Wholesale Account Manager -Speciality Foods

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£28000 - £30000 per annum + 20% of salary OTE plus benefits
17 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
JN -032017-129846
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

The Company: Established in 1980, this company is a market leader in foodservice supply with a turnover of £83 million. Their vast array of premium speciality foods are supplied to the entire UK foodservice industry: Contract catering; HORECA and Wholesale cash & carry. Delivering a range of delicious products every day to professional chefs, caterers, manufacturers, wholesalers and multiple grocery retailers. They are known to bring creativity culinary expertise to menu development, trend setting and bespoke food solutions.

The Role: As the Wholesale Account Manager you will be responsible for selling the 1600 product strong range of high-end and speciality food across the North of England. You will be tasked with building relationships with procurement in the foodservice wholesale market. As well as managing and growing existing accounts, you will also be tasked with developing new business across the region.
The Ideal Candidate will:
  • Have a proven track record in field sales in the food service market, chef experience is desirable, but not essential
  • Be highly personable in approach, have an eagerness to learn and have a strong passion for the food industry

North West and Yorkshire

£28,000-£30,000 Basic Salary
20% of Salary OTE
Company Car, Mobile, Laptop + Pension