Sales Manager - Fresh Produce

Location
Worcestershire / Warwickshire
Salary
Dependent upon experience
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
23 Jun 2017
Ref
4617LB
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client is an exciting fresh produce business that is known for its quality and innovation. They are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated Sales Manager to join them as part of the continued growth of their business that provides high quality fresh produce to retailers, wholesale markets, catering industry and market challengers.

The main objective of this role is to gain new sales and continue to roll out their brand to a wider range of customers as there is a strong demand for high quality, provenance assured fresh produce and interest in them is continuing to grow from both retailers, the food service sector and the online sales market too. They have a lot of opportunities waiting to be actioned and they need someone with knowledge of fresh produce who is looking to continue their commercial progression.

The Role

  • Working closely with the owner of the business and supporting him with the day to day running of their main accounts
  • Assisting with and working on the various tenders they are working on to ensure the business is meeting its growth plans
  • Working alongside the other members of the team, ensuring a joined up approach across their entire customer base
  • Managing the teams Sales Administrator

The successful candidate will ideally

  • Have some experience within the fresh produce sector and be looking to develop themselves
  • Be a team player
  • Have excellent communication skills and be able to represent the business in an efficient and professional way
  • Be spreadsheet savvy!
  • Be able to work on your own initiative

A natural self-starter you will have a real passion for building business plus a truly engaging, dynamic and persuasive personality, real drive and an inspiring record of success. If you are keen to develop a career with a growing fresh produce company then apply today via this website today!