National Account Manager
Auckland, NZ
6d ago


Brambles companies, including CHEP, help move more goods to more people, in more places than any other organisation on earth.

Our 330 million pallets, crates and containers are continuously in motion, forming the invisible backbone of the global supply chain and the world’s biggest brands trust us to help them transport their goods more efficiently, sustainably and safely.

As pioneers of the sharing economy, Brambles created one of the world's most sustainable logistics businesses through the share and reuse of its platforms under a model known as pooling’.

Brambles primarily serves the fast-moving consumer goods (e.g. dry food, grocery, and health and personal care), fresh produce, beverage, retail and general manufacturing industries.

The Group employs more than 10,000 people and operates in over 60 countries with its largest operations in North America and Western Europe.

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Job Description

Are you an experienced Key / National Account Manager looking to join a global ASX listed organisation and take the next step in your career?

As a valued part of the Sales and Support Services team, your role will be to manage a portfolio of CHEP’s key current customers primarily in the FMCG food and beverage sector for retention and growth.

Maintaining strong relationships with all levels of your customer base will be key to success. This role will be based out of our Auckland head office in Wiri and reports directly to the National Sales Manager.

The key responsibilities of this role include :

  • Protect CHEP’s current business and develop and execute expansion initiatives for existing customers
  • Actively engage customers to understand how CHEP can support their supply chain activity
  • Conduct major commercial negotiations with Key Customer Accounts, to maximise growth opportunities
  • Maintain structured call plans with a proactive customer approach and response
  • Actively defend competitive threats through understanding your customer needs, developing solutions to prevent market share loss and formalising relationships with structured agreements
  • Establish regular forecast, review and innovation meetings
  • Collaborate with operations teams to ensure supply and understand seasonal influences
  • The ideal candidate will possess the following skills, experience and qualifications :

  • B2B sales experience and relationship selling; food industry experience would be highly regarded
  • Tertiary qualifications in Business, Logistics or a related field
  • Strong relationship management, influencing, negotiation and leadership skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A solid level of financial and commercial acumen
  • Ability to work effectively both autonomously and as part of a team
  • Preferred Education

    Bachelors Logistics Management

    Preferred Level of Work Experience

    5 7 years

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to developing a diverse workforce in which everyone is treated fairly, with respect, and has the opportunity to contribute to business success while realizing his or her potential.

    This means harnessing the unique skills and experience that each individual brings and we do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state, or local protected class.

    Individuals fraudulently misrepresenting themselves as Brambles or CHEP representatives have scheduled interviews and offered fraudulent employment opportunities with the intent to commit identity theft or solicit money.

    Brambles and CHEP never conduct interviews via online chat or request money as a term of employment. If you have a question as to the legitimacy of an interview or job offer, please contact us at recruitment

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