Mercury Search and Selection

Account Executive | Carton Packaging | North West

Location
North West
Salary
£25k + benefits
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
08 Sep 2017
Ref
DRHA14928
Discipline
Packaging
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Backed by the resources of a multi-million pound group, our client is a recognised global leader in the design and manufacture of carton packaging for a full range of industries. Due to strong company growth and a continued emphasis to maintain advantage over their competitors, there is now an exciting opportunity for an Account Executive to join their expanding group.


Account Executive | Carton Packaging | North West | £25k


Backed by a global network of specialised production plants and all available state of the art technologies in pre-print, printing and finishing, as one of the world’s largest manufacturers of folding cartons this company offers a complete range of carton board, fluted materials, and board-based composites for a full range of applications and market sectors.


As Account Executive, you will have a proven customer services background within the packaging or print sector.


On a day-to-day basis your duties will include:

  • Generating sales orders including all the necessary details required by production/operations
  • Liaising with estimating and production
  • Ensuring correct stock rotation
  • Purchasing, managing and optimising board stocks
  • Attending customer visits on or off site as required
  • Arranging CAD samples and resolving any invoice queries
  • Other duties as required


The successful candidate will be very familiar with the manufacture of packaging and be comfortable working under pressure to deadlines.


Additional attributes required:

  • Proven proficiency in English and Maths
  • Ability to act proactively and with limited direct supervision
  • Interpersonal skills necessary to sustain effective relationships with employees at all levels and external customers and suppliers
  • Ability to work accurately with flexibility and enthusiasm


A company that takes pride in being at the forefront of their industry sector, with a number of sites located across the UK and a growing client base, this is a fantastic opportunity offering excellent training and development, helping towards developing a highly successful career within a worldwide organisation.