Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Account Manager, Cheshire

County / State: Cheshire

Category: New Product Development, Sales and Marketing

Reference: AJT894328a

Consultant: Abigail Taylor

Start date: Asap

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum (Base) plus pension and healthcare


Account Manager, Project Manager, Customer Implant - all words that could be used to describe this unique and exciting foodie opportunity.

Job Description

Are you travelling too much every week and like the idea of a local site based role?

Are you looking for more freedom and autonomy?

Are you looking for a business in huge growth mode with the potential to manage their largest customer?

This is genuinely a unique opportunity requiring strong account relationship skills alongside food manufacturing and production knowledge. The role will be pivotal to the day to day management and development of a large key customer within foodservice sector. Working at pace the role will manage a number of briefs at one time with the customer and build a strategic partnership.

You will be able to confidently manage all internal stakeholders across technical, NPD, supply chain and commercial, as well as externally managing customer expectations in line with lead times, costing, factory capabilities and restrictions.

This business is an innovative multi-category locally renowned food business working with major UK foodservice and QSR customers. They are a hard working but social close knit team with full support from a visible and entrepreneurial leadership team.

This a hybrid role that requires account management skills mixed with a technical food knowledge and to be successful you will ;-

  • Most importantly be working within a food manufacturing business and have a genuine culinary passion.

  • Be able to demonstrate an innovative food background working within a customer facing role.

  • Be an absolute team player who can demonstrate accountability and influence.

  • Have managed large complex customers within either foodservice, QSR, casual dining or retail


If this role has caught your interest and you feel you possess the relevant skills and experience then apply with you CV today. Alternatively, if you have any questions or you wish to discuss the role in more detail please contact me directly.

REF. AJT894328a By Focus Management

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