Sophie Wilson

Account Executive

  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Project Management
  • Excel
  • Indesign
  • Category Analysis
  • Spanish
  • Client Communication
  • Wine and Spirits
  • Language: French

Work history


Account Executive

Bibendum PLB Group

Feb 2015
  • I support the National Account Manager in day-to-day account management and achieving the FY budget for Sainsbury’s (no. 2 account), Waitrose (no. 3 account), Ocado and The Wine Society. Main responsibilities: project management of branded and own label NPD launches, artwork, category and promotion analysis. Key achievements: single-handedly organising and leading a customer blending trip in Burgundy (Sainsbury’s), hitting and over delivering budget by 50% as Account Manager for United Wine Merchants and Cofco and completing WSET Diploma Level 4.


Marketing Intern

Bancroft Wines

May 2013 - Jul 2013
  • Main responsibilities: Creation of producer and wine profiles for website content and generation of social media content with a focus on events and producers. Key outcome: This taught me the importance of consistency in agency and brand communications.



Atelier Vertumne

Jul 2010 - Jun 2011
  • Atelier Vertumne is one of the leading florists in Paris with clients including Chanel, Rolex and Le Meurice. As a trainee on my year abroad I assisted with installations and entrusted with individual commissions whilst achieving fluency in French,



Joint Honours French and Spanish

University of St Andrews

Aug 2016 - Aug 2016
  • I achieved a 2.1 degree in Joint Honours French and Spanish. I spent my year abroad working for one of Paris' leading florists, Atelier Vertumne, where I developed my language skills becoming fluent in French. I also acquired advanced floral artistry skills.