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Commercial Meat, Poultry or Fish Trader

CPA Recruitment
Northern Home Counties or flexible remote working
£40k - £80k per annum
Closing date
12 Aug 2022

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Contract Type
Purchasing, Sales & Marketing
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

Our client is a successful food importer/exporter, based in the Northern Home Counties, who are looking to expand their business by adding an experienced meat, poultry or fish trader to their team. 

Key Accountabilities 
Trading a variety of high quality, meat, fish and poultry products into manufacturing, retail and food service customers in the UK, Ireland and Europe. The successful candidate will be already have an existing customer base and will be working on creating new business opportunities, liaising with suppliers, process orders and work with the team to ensure customer requirements are met, all the while providing excellence in customer service. This is either an office based role  or could be flexible remote working according to the candidate.  The role will suit someone with finely tuned negotiation skills and an excellent working knowledge of the meat, fish or poultry industry.

Personal Profile 
•    Import, export and account management experience in the meat, fish or poultry sector

•    A proactive relationship builder with both customers and suppliers

•    A “can do” attitude
•    A good understanding of meat/seafood industry  and also frozen food trading would be useful
•    Highly developed negotiation skills
•    An organised individual with a level of independence and professionalism
•    Excellent communicator with good face to face and telephone customer service skills
•    Computer literate
•    Able to deliver a good quality of service for customers 

Ref Code: FMW39351

To apply or for more information, please e-mail in strict confidence, with an updated CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of Lisa Fox

Due to a high volume of responses, we cannot reply to each application individually. If you have not had a response within one week, we are sorry to say your application has not been successful on this occasion.


International specialists in the provision of practical recruitment and resourcing solutions, across every sector of the food and drink industry, CPA Recruitment is a name synonymous with quality and service, as well as being a business that’s justifiably proud of its well earned reputation.

Offering a global capability, we’re able to draw on an unrivalled wealth of in-house expertise and are clearly acknowledged as one of the market leaders in our field.

Highly respected in the food & drink industry, we are dedicated to building partnerships in business, with both clients and candidates that bring, mutual benefits to all parties, on a long term basis.

With twenty year’s experience, we have grown a talented team of consultants, whose knowledge and experience and expertise of the food and drink recruitment market guarantees that success will be at your disposal to achieve your recruitment objective.

We are renowned for providing bespoke solutions, with in-built flexibility and have a long and successful history of handling both UK and overseas assignments, at all levels, on behalf of a loyal and growing client base – ranging from global blue-chip organisations to independent enterprises.

Find Us
020 8203 1000
Eclipse House
20 Sandown Road
WD24 7AE
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