Interim Account Manager

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Colchester, Essex | Ref: BBBH25193


Interim Account Manager - Engineering
£ Day Rate

Role Profile

Cast UK are looking to recruit an interim Account Manager for our engineering client based near Colchester.

This is a 3 month contract but for candidates who are interested in permanent roles there is a longer term opportunity available within the team.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage commercial relationships with key customers
  • Undertake all necessary contract management activities to ensure customer service levels are being met and customer orders are fulfilled
  • Coordinate and communicate all contract requirements with internal departments including Engineering, Production and Quality
  • Resolve critical path issues to mitigate risk
  • Support commercial bid process
  • Negotiate commercials for additional work packages with the customer

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Strong background in Mechanical or Electrical engineering
  • Previous experience in a customer facing, commercial role (e.g. bid management, key account management, technical sales or project management)
  • Proven track record working with customers in sectors such as Automotive, Aerospace, Defence or Rail
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Good ERP skills, ideally working knowledge of SAP
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


Our client is a successful engineering business based in Colchester. Due to growth and expansion they are looking for additional support - they have an immediate requirement for an interim manager but there are longer term opportunities available with the business for those candidates who are also interested in permanent roles.


£ Competitive Day Rate

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Business Change & Transformation, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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