Business Development Manager / Bakery Ingredients / Home Based - South East / £40K - £45K + Package

South East England
£40,000 - £45,000 + 25% Bonus + 25 Days plus bank holidays + Car Allowance/Car + Package
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

My client is a multi-national supplier of bakery ingredients looking to add a Business Development Manager (South East) to their team due to company growth. The successful candidate will have bakery ingredients experience ideally supplying into some / all of the following: local and high street bakeries, and independent and national wholesalers.

This is a great opportunity to join a continually growing multi-national organisation where there is opportunity for career and personal financial growth.

The Role:

  • Deliver Budget on Account Portfolio Measure SALES Value – Gross Profit
  • Identify and develop profitable new business with existing and new customers
  • Build strong relationships with Decision Makers & Influencers in customer base
  • Network and negotiate with internal colleagues to deliver profitable solutions and customer satisfaction. Will including managing and coordinating projects.
  • Effective communication & presentation skills both verbal and written
  • Strong negotiation & selling skills with ability to analyse complex situations and propose and agree equitable solutions
  • Create and maintain medium/long term account plans for major customers ensuring milestones and objectives are met
  • Ability to assimilate quickly information of data – financial, market, customer and competitor and use effectively
  • Ability to promote and support key product launches with direct/indirect customer activities and support from key wholesalers
  • Develop and add value to our customer relationship through relevant Customer Intimacy initiatives

The candidate:

  • 3+ years’ experience selling bakery ingredients
  • Strong interpersonal skills and networking ability within a team is vital
  • Ability to plan work objectives to meet financial targets
  • Strong negotiation skills with internal and external customers
  • Customer driven mind-set
  • Results focussed and flexible in approach

What’s On Offer:

£40,000 - £45,000 + 25% bonus + 25 days holiday + car allowance/car + package

If you are interested in this position then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to or contact Alex Tye on 0161 833 0181.