National Account Executive

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LOCATION

Wrexham

SALARY

£24,000 - £29,000 (DOE)

SHIFTS

Monday to Friday

JOB TYPE

Permanent

Due to our continued growth and success we are looking for a National Account Executive to join our Commercial team based in Wrexham (LL13 9UG). The hours of work for these roles are Monday to Friday 08:30hrs to 17:00hrs.

What would you get for working here?

If you have the National Account Executive experience and skills we are looking for then you will receive a total reward package that includes:

  • A competitive salary of £24k to £29k p/a (DOE)
  • 8% Combined Pension Contribution
  • 28 days annual leave (Inc of Bank Holidays)
  • £250 refer-a-friend scheme
  • Access to an exclusive employee benefits/discounts platform where you can save £££s on your everyday spends
  • Excellent coffee machines available free-of-charge
  • Professional development opportunities and qualifications
  • A progressive working environment that puts its people at the heart of what it does
  • Great opportunity for career development

What would you be doing?

Our Vision as a business is to be the “Go-to” supplier of bakery products, working nationally with retailers such as M&S and Waitrose on their premium private label range and regionally through the Village Bakery brand. In achieving this vision, we want to be recognised as a family business that continually invests in the future through the development of our people, quality and food safety culture, equipment and processes.

As a National Account Executive you would join our team working with Senior and National Account Managers on exciting new commercial opportunities within the Bakery and Morning Goods sector.  This will involve diving into the numbers of data providers, such as Kantar, to understand what’s on-trend and what consumers ae looking for in order to make strong recommendations for that next big category gap filling product!

You’ll also lead on our Social Media platforms, helping to promote the Village Bakery brand through these various platforms.

What skills and qualifications would you need?

To be a successful National Account Manager within the Village Bakery you will need to demonstrate the following skills, qualifications and attributes:

Essential

  • You’ll be keen, hungry and looking to get a marketing role in a fast-paced and ever-changing industry
  • You’ll be comfortable working with data, hot on the numbers, but also have the wider commercial awareness to be able to pull valuable insights from that data to help put together engaging presentations for retailers with a bit of creative flair.
  • You’ll have excellent presentation skills and an eye for detail
  • You’ll have experience and be comfortable with using Social Media platforms such as LinkedIn or Facebook

Desirable

  • Degree educated, ideally within a Business, Food or Psychology subject
  • Experience working with data from providers such as Kantar

So, who are we? If you haven’t heard of us before we are a family owned and managed Craft Bakery producing an award-winning range of Bread, Morning Goods, Pies and gluten free products.

Our business has been producing products in this category since 1964 and since then we have grown in success due to our reputation for quality, innovation and technical experience. As a result of this continued growth, we now operate from a number of world class and well invested bakeries in and around Wrexham, including our dedicated Gluten free site ‘Gluten Freedom’ and our state-of-the-art ‘Super Bakery’ at Ash Road. 

If you would like to join our award-winning, quality-driven team please use the ‘apply now’ link and follow the on-line application instructions.

We look forward to welcoming you to our team soon!

 

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