Head of Sales

Location
Leeds
Salary
Competitive package plus benefits 
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Ref
MPGC13809775Z
Function
Sales
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Head of Sales
- Leeds

Head of Sales for Exciting and Growing Brand.

Details about the Client

Ritter Sport UK Ltd is part of the c.€500 million Ritter Sport group who have a brand presence in over 100 countries worldwide. Since going live in July 2015 they have quickly established an extensive customer base across all key customer channels, Nielsen numbers continue to go from strength to strength and the brands social media following is growing fast.

Current share of trade is small but the business is growing fast, winning in an arena dominated by some of the biggest FMCG companies in the world, with a fraction of their resources is very rewarding but also highly demanding, so an exceptional candidate is needed to help achieve their long term vision for the UK.

Detailed Job Description

Heading up the Sales function with a high degree of autonomy, directing, motivating and inspiring a team of three NAM's, devising and executing effective channel and customer business plans across all channels that successfully coexist and deliver or exceed defined commercial objectives, effective utilization of category and consumer data to provide insight, shape channel and account plans and achieve commercial objectives, effective utilization and development of fiscal and investment mechanisms, controls and reporting to ensure optimal return and commercial delivery, effective liaison with the UK Brand Manager to optimize brand investments in order to secure commercial objectives, effective liaison with the UK Operations team to ensure efficiencies in stock management and customer service levels are met or exceeded, effective liaison with the UK MD on short, medium and long term commercial and strategic planning.

Candidate's Profile

Positive, passionate, engaging, resilient, organized, results focused, with the required breadth of experience and network across key channels, with a genuine passion for the brand who relishes a true 'hands on' role in a face paced start-up environment

What's on offer

Remuneration package to attract the best, a fun, rewarding and flexible culture, a fabulous city centre HQ location and the opportunity to shape the destiny of a fantastic brand.
 
Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents. All third party applications will be forwarded to Michael Page.

Ref Code: MPGC13809775Z
 

Apply for Head of Sales

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left


By applying for a job listed on GrocerJobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.