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Client Director in Markham at Advantage Solutions

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Markham
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/7/2018

Job Description

Client Director - Canada

At our Company, we grow People, Brands, and Businesses! We are seeking a highly dynamic Client Director who will lead the team for the specific client assignment. Responsible for the overall management, development, and growth of assigned markets. Achieving the market’s Profit and Loss targets, generating new business opportunities, and managing the business unit operations.

Take this opportunity to join North America’s leading business solutions provider and build your career working with amazing people in a growing industry! Apply today!

What we offer:

  • Full-Time Benefits (Health, Dental, Disability, Life, Lifeworks Program)
  • PerkSpot Discounts on Travel, Movies, Cell Phones and more
  • Training and Career Development
  • Generous Paid Time-Off 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop strategic plans to be implemented by customer teams that will achieve client's overall sales objectives while staying within trade spend guidelines.
  • Coordinate and organize category reviews for key categories with key customers. Attend key meetings with customers and their teams.
  • Build strong customer relationships at mid to senior level of the organization.
  • Meet and exceed annual revenue budget by achieving objectives and expanding the Company services where applicable.
  • Work closely with customer teams and administration to ensure the client's proprietary trade planning system is accurate and updated.
  • Ensures workflow and processes are followed as needed to achieve business objectives and maximum level of operational efficiency.

Qualifications:

  • University degree, college diploma or equivalent job-related experience
  • Minimum 5 years progressively responsible experience in the consumer packaged goods industry either with a manufacturer or sales agency
  • 5 years successfully managing a P&L, budgeting and forecasting, managing client expectations either personally or through a team
  • 5 years previous experience with managing direct reports
  • Effective presentation skills; strong people management skills; Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Working knowledge of syndicated data

The Company is one of North America’s leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers, and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. The Company services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today.

The Company welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.  The Company will provide reasonable accommodations, accessible formats, and communication support upon request to persons with disabilities who take part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.  If you require accommodation in connection with the application process, please contact: Recruiter, Talent Acquisition, for external applicants, or, a Supervisor for internal applicants.