About the company
waterdrop® is an Austrian brand providing innovative solutions to encourage the well-being of consumers by offering premium products and experiences surrounding the quintessence of life — water.
Drink More Water, together we grow.
All the great people here at waterdrop have been shaking up the market with our innovative microdrinks, microteas and microenergys that make drinking more water fun, convenient and more sustainable. We’re proud to have saved countless plastic bottles in the process as well as having significantly reduced carbon emissions compared to pre-filled beverages. Following our rapid growth to well over 1 million satisfied customers, 20+ stores across Europe and the US, numerous dedicated B2B customers and being listed in over 11,000 retail markets, we can’t wait to take this journey to the next level.
As a Senior Key Account Manager (m/f/d), you develop strategies to maximize sales and profitability for all retail accounts in Italy - including evaluating performance of competition and implementing strategy to increase market share.
You own the P&L for retail accounts
You maintain and grow accounts to continue current trade and introduce new product areas to drive incremental sales
You provide accurate forecasting for each retailer at the SKU level
You develop strong, effective relationships with internal & external stakeholders
You manage the administrative duties of Sales Team in compiling business information, tracking project timelines
You keep track of lead and delivery timelines
You have full budget responsibility
You have extensive experience (6+years) in a national sales function with a proven track record of meeting and exceeding sales targets
Your experience in the food or beverage industry is essential
You bring an organized, results and relationships oriented approach to landing/managing key accounts and maximizing sales
You have an existing network in the retail industry and access to a buyers’ network
You are able to work in a fast-paced environment, understand & build new processes and interact well with all cross functional departments
You have strong analytical and Excel skills
ambitious and international team, individual development opportunities, €1000, - gross annual training budget, MyClubs sports vouchers, Lunch allowance of € 5, - per working day, Discount on your waterdrop purchases, free merchandising items, legendary summer and Christmas parties, monthly sports events
The salary for this position is approximately EUR 70,000 gross per year, depending on qualifications and suitability.