Nieuwegein, Netherlands

(Junior) Account Manager


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Junior Sales position within the Key Account management team of the fastest grower within the Home&Laundry Care market, with individual responsibility for a number of mid sized accounts.
  • Responsibility for the management of this account, with the goal to realize targets on turnover, profit, market share and distribution. 
  • Prepare and implement account plans in the area of promotion, pricing and distribution based on the latest category and marketing insights
  • Analyze brand, client and market data and process this data into useful information and arguments
  • Cooperate with other departments including Marketing, Category Management, Trade Marketing and Supply Chain.
  • Market and brand analysis (i.e. presentations of sales)
  • A working environment in which there is a possibility for self-development and growing in an international surrounding
  • Training and leadership development
  • Competitive salary


  • Commercial profile with a basic experience in FMCG, preferably sales.
  • HBO or Master degree in Economics or Business studies.
  • Entry Level Experience in the FMCG or retail industry. 
  • Fluent in Dutch and English.
  • Enthusiastic, passionate and pro-active personality with the ability to convert ideas into concrete actions and results. 
  • Team player who thinks in terms of solutions and feels full responsibility for the outcome of his/her job.
  • Good analytical skills and a sense for facts and figures 
  • Can deal with high work load and is able to set priorities with the customer in mind.
  • Excellent communication skills. Good at starting and maintaining business contacts.
  • Mentality of a winner!