or relevant work experience. You must also hold a full UK driving licence.

If you are successful we will be legally required to ensure you are eligible to work in the UK. Before you apply please check your eligibility

All applications will be assessed by Discovery Graduates. We believe that every graduate is capable of getting a good graduate job given the right support, advice and training and we only work with companies who recognise the value that the right graduate can bring to their business.

Location: Any Location, South East England, UK locations

Recruiter Details

Discovery Graduates
0121 212 3111

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