Account Manager - Ladies Knitwear

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
North West
County :
Greater Manchester
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Category :
Contract type :
Availability :
Full time
Years experience :
Less than 2 years
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Job description

Our client is one of the leading Manufacturers and suppliers of Ladies Fashion Knitwear to the major High street retailers in the UK and Europe. They are currently looking to recruit an experienced well connected Account Manager for their department. They are looking for an experienced Knitwear Account Manager who can build long lasting relationships with all customers/factories and suppliers and can bring fresh ideas to drive the business.
Candidates must have a proven track record as an Account Manager from an background working for a major UK based fashion manufacturer / importer with factories worldwide.
You will need to demonstrate and excellent track record of working with UK Multiple Retailers, Department Stores and the Value Sector.

The successful candidate will:

- Have a successful track record in fashion Knitwear
- Understand the UK Fashion products market.
- Be an excellent communicator with well-developed sales skills.
- Work closely with factories and customers to ensure they meet their sample deadlines.
- Ability to work to deadlines in a fast paced, high volume business.
- Can travel to HONGKONG and CHINA often and also overseas trade shows.
- Can work with sales and customer independently.
- Will lead an example and motivate the team to exceed company targets and sales.