CRATE Sales Key Account Manager


Exciting news in the world of CRATE Brewery – we are heading nationwide

With this really exciting journey about to begin and the new brewery we are about to build in London, we are looking for an amazing and talented person to add to our sale team. The right candidate will ideally have had at least two years FMCG sales experience. This person will be focusing on winning new customers while delivering the best support for all our current and new customers to help grow CRATE and their sales.

Key Deliverables:

  • Growing the sales channel
  • Responsible for sales targets
  • Grow CRATE Brewery and Jarr Kombucha share/sales nationally within the right accounts
  • Identify and bring on new customers to support the company’s growth targets
  • Responsibility for managing the operational relationship with current customers.
  • Developing plans in line with customer / sector strategy and JBP’s
  • Build promotional plans with customers to ensure we have increased visibility and

Tracking & Monitoring

  • Weekly preparation for sales planning meetings
  • Monthly Sales Out data review
  • Monthly business review
  • Management of Trade investment budget / ROI measurement
  • Monthly performance review at Business Unit meetings
  • Track promotional results
  • Brand retention
  • Growth plans

Who we are looking for:

  • A superstar with a huge amount of drive and energy
  • Someone who fits the CRATE culture and values
  • Outstanding market knowledge, contacts and experience in the industry.
  • Knowledge, skills and culture:
  • Great communication skills.
  • Negotiation and objection handling skills, has an understanding of commercial maths.
  • Committed and passionate.
  • Solution oriented with a “do-it- now” attitude.
  • Strong personality and presence; committed work ethic; be persistent, reliable and self-aware; naturally sociable and confident; flexible, self-motivated and ambitious.
  • Able to manage time and workload to optimise effectiveness and efficiency.
  • The right candidate will ideally have had at least two years FMCG sales experience.

CRATE benefits

  • A full induction, with everything from time in the brew shed to pouring pints in the bar with the objective for you to get to know the full team and see how it all works here at CRATE.
  • Join a diverse and open working environment, of people who we learn from every day.
    The chance to train and develop your skills to learn more and grow.
  • Beers – on us, we are a brewery after all!


This role is field based and the salary is £30 to £35k per annum (dependent on experience) +bonus scheme, benefits and expenses.

If you think you are what we are looking for please send a CV and cover letter to



Who is CRATE?
CRATE brewery started its life in 2012 as a small microbrewery in Hackney Wick. Through the publics love of our beers we’ve expanded over time to bursting point on our current brewing site and are just about to embark on building a new brewery and expanding our CRATE Bar and Pizzeria to more sites in 2018.

Join Our Team

At CRATE we are always looking for interesting people who are talented, creative and enthusiasts of craft beer who can help make our dreams a reality. People who are great at spreading the word of CRATE and the talented people behind every beer.

Creating the future

We are about to start our biggest project yet- the new brewery and bar expansion plan. With so many great plans for such a young business being part of our journey so early on means you can make a really impact and be a big part of what we do and where we are going.

Grow with us

As we grow we want you to as well so we pride ourselves on supporting and nurturing talent, helping you to reach your full potential along the way.

Not just any old job

This is a brewery after all, CRATE is an amazing, fun place to work, after all we are selling


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