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Account Manager

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Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Role Type
£35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Job Ref: J1934_1715876721

Are you a detail-oriented individual with a passion for delivering for operational excellence?

If so I am seeking an Account Manager to join a fast growing business whose clients are all market leaders within the airline sector. This business a leading provider of bespoke catering solutions to travel customers worldwide. As an integral part of their team, you'll play a crucial role in supporting the operations manager in managing systems data, operational processes, and supplier relationships to ensure the smooth running of their global operations.

The business has rapidly grown into a multi-million global operation, who are committed to maintaining the personal touch of a small business service provider. So if you're passionate about delivering excellence and keen to grow with with my client, I want to hear from you.

This role is remotely based but you will need to get to the businesses Kings Cross once a week. So it is essential that you have a great home office set up. There will be occasional travel across UK and Europe.

The successful Accounts Manager will be responsible for:

  • Managing purchase orders, receipts, and the invoicing processes, ensuring compliance and accuracy using Xero account software.
  • Being a the primary point of contact for communications with production units, providing timely responses to inquiries.
  • Liaise with production units to ensure products meet client specifications, resolving any non-conformance issues.
  • Maintain optimal stock levels for production runs and coordinate production activities.
  • Manage supplier invoice matching process and address any invoicing issues.
  • Strengthen logistical relationships to enhance the businesses capabilities in chilled, ambient, and international freight routes
  • Record supplier and customer performance data for KPI tracking.
  • Attend team meetings and contribute to process improvements and initiatives.

To apply for this role you must have:

  • Experience of working within a similar administrative/operational role with reporting and analytical responsibilities.
  • Experience in the food industry, operations, and/or domestic and international freight functions preferred.but not essential
  • Proficiency in Xero Accounting system and Excel (Medium/Advanced) preferred.
  • Strong communication skills in English; additional languages advantageous
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • The ability to build excellent relationships with internal and external stakeholder

This is a remote role working 39 hours per week, Monday to Friday, paying a salary between £35,000 to £45,000 dependent upon experience. The role comes with standard benefits package, 25 days holiday, plus the chance occasional travel across Europe.

If you're a motivated, detail-oriented individual, with a sense of humour, who is happy to role up their sleeves and get involved with every part of the business then please apply now to join this dynamic team.

Please be aware this advert will remain open until the vacancy has been filled. Interviews will take place throughout this period, therefore we encourage you to apply early to avoid disappointment.

Tate is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Tate is committed to promoting equal opportunities. To ensure that every candidate has the best experience with us, we encourage you to let us know if there are any adjustments we can make during the application or interview process. Your comfort and accessibility are our priority, and we are here to support you every step of the way. Additionally, we value and respect your individuality, and we invite you to share your preferred pronouns in your application.

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