Business Development Chef
£40,000 - £45,000 + Car Allowance
Job ref: 8009
You will be working with a well-established food manufacturer of chilled and frozen products.
The business is proud of its reputation of bringing innovative food solutions to their customers, receiving multiple awards and recognition within their product sector.
The purpose of your role as Business Development Chef is to develop and support business opportunities by building strong relationships with existing and new food development teams.
- Research and analyse prospective foodservice menus to identify potential gaps.
- Create and put forward product proposals suitable for prospective foodservice menus.
- Accompany National Account Manager with product presentations to customers.
- Build relationships with key decision makers both internal and external to support business growth.
- Research and communicate regular feedback to colleagues regarding market trends and competitor activity.
Skills & experience required
Key skills and experience for the Business Development Chef include:
- A proven Development Chef at a senior level with a broad knowledge of the foodservice market.
- Ideally experience in a food manufacturing business or the foodservice sector.
- Good awareness of food consumer and market trends.
- Strong communication, social and networking skills.
- Excellent business acumen with strong numeracy and literacy skills
- Computer literate.
- Clean, UK valid driving licence.
The Business Development Chef job is based in West Midlands and is paying £40,000 - £45,000 according to your experience.
The package also includes a £5,000 car allowance, laptop, and mobile phone.
How to apply
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Alternate job titles
Senior Development Chef | NPD Chef | New Product Development Chef | Business Chef | Innovation Chef | Menu Development Chef | Food Manufacturing NPD Jobs