Date: 18 Nov 2023

Location: HADDENHAM, GB, HP17 8LB

Company: McCormick & Company

Account Manager
Based: Haddenham(hybrid)


Responsible for managing key customers in the UK Discounters channel.  This area is a strategic growth area for McCormick UK Consumer division.  Growth must be driven in a sustainable, defensible & profitable manner.  This role is a fantastic opportunity to make your mark in McCormick and could be a stepping board to future roles within the business.


As a Account Manager you will:


  • Accountable for achievement of sales and profit targets (NSV and GP).
  • Drive share in account through driving aspects such as distribution, NPD, share of space and activation aligned to brand plans
  • Participate in formulation of joint business plans and implement with Key Customers
  • Track defined company measures and propose remedial actions to address gaps.
  • Ensure that negotiations with accounts for fiscal terms and profit levels are well planned, agreed and budgeted and ensure all activities are effectively planned and executed with excellence.
  • Keep abreast of industry and account specific trends, competitor activity and communicate with Consumer team as required.
  • Work with appropriate internal teams (category management, marketing, supply chain, technical, R&D) to define strategy and ensure execution of agreed plans


To be successful in this role you should:


  • Have FMCG experience
  • Operated as an Account Manager or Account Executive
  • Ideally worked within the Discounters channel
  • Excellent relationship building and communication skills
  • Good commercial understanding
  • Able to confidently present to customers and internal stakeholders
  • Strong analytical skills to be able to derive opportunity from insight and data
  • Possess a “Growth mindset”
  • Degree qualified
  • Strong Excel skills
  • UK Valid Driving Licence



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