Key Account Manager - Automotive Aftermarket

Key Account Manager - Automotive Aftermarket

Job Title: Key Account Manager - Automotive Aftermarket
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Up to £50000 per annum
Reference: 14380/002_1519900685
Contact Name: Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 01, 2018 10:38

Job Description



An amazing opportunity to join a manufacturing business with complete UK dominance in four out of six product categories, selling through multiple channels with hundreds of highly successful products within each category.

They have a reputation for product innovation, an instantly recognisable brand and a reputable history of success underpinning it all and you could be a Key Account Manager who develops customer relationships to drive their sales forwards.

Within the role of Key Account Manager, typical responsibilities will be to:

  • Manage your Key Customers, which will include buying groups and large multi-site distributors.
  • Establish strong working relationships with the key influences in each business.
  • Ensure strategic account development plans are in place and continually updated.
  • Use reporting and analysis to increase turnover and profit
  • Analyse and prepare customer price increases ensuring that commercial consideration is balanced.
  • Engage with Product management to deliver promotional initiatives to support category management with target business.
  • Achieve all sales and targets set, using data analysis to chase gaps and business lost.
  • Conduct regular reviews with internal stakeholders.
  • Maintain and develop a network within your existing customers and a new customer base.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have experience in dealing with Buying Groups.
  • Have aftermarket experience.
  • Have strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be a customer focused team player.
  • Be prepared to travel to customer sites around the country.
  • Be highly numerate with solid commercial acumen.
  • Have an analytical background, and be able to manipulate data.
  • Be highly organised with regards to planning, preparation, execution and follow up.

On Offer

  • Salary up to £50,000 plus bonus.
  • 25 days holiday plus Statutory days.
  • Pension.
  • Health care
  • Car (Mercedes/BMW/Audi)
  • Flexibility on location.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader and interviews are taking place over the next two weeks please click 'apply now' to send your CV to:

Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser

Morgan Ryder Associates

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.