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Key Accounts Manager - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #13821
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Retail/Wholesale/FMCG
Job Role Key Accounts Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Neg

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian

Job Description

Lusaka, Zambia
  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our Client currently requires the services of a Key Accounts Manager who will be reporting into the National Sales Manager

The candidate will Lead and manage execution of Local Key Accounts Strategy including Strategic Wholesalers and smaller Key Accounts, ensuring required volume, revenue and margin growth for our brands and packs in these channels.
He/she will be responsible for managing the implementation of execution elements as per the Look of Success for all Key Accounts channels and Alternative Beverages.
The candidate will also be responsible for developing key accounts

Oversee revenue growth management initiatives.
• Manage regional adherence to Supply Chain causals
• Grow Key Accounts and Alternative Beverage Volume and Value
• Maintain and Oversee customer relationships and engagements.
• Align National Wholesaler, Key Accounts and Stills plans to-Company strategy.
• Identify key customer grouping that could potentially form part of key accounts.
• Jointly develop key account customer plans and ensure tactical execution.
• Manage diverse high caliber team and in collaboration with the Marketing team
• Build and maintain effective relationships with Key Account customers.
• Manage national adherence to trading terms and contracts. Implement Stills tactical plan by key accounts customer.
• Manage the implementation of execution elements as per the Look of Success for all key account channels and Alternative Beverages.

Key Skills
• Proven record of accomplishment in Sales – including a Knowledge of Sales and Market trends and needs.
• Inform critical decisions concerning Local Customer Management, AB Development and Key Accounts within a particular geography.
• Strong commercial and analytical capability
• Strong leadership skills

  • Job Role: Key Accounts Manager
  • Industry: Retail / Wholesale / FMCG
  • Salary: Neg

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
• Grade 12 certificate with 5 credits or better
• A business or Commercial related degree from a recognized university
• 5-7years job experience in an FMCG industry. Some General Business Management experience would be an added advantage.

Additional Requirements

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