Account Manager

Job reference: 012835

Location: Tamworth

Closing date: Not specified

Department: Telesales

Hours per week: 37.5 hrs

Sales Account Manager - working Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm,  office based - Tamworth 

Brakes are looking to recruit an Account Manager to look after a portfolio of customers. If you have the sales ability,  as well as a strong relationship building background - this could be the perfect step for you to start your career with Brakes - developing into a field sales rep and onwards...

Benefits include: Up to £18,773 Basic salary, Up to £2000 bonus earnings per quarter, OTE £26773 free parking, discounted products and services, brilliant reward and recognition scheme, excellent career development and much more! 

From nachos in Newark to a hotpot in a hospital, from canapés in Coventry to whole lobster at a Michelin starred restaurant, we deliver over 1.5 million items to our customers each and every day.  Your local pub, your favourite restaurant, your children’s schools all have one thing in common – Brakes UK. We’re growing and we’re always on the lookout for people who share our big appetite for success.

As a Brakes Account Manager, you’ll be responsible for maintaining and developing existing customer relationships,  to ensure future sales,  by building and strengthening customer relationships.  You’ll assist in the achievement of the department’s targets and objectives, ensuring profitable sales growth is met / exceeded. You will also be responsible for slowing down the rate of decline within the Independent sector, and gaining a Full understanding of why business, if any, has been lost, and being able to report this back through the Team Leader.

 You'll be a valuable member of the Team, contributing to the success of our business whilst working with a great team of people and having fun along the way! 


You’ll be a natural people person and problem solver with a real drive to deliver results.  You will also enjoy working within a team and ensuring that you hit targets and achieve results in a true ‘One Brakes’ way. Above all you will be on a mission to deliver the best solution and best experience to your customers – both internal and external.  And of course, you’ll be proud to live and breathe our values:

  • Caring passionately for our customers
  • Doing the right thing
  • Working together as one team
  • Being the best we can be


Here at Brakes UK, we have a simple mission – to help businesses who serve food to thrive.  And as we have been serving chefs across the food industry for nearly 60 years, with a business built on quality, reliability, innovation and trust, it’s no surprise that we know what we’re doing.  

And with a culture where everyone works together as one team to be the best we can be, with a real focus on our brilliant people, there is no doubt that we have the right ingredients to make your career a successful one.  If you’re looking for development we can help you achieve your aspirations. We have clear career paths and learning programmes which will support you at every step of the way – We also have a whole range of Apprenticeships and a Graduate Programme so there really is something for you at every level of your career whether you are just starting out or are a seasoned professional.  And being part of Sysco – the Global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products; the opportunities really are endless. 

 If this isn’t enough, we offer a whole realm of fantastic benefits and incentives including

  • Discounts on products and services
  • Clear career pathways and development
  • Excellent rewards and recognition schemes
  • Pension plan
  • Additional holiday purchase





The closing date for this job has now passed.