Head of Sales - High Growth SME Food

South England
£70k - 85k per year + Bonus Opportunity & Benefits
25 Jul 2017
24 Aug 2017
JN -072017-1641
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Head of Sales - High Growth SME Food

South England - Based London, Flexible working


  • £70,000 - £85,000 Basic Salary
  • Excellent Bonus Opportunity
  • Long Term Incentive Plan/Equity
  • Pension Contribution

Exciting UK Start up opportunity 

An exciting, international business which started trading at the end of 2014 and has since achieved some phenomenal results. Having established a great product offering, built an excellent team and slick supply chain, they are looking for a Head of Sales to spearhead their subsequent growth in the UK Market. 

With significant financial backing in place the Head of Sales will work closely with the UK CEO & Head of Brand to establish and grow the sales channels in the UK. These will include, but are not limited to UK Grocery, Online, Convenience and Wholefood channels. 

This is a significant opportunity for a strategic and ambitious sales leader to build something they can be proud of. Some might even call it a legacy! 

We want to hear from you if you have:

  • Proven experience of growing and building sales through the UK Grocery Channel.
  • Experience of bringing new products to market.
  • A passion for everything healthy! You are what you eat!
  • Ability to work in a small team and inspire those around you.
  • Can think big picture whilst maintaining commitment to the small steps that will get you there.
  • The ability to create category changing propositions.
  • Possess a creativity in the way in which you build your sales plans. You love ideas!
  • Can work at pace, take ownership and generally get things done!
  • You are passionate for yourself, your career and the success of those around you.
  • Can forge brilliant, partnership based relationships with your customers.
  • You are commercially minded, you know your numbers and everything that impacts them.

In an ideal world, you will have benefitted from the in depth training from one of the world's FMCG powerhouses. Tired of the shackles of the corporate world, it's now time to make a name for yourself and begin a challenging and exciting journey. 

If you think this could be you then we want to talk to you. For a confidential conversation please contact Lyle Edwards on 01494 590 404 

In some instances, due to the plans afoot and depending on your current employment circumstances we will require a Non-Disclosure Agreement to be signed prior to releasing details of this opportunity. To be discussed. 


About Us: 

Meet PIE. We like to do things differently. 

Exceptional sales & marketing recruitment across Consumer, FMCG, Automotive & Business to Business. 

Together, we've a lot of strong, traditional, sales and marketing recruitment experience but with a modern, socially led approach to recruiting. 

We will work with you through your journey to that next position and beyond, offering insight into organisations and every step of the recruitment process. 

Whether you're actively seeking a position or just want to stay abreast of the latest opportunities in the market then speak to one of our experienced consultants on 01494 590404 - we look forward to being in touch.

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