European Account Manager

  • Job Reference: AW4369
  • Date Posted: 17 January 2019
  • Recruiter: u&i Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Sales
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Angela Wilkinson
  • Email: angelaw@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

Our client produces chemicals, polymers, fabrics and fibres that deliver products incorporated into your clothing, your car, and even your carpet. They are looking for a future leader with a high motivation and ambitious drive to join their Performance Materials business.

European Account Manager - The role:
The purpose of this role is to manage and grow a range of accounts across Europe in various markets.

  • You will drive growth through your understanding of market value dynamics, developing the existing business and finding new opportunities for your product. 
  • Build new and extend current networks to become the preferred partner.
  • Working with senior teams to formulate strategies and assess priorities.
  • Work alongside the product development and production teams to optimise opportunities and innovate in both products and work streams.

European Account Manager - The candidate:

  • Degree level educated with some customer service experience. 
  • A commercial thinker with the ability to understand technical textile markets.
  • Driven, entrepeneurial and proactive. 
  • Willingness and ability to travel abroad - this role will ultimately require up to 50% of your time travelling around Europe. 
  • German language skills desirable but not essential. 

European Account Manager - The package:
- Competitive package including optional private healthcare membership and pension scheme.