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Junior Account Manager

Job Title: Junior Account Manager
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 3939_1663946623
Contact Name: Shelley Pinto
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

A new opportunity has arisen with an established successful and financially sound ladieswear supplier to several large retailers and supermarkets throughout the UK. Due to continued growth, they are looking for a Junior account manager to assist the Senior Account Manager. This role will be varied day to day and offers excellent training and career progression, it could suit a graduate or someone with 1-2 years experience looking to further their career

Main Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Assisting and supporting Sales Exec across multiple functions
  • Receiving parcels, booking samples in, booking out to customers
  • Arranging TNT and taxi's
  • Chasing up cost sheets
  • Looking after trim approvals - receiving and sending to customer
  • Responsible for buying and marketing samples
  • Liaising with BD & HK teams
  • Follow up at meetings with any action plans
  • Work closely with the in-house design team
  • Maintain an accurate critical path and update
  • Create costings and progress to final approval.

Person Requirements

  • Fashion related degree
  • Strong admin and organisation skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • 1-2 yrs in sales/account management experience within a supplier background or recent graduate would be considered for this role
  • Ability to demonstrate confidence, agility, and determination
  • Ability to think quickly, ensuring the process is managed and delivered on time with the right-first-time approach.
  • Display a positive mental attitude, always can do.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to all audiences.
  • Accuracy and strong attention to detail.
  • Able to work in Leicester office 5 days a week