Aston Jones | Account Manager (French Speaking)
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Account Manager (French Speaking)

Account Manager (French Speaking)

Full Time, Hybrid, Permanent
London, Perivale
Posted 8 months ago

Our client provides recycling solutions worldwide to some of the most recognised brands including Coca Cola, Forbes and P&G but to name a few. They have an unrivalled reputation in industry and due to expediential growth, are now looking to recruit a French Speaking – Account Manager to join their vibrant team based in their Covid secure office in Perivale, London. This is a hybrid role with 2 days remote working available.


Role responsibilities:

  • Serving as primary contact for a portfolio of brand partners
  • Managing external client relationships to satisfaction to ensure renewal and growth
  • Identifying and developing opportunities to drive business value for clients
  • Ensuring all client inquiries are responded to in a timely fashion
  • Identifying & resolving client concerns and troubleshoot and problem solve mostly independently where necessary
  • Proactively driving account growth: Preparing upsell proposals and facilitate cross-sell opportunities with other departments
  • Nurture and expand relationships with day-to day contacts and other key relevant stakeholders of their accounts
  • Negotiate renewal terms
  • Coordinate with internal teams to develop plans for and regularly review programme performance
  • Preparing internal account performance data for their portfolio
  • Creating client-ready documents, including monthly reports (in both Excel and PowerPoint) and custom presentations
  • Provide clients with programme & budget updates and proposals according to their internal budgeting and planning process
  • Managing programme operational flow, pricing files, presentations, and contracts
  • Coordinating internal processes, including monthly invoicing and annual renewal pricing & projection process in conjunction with Operations team
  • Providing project management support for product orders, design projects, and brand activations as needed


Essential requirements:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in an Account Management/Relationship Management role
  • Experience in the FMCG market
  • Proven ability to build and grow client relationships
  • Experience in growing revenue with clients as well as cross and upsells
  • Excellent written and spoken English and French
  • Solid business acumen
  • Solid number literacy and ability to analyse data
  • Strong communicator with excellent presentation skills
  • A creative problem solver capable of thinking outside the box
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (particularly PowerPoint)
  • Solid team player who can collaborate cross-functionally and across cultures
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail, ability to multitask and to prioritise among competing tasks
  • Capability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-volume work environment
  • A sense of resourcefulness, ability to adapt, and positive attitude


What’s on offer:

  • Base salary from £30k to £34k dependent upon experience
  • Great location close to public transport links
  • 25 paid holidays + bank holidays
  • Summer Fridays
  • Optional online Yoga and wellbeing activities
  • Company pension contribution
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Quarterly team engagement
  • Hybrid working – opportunity to work from home up to 2 days per week
  • Work anywhere for 1 month
  • Office exchange programme
  • Regular team incentives and a host of other benefits that will be discussed at interview stage


This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful, growing team of professionals. My client is interviewing now so send your CV asap to be considered for this role.


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Job Features

Job CategorySales
Salary£30000 - £34000 Per Year
Please email your CV to or call 07749455177 to discuss this role. In the body of your email, please include the following reference: AMFS. Without this, we will not be able to process your application. Thanks!
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