Corporate Account Manager - Nationwide

Corporate Account Managers - Nationwide

Biffa plc is the leading nationwide integrated waste management business providing collection, treatment, recycling and technologically-driven energy generation services. Through the expertise of our people and investment in technology we promote and deliver sustainable waste management solutions.

We are looking to recruit Corporate Account Managers to join our team as a result of continued business growth. This is an exciting opportunity for individuals looking to take the next step in their career and join a well-established and successful team.

The Role:

Your time will be spent managing a portfolio of accounts that you will inherit from day one. You will be required to maintain a vibrant pipeline of additional opportunities and compile development plans for existing clients. Reporting directly to the Head of Corporate Accounts you will join an experienced team of Account Managers backed by a strong support network. As this is a national role there will be the requirement for extensive UK travel, however you will also need to work closely with the customer support teams based in Aylesbury.

Key responsibilities for the Corporate Account Manager include:

Retention, growth and improving profitability in relation to your portfolio against agreed sales targets.
Managing your clients to a high level of satisfaction whilst contributing to the overall team strategy and goals.
Contribute to best practice working groups within Biffa when required.
Proactively deliver innovative solutions that meet the customers' requirements.

You will be:

Able to demonstrate skills to effectively manage national accounts in a field-based role and a track record of sales success within the waste marketplace or similar sector.
Fully conversant with Excel as well as presentation and reporting tools.
Enthusiastic and possess excellent inter-personal and presentation skills whilst demonstrating a strong 'can do' attitude towards proactive account management.
Able to demonstrate good time management and strong organisational qualities, essential as you will work remotely a lot of the time.
Tenacious, resilient, determined to succeed and prepared to 'go that extra mile' to secure long term profitable relationships

This position offers the successful candidate an opportunity to build an outstanding career with a market-leading business with an outstanding reputation in the industry.

These are essentially home based roles so locations are flexible.

In return we offer a competitive package, excellent benefits and real career progression.


  • Sales, Key Accounts, Account Management, Waste, Recycling, Corporate Accounts