Commercial Manager - Convenience

Location
England, Devon
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Ref
13857121/001
Contact
Amy Flaherty
Function
Sales
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent




We are currently recruiting for a growing and dynamic company who specialise in the Food industry who are looking for an experience National Account or Commercial Manager to join their Impulse team.



Client Details

Our client are a Brand leader within the chilled foods industry and a nation's favourite

As an innovative traditional company, they have been successfully developing and producing for more than 60 years. A business going from strength to strength, employing 750 staff producing over £2.5 million products a week.





Description



As part of the Senior Commercial Team, as Commercial Manager - Convenience you will be responsible for the key convenience channel and said national customers.

As Commercial Manager - Convenience you will inherit the company's most key accounts, but will also be tasked to drive new business opportunities with key clients within this channel.



You will work within the branded product range with full P&L, NPD and JBP responsibility.



You will meet and network with buyers and Category managers within your key clients, identifying opportunities and continually developing these relationships.



Profile



Key requirements for the Commercial Manager - Convenience:



* National Account or Commercial Account Manager Level



* Account Management Experience of Convenience Channel (Exposure to Booker, Blakemore, McColls etc ideal)



* Branded product experience



* A confident self-starter



* Exposure to JBP and P&L



* Passion for the chilled food industry



* Ideally based in Devon, Cornwall and the South West



Job Offer

Attractive competitive basic with performance-related package

Company car incl. Fuel Card

Pension, laptop, phone etc.