Macildowie are currently looking for a Key Account Manager to work for a quirky business based in Leicester City centre. As a client facing Account Manager you will be accountable for planning and managing small sized projects directly with the client, whilst assisting Account Managers on larger projects.
This is a full time permanent position which offers hybrid flexibility and flexible working hours.
THE ROLE & YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:
Preparing, managing and owning all project timelines
Costing and management of project budgets
Project resource management internally and externally
Identifying risks to CPA, Budgets and Quality
Being responsible for all aspects of a project from prototype to production
Owning all project documentation
Negotiating with internal factory, suppliers, and sub-contractors
Ensuring highest quality standards in communication, information and production
Set the standards and methodology to be used in a project
Ensuring that all relevant processes are followed on projects
Proposing process or production improvements
Communicating accurately with BU team members, clients and factories
Managing complex bills of material and communication of these to multiple stakeholders to ensure project success
EXPERIENCE SOUGHT IN THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE:
Strong administration skills
Very detail driven
Enthusiasm! The solutions will not always present themselves, successful candidate will have to demonstrate a problem-solving mentality
Ability to coordinate with other departments to work towards a shared goal
Comfortable working in Excel
Comfortable managing suppliers
Strong commercial understanding, ability to present new ways of working and bringing new ideas to old processes
Work under time pressure, our industry is fast paced
Strong team player
Confident working with clients and stakeholders
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