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Account Planner

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Customer Development
Helsinki, Uusimaa
Date posted:

Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of fast-moving consumer goods in foods, household, and personal care products. Our purpose is to meet the everyday needs of people everywhere – to anticipate the aspirations of our consumers and customers and to respond creatively and competitively with branded products and services, which raise the quality of life. 

At Unilever, we share one simple purpose: to make sustainable living commonplace. Across all our household brands, Home Care, Beauty and Wellbeing, Personal Care, Ice Cream and Nutrition, we are creating a bright future for our business and our planet.

We are nowlooking for an Account Plannerfor Unilever Finland

Are you passionate about learningmore about customers, shoppers and selling with a purpose? Do you want to work with some of Finland’s favorite brands such as Ben & Jerry’s, Hellmann’s, Dove, and Omo in a global FMCG company?Join ourNew Retail Teamas an Account Planner! You will get to work with an energetic andfun team ofFMCG sales professionals across functions. This is a perfect opportunity to develop your professional skills in Account Planning.

Please note that this is a full time hybrid work position.

What you will be doing?

Working in our team will give you a wide understanding of the FMCG business. Key responsibilities of the role are:

  • Creation of customer/account level short term value forecast incl. campaign volume forecasting

  • Utilizing insights from key accounts and the market and incorporating these into the forecast

  • First point of contact in the team in Sales and Operational Planning related matters and tight co-operation with the international planning and sales support teams

  • Promotion data collection, analysis and recommendations on how to improve performance

  • Maintaining and developing new sales analysis & support tools

  • Supportive tasks related to reporting, out of stock management, price lists, pricing and invoicing

What does it take to succeed in the role?

We hope you are curious and motivated to convert insights into business opportunities and share knowledge and information with the team. You are customer and consumer centric, detail-oriented, and Excel is one your best friends. 

We are looking for someone with internal drive who takes ownership of their personal learning agenda and development. You are a true team player and problem solver who always seeks for a possibility to develop opportunities. Youcan manage and prioritize yourown work and you don’t hesitate to spar with your colleagues.You communicate fluently in English and in Finnish. Great sense of humour is a plus!

Best team members come with great passion and willingness to learn new things - if you got these, there is chance you are going to be hired!   

What’s in it for you?

Unilever offers you an exciting opportunity to drive the growth of our strong portfolio brands & categories whilst developing a fulfilling and interesting career. You will get the chance to work with highly passionate, fun, and professional people.  You will have clear and stretching responsibilities and play an active role in our business. 

You will be joining a company with a bigger purpose, to improve the everyday lives of consumers in the Nordics, and to do it in a sustainable way. You will be part of both a strong local business and a truly global organization. 

Apply today!

If this sounds like you,get your CV and application going latest by 19th of February!  We accept applications only through our ATS (Applicant Tracking) system. 

Please note that there will be an on-going screening process and that the position can be filled in before the last application date. We use HireVue - Digital interview tool in our recruitment process and will invite potential candidates to participate a recorded video interview. 


For additional information about this position, please contact Hiring Manager Kim Bergström via email kim.bergstrom@unilever.comor by phone +358408236274 (2.2. 13-15, 6.2. 14-16.)

For questions about the application process, please contact Nordic Talent Advisor LeadKira Soini via email:

Unilever is an organisation committed to equity, inclusion and diversity to drive our business results and create a better future, every day, for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. At Unilever we are interested in every individual bringing their ‘Whole Self’ to work and this includes you! Thus if you require any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of your application so that we can support you through your recruitment journey.

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