Technical Sales Manager – Nutritionals

North West England
£40-55k + package
14 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Technical Sales Manager – Nutritionals

Salary: £40-55k + package

Location: North West

Sector/Industry: Ingredients / Nutritional Supplements

Job Reference: 233331


15% bonus, Company car, pension etc


My client is currently seeking an experienced Technical Sales Manager with experience in taking customer briefs and overseeing NPD projects.

The Company:

My client is a well-known manufacturer of healthcare products who have a track record of consistent year on year growth. Part of a larger group, this business unit focuses on the development of nutritional products for customers.

The Role:

  • To manage the development of a diverse range of existing and prospective customers which will require travel within the UK and Europe.


  • To make a significant contribution to the success of the business by securing profitable business opportunities, delivering strong growth in line with short and long term business forecasts and providing service standards to consistently exceed customer expectations.

The Candidate:

  • Educated to degree level, ideally a science based graduate with strong commercial acumen.
  • Excellent numeracy, business development and communications skills.
  • Ability to drive and manage multiple customer development projects from inception to completion within short timescales in a fast moving contract manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrable success of profitable business development in a business to business context probably within the healthcare and /or food supplement/food sectors, ideally with a minimum 4 years experience in such a position.
  • Demonstrable ability of working with production and technical management to meet customer requirements through a combination of new product development and excellent customer service.
  • Ideally, expertise in the field of nutrition and / or knowledge of consumer marketing and brand management.

To Apply:

To apply directly please send a copy of your CV and cover letter through to Dan Diggle or alternatively please apply via the link below.