Technical Sales Manager - Bakery

£35,000 - £43,000 + car/car allowance + bonus
13 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Technical Sales Manager - Bakery

Job ref: 60875 | £35,000 - £43,000 + car/car allowance + bonus | Field based

The company

This role is working for an innovative and forward thinking company who are seeking a talented individual to join their team. The company has undergone impressive steady growth since their launch and can offer a rewarding career.

The job

The Technical Sales Manager will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with new and existing customers. The role promotes and sells established and innovative products and service solutions as well as looking for new product opportunities. You will provide application orientated customer support, work closely with customers on site for problem solving and conceptual solutions, carry out customer technical application presentations, manage all aspects of the sales process, ensure high customer satisfaction and long term relationships including all key purchase influencers, identify customer requirements and match the appropriate service plus report regularly on sales activities and opportunities and review progress against forecast and budget.

Your experience

You will possess experience from previous roles such as Craft Artisan Baker, Flour Confectioner or similar together with experience in a product development role with online plant experience. You will have process and baking application expertise, ideally in medium/large scale bakery enterprises plus good knowledge of the baked goods market in the UK. You will be commercially astute, able to identify new business opportunities with the drive to push them through to fruition plus strong communication skills with an engaging style.

More details

The Technical Sales Manager job is a field based position where you will regularly travel to various customer locations throughout the UK, therefore the ability to travel regularly and a full UK driving licence is essential.

The role is paying £35,000 - £43,000 according to individual skills and previous experience plus company car / car allowance (£3000) and performance related bonus.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Giverny Robinson-Sivyer, quoting job reference 60875.

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