UK Sales Manager

Lime Talent
£50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
27 Jul 2018
24 Aug 2018
lime talent
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

With a strong focus on social responsibility and already serving customers across Europe and the US, this business is poised to make huge waves over here. They are looking for a UK Sales Manager to be part of their UK start-up team. The position would suit an experienced grocery NAM / SNAM who is looking to be part of something very exciting. For the right person, this will lead into a UK Head of Sales role with team management responsibility as headcount grows. It is expected that an NAE will join the team to support you within 6-12 months.

Reporting into the UK General Manager, your main responsibilities of the role include:

  • Developing and implementing the UK sales strategy and plan alongside the GM
  • Building and driving new listings and distribution (this is a great product with a great story and the listings are sure to happen quickly!)
  • P&L responsibility for your customers (grocery and premium retail)
  • Build excellent, collaborative relationships internally with the wider team
  • Build and maintain a value added service to ensure successful customer relationships
  • Identify opportunities for growth and gross profit increase


The successful candidate will:


  • Be a proven National Account Manager ideally with some experience gained in an a blue chip FMCG business
  • Demonstrate the aptitude and commercial awareness to be able to develop new accounts
  • Possess P&L management experience and ideally food and beverage knowledge
  • Be outgoing, entrepreneurial, mission-led, fun, personable and dynamic
  • Show excellent analytical and strategic thinking ability


If you are intrigued to learn more about this, please apply today or call Chris McWade to discuss the opportunity and receive a full candidate pack.

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