Business Development Executive
Business Development Executive
Job ref: 61131 | up to £45,000 | London
This well-established wholesale business has undergone great success over recent years and has now grown into a leading importer and distributor of fine food and wine. Their customer portfolio includes farm shops, specialty delis, gourmet shops, restaurants of all sizes and well-known London food halls.
This is a brand new position due to the ongoing success and growth of the business.
The Business Development Executive carry out duties including management and development of the client database, identification, development & implementation of appropriate ongoing marketing strategies, maintaining day to day sales/marketing operations, develop sales plans for new and existing customers plus carrying out visits to customer premises. This role presents a fantastic opportunity to develop an extensive and detailed knowledge of the products, markets and customers within the food industry.
You will be a determined and motivated individual with previous commercial, sales or similar experience within a food business, most ideally with a background selling high quality products into a high-end customer base of retailers, hotels, delis, restaurants etc. You will be highly passionate about food and possess strong communication skills to engage effectively with clients and teach them the product base. Fluency in Italian is a distinct advantage. Applicants should have the capability and desire to succeed to develop their career within a rapidly expanding food business.
The Business Development Executive job is based in the London region and is paying up to £45,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday.
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