National Account Manager

Internal applicants only

  • London or Nottingham
  • Full-time

Don't miss your opportunity to become part of our Great British beauty brand…Don’t miss your opportunity to become part of our Great British beauty brand! We’re looking for a National Account Manager to join our growing brand to deliver the Liz Earle Beauty magic. Working within the Commercial team, you will be looking after a multimillion pound retail account; developing strong relationships to optimise growth via the benefits of collaborative trade partnerships.  With our unique brand story, expertise in all things naturally active and continuous growth, this is an exciting opportunity to be part of something truly special!

As a National Account Manager your key responsibilities will be broken down to commercial agreements and relationships, partnership marketing and the delivery of performance with 3rd party retailers.  You will work closely with the Marketing team creating strategy, whilst remaining agile to retail trends, opportunities and strategic needs and manage relationships with Supply (internal and with retailer) to ensure consistently high service levels.

In addition, you will be focussed in monitoring, managing and optimising wholesale performance, accurate launch and continuity forecasting and dynamic inventory and assortment management.  Delivery will be supported by the Commercial Assistant, whose account management skills will be developed with your guidance. 

You will be responsible for the account P&L, balancing investment with wholesale opportunities to deliver agreed profit levels. 

So, who are we looking for?

To be successful for the role you will be degree educated with two or more years previous experience at similar National Account level. You will have specific talent for utilising your analytical skills to inform decision making and strategy and display a high level of commerciality, as well as being experienced in building strong relationships with retailers.  

With a genuine interest and passion for all things beauty and skincare, you will thrive in the world of fast-paced premium retail and global brands. A strong and diplomatic team player, you will communicate with ease at all levels and have a knack for working cross-functionally, both internally and externally. Furthermore, you will continuously operate within the remit of our  Precious Recipe: - We Care MoreWe Never SettleWe Are One Team, ensuring you approach each task or interaction with the care and attention expected when operating in premium retail.

To flourish at Liz Earle Beauty, you will be comfortable with ambiguity and change, approaching each day with positivity and resilience whilst taking full ownership for your deliverables.

What we can offer you:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK’s fastest growing premium skincare brands, whilst working closely with our WBA counterparts and taking the growth of our great British brand to the next level! 

As National Account Manager you will be working as part of a high-performing team, building and protecting our beautiful brand and ensuring world class execution. With our unique brand story, a team of experts around you and active investment on your development, this is your chance to be part of something special. 

In addition to a competitive salary, our benefits include (but are not limited to) a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, life insurance, 50% personal product discount and a goodie box each month! #joinlizearle

How to apply

  • Email
  • Copy and paste the job type and location of the role you are applying for in the subject line.
  • Attach your CV, covering letter and current salary details.
  • Closing date: Tuesday 8th December 2020

Please note

Due to the high volume of applications that we receive for our roles, we are unable to personally reply to all applications and only successful candidates will be contacted. Please do feel free to apply again in the future if you see something else you are interested in.

Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. Liz Earle Beauty Co. is an equal opportunities employer, part of Walgreens Boots Alliance. We work closely with our Global Brands recruitment partners within the wider WBA and may share your information internally for recruitment purposes only. Where we do this, we ensure they give your information the same level of care and security as we do in accordance with GDPR. If your application is unsuccessful, we will retain your details for a period of twelve (12) months and may contact you about alternative vacancies.