Account Managers Jobs Lancashire
Due to the large number of enterprises in Lancashire the county is one of the best performing in terms of output of goods and services in the entire Northwest. The region has traditionally been home to the classic manufacturing industries of England such as textile, clothing and chemicals, and although these sectors are still important, the emphasis in recent years has been more in the services sectors with employment growth in the commercial, technical and retail industries. This has created a strong demand for account managers and combined with the high quality of living in the county, Lancashire is therefore a popular choice for professionals looking for a rewarding career in management.
The employment rate in Lancashire is consistently above the national average for the UK and the Northwest. The county has attracted a number of high profile UK companies and has a good track record of innovation and trading performance making it an attractive destination for creative and ambitious account managers. BAE Systems, Rolls Royce and Pilckington's all reside in Lancashire and a number of old Lancashire firms have expanded their global presence by entering into subsidiary agreements with much larger firms operating world wide.
The county is serviced by three airports, one in Manchester, one in Blackpool and one in Liverpool and the motorway infrastructure is one of the best-connected in the country providing easy accessibility within and outside the county. The West Coast Main Line stops at Preston and Lancaster stations and in addition to a number of London-bound trains, the 125mph service connects the county with the wider region. This makes it easy for account managers to attend meetings and service their clients personally, as well as through virtual means online.
Lancashire offers a wide range of accommodation and lifestyle choices. Residents can choose to live at the seaside resort of Blackpool or within the more urban environments surrounding of Lancaster. Preston also offers a metropolitan feel with a vibrant nightlife and good shopping and cultural offerings. All the cities have excellent education and health facilities, meaning sales professionals can also look forward to a rewarding lifestyle beyond the workplace.