Relationship building, category development and win-win solutions
As Key Account Manager at Vidinge Grönt the main criteria of success is to increase sales and gross margin for both Coop Danmark and Vidinge Grönt. One of Vidinge Grönt’s major customers is Coop Danmark. In order to develop the already established positive relationship with Coop, the two companies have decided that Vidinge Grönt hires an internal Key Account Manager who will be located at the Coop headquarters in Denmark. The new Key Account Manager will work closely with the Coop Account Managers to develop the fresh cut vegetables and fresh meal categories, and will report to the Chairman of the Board at Vidinge Grönt who also is functioning as the Commercial Director at Vidinge Grönt. Royal Vezet is one of the owners of Vidinge Grönt and you will therefore also be selling their products.
You will be responsible for the sales of fresh cut vegetables, fresh cut fruit, fresh meal salads, fresh pizzas and fresh meals to Coop Danmark. You are responsible for developing new products, designing packaging material and creation of a customer map. Further, you will be responsible for analyzing the current product portfolio and optimizing waste and eliminating out of stock issues.
Your main tasks:
You are a person with the ability to create positive relations and continuously expand your network. You have the ability to influence decisions and create win-win situations. You have good negotiation skills while ensuring that relations are kept intact. You have the ability to work alone, are motivated by analytical work and have a profound interest in food.
Vidinge Grönt and Coop offer the opportunity to have a major impact on the development of a growth category. You will get the opportunity to work in an international environment while on a daily basis interact with a major corporate company.
Travelling: At least three days per week, you will be stationed at the Coop Danmark headquarters in Albertslund. Once per week you will be working out of the Vidinge production facility in Teckomatorp, Sweden. Frequently you will have the opportunity to visit the Royal Vezet production facility in Holland.
Domicile: Albertslund, Denmark and Teckomatorp, Sweden
For more details about the job or the company, please contact Senior Consultant Anders Toftkjær Balling, UniqueConsult on M: +45 29 74 34 88. All applications must be in English and are treated confidentially.
Vidinge Grönt is one of Sweden’s fastest growing companies. Over just a few years Vidinge Grönt has established a dominant position of pre packed salads on the Scandinavian market. The company is a young flexible organization and is influenced by an entrepreneurial atmosphere. Vidinge Grönt now employs 150 people. Royal Vezet is one of the owners of Vidinge Grönt and is the Dutch market leader in fresh cut vegetables. Royal Vezet employs 1,400 people.