Key Account Manager – Food Service Industry

Our client is looking for a Key Account Manager for their Mississauga office.

 

Responsibilities:

  •  Identify and aggressively develop new customer relationships and sales opportunities;
  • Strive to exceed monthly sales targets through conducting cold calls and following up on opportunities;
  • Create strategies and execute to achieve sales goals;
  • Develop relationships with food brokers and manage them as a core strategy to develop sales leads;
  • Close deals in a timely manner;
  • Identify industry trends and provide suggestions to management on product innovation and other tools required to expand customer base
  • Work well within the company, forging relationships within all departments.
  • Other duties as required

 

Required Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in sales in B2B food sales
  • Prior experience in managing food brokers
  • Understanding of wholesale, warehousing and transportation would be an asset;
  • Proven ability to identify and close sales opportunities;
  • Track record of over-achieving quota
  • Familiarity with different sales techniques and pipeline management
  • Microsoft office competency
  • Strong communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Self motivated and driven

 

Application Instructions:

To apply, please send a resume to Shannon Terpstra at terpstra@summitsearchgroup.com.

 

Summit Search Group is a fair and equitable search firm. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

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Mississauga, ON

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Key Account Manager – Food Service Industry

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