Head of Sales Foodservice - Food Manufacturing

£65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
16 Aug 2019
13 Sep 2019
Abbi Taylor
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Be part of an international food business, driving sales and managing a successful team in the foodservice channel.

This chilled and frozen protein business, established for decades selling in to retail and wholesale but in recent years have worked hard to develop business and build a foodservice division. This division works with customers across UK and Europe within casual dining, high-end restaurants, travel, leisure and contract catering. They have worked hard to build a wonderful reputation with chefs and in doing that creating strong brand ambassadors for their business.

This role of Head of Foodservice is to manage and develop the Foodservice team, and although there will be two direct reports the role requires an energetic and hands on approach to direct customer management and business development.

Whilst you will of course be currently in food sales, this role will require...
  • Working knowledge of Poultry, Seafood or Meat products
  • Extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of national accounts within the Foodservice sector
  • Team leadership and people management experience
  • Demonstrable experience of developing and driving strategic growth within the food industry
  • You will be ambitious and determined with a strong work ethic, however a supportive team culture is integral to this business.

This is an immediate requirement and the client is keen to meet candidates ASAP. Please do not delay and send your CV details across.

If you are still considering what your next step looks like, contact me directly to discuss further.

Tel: +44 (0)1625 560778 REF. AJT895307

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