Business Development Chef

Location
London
Salary
£27000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: OTE 34K, company car
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Ref
JCW2
Contact
Jemma Williams
Function
Sales
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Business Development Chef – Bakery to Foodservice

REWARDS: Basic 27-32K (OTE 34K), company car

LOCATION: London, Southampton, Reading, Milton Keynes, Oxford, Crawley, Ipswich, Stevenage

Chef qualifications (and sales experience) and seeking to work for a market leading Foodservice company within Sales?

THE COMPANY: 

We are a genuine market leader in the provision of bakery products to the foodservice sector.
Over the last 30 years, we have demonstrated rapid growth to enable us to provide full UK coverage to all areas of the foodservice market place.

We provide bakery solutions including bread, patisserie, breakfast products and specialty bakery products.
Our comprehensive range enables us to provide a one stop solution to cover all areas of our customer’s menus.

Our established client based covers both profit and cost sectors and includes leading hotel chains, education, local authorities and fine dining through to local coffee and sandwich shops.

Due to sustained growth, we are seeking to add further personnel to our dynamic, successful sales team throughout the UK.

We pride ourselves on having all of the benefits of a corporate employer combined with a family company feel to all of our employees.

If you feel that this may be the right challenge for you within foodservice sales we would be delighted to hear from you.

THE ROLE:

This position is a varied role but an integral part of the Aryzta sales team.

Through your Chef background, you will be involved in working alongside the sales team to bring the product range at Aryzta to life through bake offs and product innovation days.

You will work closely with National Account Managers and Area Sales Manager on sales dual sales visits.

Although the majority of your time will be field based, you will also invest time at our fantastic innovation centre.

There will also be some involvement in advising on future NPD and using your creative nature and Chef background to assist in developing the product range.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Qualified Chef seeking to utilize their passion for excellent food products and chef background in a sales environment.

THE APPLICANT.

The successful candidate will be an experienced sales professional from within the foodservice industry.

• Candidates must be from a Chef background, preferably having operated at Head Chef/Contract Catering manager level.

• Candidates must have excellent communication and relationship building skills.

• Applicants with experience in working within Field sales in addition to a background as a Qualified Chef will be of particular interest.

• Candidates must have strong analytical and IT skills.

If you are a dynamic Qualified Chef seeking to develop your career with a market leading manufacturer then please forward your CV to me directly to the email address below.



Midas Selection Ltd specialises in recruiting Sales and Marketing professionals across the Foodservice sector.

Midas Selection Ltd operates as an Employment Agency. 

All applicants send CVS to jemma.williams@midas-selection.com