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National Account Manager

Date: Feb 17, 2021

Location: Brampton, ON, CA, L6T 1E5

Company: Novolex Holdings, LLC

At Novolex, we take pride in supporting our families across the globe. Our team is rich in diversity and our entrepreneurial culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork. Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth.



Job Title: National Account Manager
Reports to: VP Sales
Department: Sales
Company: Polarpak Co.
Reporting Site: Foodservice – Montreal. 
Work Location: Located home office/ work remotely in Ontario



Job purpose
The National Account Manager (NAM) will be a key part of the Canadian Foodservice team. This role is responsible for delivering on the existing sales plan metrics, manage a diverse base of the existing business, and land new business opportunities with new and existing customers. 


Job Duties
•    Establish deep and wide relationships with existing customer base constantly looking for new ways to grow.
•    Develop and deliver new opportunities with both new and existing customers.
•    Work collaboratively across many functions to deliver the following key goals

  • With the Pricing team to maintain and grow profitability,
  • With Customer Service team to foster healthy customer fill rates and manage through supply and service challenges.
  • With the Supply chain and Operations team to build and own sales forecasts, execute new service models, etc.

•    Plan and present regular business reviews with Key Accounts.
•    Provide weekly updates for VP Sales detailing key activities and action plans.
•    Utilize new and existing sales tools and methodologies (i.e. CRM) to track and win new opportunities
•    Be the best-market ambassador for WNA, Polar, and Novolex and drive for new cross-sell opportunities. 
•    Any other duties as assigned by Management.


Job Requirements
•    Post-Secondary Education
•    5 years related to Foodservice Key Account/NAM experience required. 
•    Experience in developing sales plans and reports.
•    Proven track record of hitting sales goals/targets.  
•    Competitive spirit, passion for winning, and ability to marshal resources towards achieving results. 
•    Knowledge of the packaging industry is an asset.  CPG experience is also considered beneficial.
•    Superior time management skills, analytical skills, multitasking skills, and the ability to prioritize tasks with minimal supervision are essential. 
•    Ability to work remotely / home office-based.
•    Strong command of Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, PowerPoint, Word) with superior skills in Excel  
•    Team player and capable of thinking outside the box.
•    Ability to make sound, timely, and accurate judgments while supporting reasoning for decisions. 
•    Professional, responsive, and a positive work attitude.
•    Some travel may be required inclusive of customer and industry events, trade shows


Please no recruiting agencies

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

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Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact Jamie Wells at hrcompliance@novolex.com.