Stopgap: Account Manager
London, United Kingdom
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Job description

Do you have B2C retail experience and are interested in joining a close-knit team within a merchandising company?

Account Manager - Up to £35,000 - London


Our client is an established merchandising agency who works internationally in the publishing sector. They pride themselves on their uniqueness, imagination and creativity. With long-standing relationships with leading companies in the world, they supply a wide range of promotional merchandise to many industry sectors.


This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with retail/trade/buying experience or fantastic client management skills. You will be joining a successful promotional merchandising company with long standing relationships with clients and suppliers in the publishing and toy industry.

Your job will be to help manage key accounts to whom the company provide products/merchandise (that are designed in-house). You will be involved in the supplier/buying process as well as liaising with the internal designers regarding the design of the product. You'll provide creative ideas and suggestions to clients but also manage quotation/costings and product prices. You will project manage the delivery schedules and timelines to ensure that clients are in receipt of orders.

Clients are located internationally across Europe and you will liaise daily with China where the company have long-standing supplier relationships.


To be considered for this role you must be a creative and commercially-minded individual. Our client is looking for someone who has strong communication skills and is able to manage and maintain client relationships.

You will:

- have an understanding/experience of the retail and consumer environment - buying/supplier experience is considered a bonus
- be highly organised, with an eye for detail
- be confident in discussing costings and financials with suppliers and clients
- have the ability to anticipate and manage problems, whilst prioritising and escalating where necessary
- be able to speak different languages is appealing, however it is not essential

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established agency that will give you the chance to work on an international scale, with the potential for career progression. They have great offices, in a central location of London and offer bonuses on top of the basic salary.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in, please apply now!

Account Manager - Up to £35,000 - London

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