Account Manager - Supply Chain

My client is a procurement and supply chain consultant, who works together with an internationally known food & drinks provider. They are growing their team in Germany and are looking for an Account Manager to join their Düsseldorf office. This is an unlimited and permanent role working towards the DACH market.


Account Manager (m/f) Supply Chain
- Düsseldorf – permanent contract -


Your responsibilities

As the new Account Manager you will be the main point of contact to your clients across the DACH region. Together with the Distribution Manager, it will be your responsibility to make sure that the day-to-day supply chain activities with the distribution partners run smoothly and that your clients’ needs are met. In case of issues, problems or questions, it is your responsibility to help problem solve and also be the interface towards your clients.

Other responsibilities will include:

  • Be the main point of contact for your clients, make sure their needs are met
  • With new clients, be in charge of the on-boarding and potential training
  • Day to day distribution management including implementation of new products and price changes, including stock management for current and future promotions and trials
  • Liaise with the Distribution Manager on any distribution issues and work to resolve them
  • Work closely together with Marketing team to ensure that all communication towards the clients is relevant and timely
  • Assist with new product development
  • Work closely with the distributors and other stakeholders to gather feedback and insight in order to improve processes.
  • Work closely together with the Junior Account Manager and support in their further development and training and support them in their day-to-day role


Your qualities

To succeed in this role, you will bring the following qualities with you:

  • Experience in similar account management and customer service role
  • Experience of supply chain and distribution management
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written, including presenting), in German
  • Good spoken English language skills
  • Excellent planning, organisation, and time management skills
  • Analysis – collate, evaluate, and manipulate data
  • Strong customer focus and service skills
  • Good computer skills for data analysis (formulas, looks ups, pivot tables etc.)


Your benefits

You will be working in an international environment where you will be using your German and English language skills interchangeably. This is a great opportunity for an experienced account manager.

Interested? Please send your CV with the reference number 345156 to Karin Furberg or give me a call at 069-219 32218. I look forward to hearing from you!



Karin Furberg

Team: Sales & Marketing - Germany

Languages: German, English & Swedish

About Karin:

Karin has been with Euro London Appointments since 2007 and has specialised on positions in Sales and Marketing. She recruits both junior and senior candidates for roles based across Germany. Having herself moved to Germany from Sweden in 2000, she is in a unique position to understand and be able to assist international candidates coming to Germany looking for a new job and start.