Account Executive - Luxury Packaging

  • Job Reference: PK6780
  • Date Posted: 15 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Future Recruitment Ltd
  • Website: https://www.futurerecruitment.com
  • Location: East of England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £OPEN (Depending on Experience)
  • Sector: Account manager, Packaging, Sales
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

NEW VACANCY! (PK6780)
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE - LUXURY PACKAGING
COMMUTABLE FROM CAMBRIDGESHIRE / HERTFORDSHIRE / BEDFORDSHIRE

£OPEN (Depending on Experience) + 23 Days Holiday (Moving to 25 Days on Length of Service) + Healthcare + Phone + Statutory Pension
Hours of Work:

9:00am - 5:30pm Monday to Thursday
9:00am - 5:00am Fridays
Our client is a global packaging development company who offer innovative, premium packaging solutions to luxury brands predominantly in the health & beauty, spirits, homeware, candles, watches and fine fragrance markets.
They are currently looking to recruit a Account Executive who will be supporting the Senior Account Management team to deliver a first-class service to the company's elite clientele, leading to eventually working with their own accounts.
Responsibilities / Requirements:
  • As part of the Account Management team, you will be required to liaise with Product Development, Quality and Colour Management, Logistics and Finance teams
  • Dealing with the company's vast client base, you will support in taking detailed briefs and interpreting for their supplier base
  • Cost management, working with their suppliers to gain and negotiate competitive prices to maintain profit margins
  • Project information management, where you will need to collate and manage all Technical and Quality documents relevant to each enquiry
  • Management of financial data, purchase orders, invoicing and P&L
  • You will be required to manage the production, delivery and quality of samples
  • Liaise with internal Logistics teams on costs and schedules
  • Data processing, working with internal process management software systems (MS TEAMs, Sage etc.)
  • Liaising with internal Marketing teams for project launches
Attributes:
  • Time Management and multi-tasking
  • Attention to detail
  • Packaging experience ideal but not necessary
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Client relations
  • Supplier management
  • Team player
  • Working under pressure and to deadlines
  • Self-starter and is able to work independently
  • Creative thinker