Export Sales Manager (Nationwide)

Location
Nationwide
Salary
Basic salary of up to £55,000 + 25% commission.
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

The client

Our client is one of the market leaders in the manufacturing of high quality confectionary ingredients supplying decorations, toppings and inclusions to major brands in the UK and European markets.  These ingredients are used across bakery, confectionary, ice cream, desert and cereal products. 

The role

The role is for an Export Sales Manager working within the European market, alongside this you will be growing the Baltics market for the company. You will build strong relationships with customers in the designated sectors, whilst increasing the export market within these sectors.  You will be responsible for developing sales and managing margins against the business plan.  Ensuring account profitability through effective management and control of terms, volume, distribution, mix and contribution is essential.

The person

The ideal candidate will be of degree calibre and have several years of experience selling into the bakery, ice-cream, or confectionery sectors within Europe. Excellent communication, negotiation and presentation skills. A proven track record of strategic business development, managing budgets and analysing sales figures is preferred. Knowledge of international contract terms, foreign currencies, tariffs and trading regulations would be a distinct advantage.  French or German language skills are also advantageous.

The package

On offer is a basic salary of up to £55,000 + 25% commission, company car, laptop, mobile, pension and private healthcare.

This is fantastic international opportunity to work for a leading frim.