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Key Account Manager

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Work type: Full Time
Location: Auckland
Categories: Sales

  • Full time position based in Avondale, Auckland.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and career progression
  • Be part of a global, stable company



As one of the world’s largest providers of distribution and outsourcing services across the Healthcare, Hospitality/Accommodation, Facilities Management, and Food Processing sectors, the opportunities we provide our global team of some 19,000 talented people is endless. Ours is a culture of bringing out the best in people. We do this with a strong entrepreneurial spirit, a firm commitment to training and development, and dedicated leaders who believe that every day is a new day to see new opportunities.



Reporting to the Sales Manager NZ, you will be working alongside a motivated and enthusiastic team. You will focus on the management, sales, margin, and profitability of a portfolio of existing customers in the Healthcare, Aged Care, and Accommodation sector.  In addition to this, identifying and targeting new customers in this market using the relationships built within your professional network.

The core focus is to retain and grow the value of your existing portfolio and win new major customers. You will be responsible for improving the profitability of your existing customers and contribute to our 2021 Healthcare strategy. Having won a new customer, you will be responsible for the implementation and ongoing management and development of strong relationships with key decision makers to maximise the growth potential.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Sales, Margin and Profitable growth from both existing and new customers that meet Bunzl's "ideal customer fit" criteria
  • Helping buyers to discover the value they can gain from Bunzl as a supply partner
  • Developing relationships at multiple levels with key stakeholders of existing and new customers, and internally at Bunzl
  • Working with Bunzl's Customer Profitability Program to deliver mutually beneficial outcomes
  • Actively seeking new business opportunities in line with the company strategy and direction



You have a natural curiosity to identify new opportunities that generate sales growth.  You enjoy delivering high levels of Customer Satisfaction and are target focused.  You have strong organisational and time management skills and can cope well with the multiple tasks and responsibilities that come with the fast-paced dynamic of Bunzl.

You have a sound commercial acumen and understand the cost of doing business and how this impacts our Customers and business profitability.  You are able to work with a differentiated solution or product offer that focuses on innovation and specialisation.

The essentials we are looking for are:

  • Proven history of achieving sales targets in a B2B environment
  • Experience with preparing annual budgets, strategic plans and new business proposals
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

It would be ideal if you also had:

  • Tertiary qualification
  • Intermediate to advanced excel skills



Bunzl offers a broad and flexible range of benefits to our team including profit share scheme for eligible employees, exclusive motor vehicle and health insurance products, travel and accommodation discounts, study assistance, many wellbeing and community programs and access to discounted Bunzl products.



With an entrepreneurial spirit providing endless opportunities, we believe that together we can achieve anything. We believe that through diversity we build strength and stability, and that the safety and security of our employees is not negotiable. Through innovation we find solutions, with an entrepreneurial spirit providing endless opportunities, and we believe that together we can achieve anything. Investing in our local communities is the right thing to do, and here in Australia that investment is building a sustainable environment for our staff, customers and those who follow.



At Bunzl we believe that through diversity we build strength and support the principle of equality and diversity in employment. We oppose all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination on the grounds of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. We believe that it is in the company’s best interests and those of all who work in it, to ensure that the human resources, talents and skills available throughout the community are considered when employment opportunities arise. If you have a disability or special need that requires support or adjustments to working or interview arrangements, please let us know.



At Bunzl, we believe that when you join our team, your potential is endless. Because at Bunzl… We believe in you! If you like the sound of this, then we definitely want you on our team.

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