Veritas - Sales

Regional Account Manager - Cash & Carry/Wholesale

£29,000 - £32,000 + bonus, company car, benefits
03 Aug 2018
03 Sep 2018
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

The Client:

Our client, established for over one hundred years, is a leading provider of artisan food products to chefs and businesses worldwide, with a remarkable market reputation and history.

It’s an exciting time to join the business in its next phase of growth; as such we’re looking for a Business Development Manager to join the team based in Essex. You’ll be responsible for managing and developing accounts within the wholesale and cash & carry sectors, whilst maximising current and new business within the foodservice sector, building long-term and lucrative relationships throughout.

If you have experience within wholesale and/or cash & carry distribution, contact us today to talk about a potential career path with our client.

The Role:

  • Field based position (you'll be expected in the office once a fortnight or so) 
  • Managing existing accounts whilst prospecting new/dormant clients within wholesale, cash & carry and foodservice
  • Attending meetings with new and existing clients to build long-standing relationships
  • Working closely with a senior manager for support and development
  • Maintaining outstanding customer service under all circumstances, to ensure brand and heritage mindfulness
  • Effectively managing your budget and implementing innovative promotional activities to increase profit and grow customer base

The Person:

  • You are a natural relationship builder, who understands the important of service and thrives on customer contact
  • You have a demonstrable track record within an FMCG environment
  • You have a working knowledge of the wholesale/cash & carry/HORECA marketplaces
  • You are passionate about quality, “premium” products and marketplaces – plus a love for and interest in food will be helpful!
  • You must possess a full UK driving license


  • Basic Salary up to £32,000
  • Generous Bonus
  • Company Car (field based)
  • Contributory Pension, generous annual leave scheme and more

The company has seen double-digit growth and is looking for ambitious, hungry people ready to take the next step in their career at an exciting period of their long history – get in touch today to find out more.

If you wish to apply for this role please click on the apply button with a copy of your up to date CV in word format quoting ref number 14856/1gj.

Not right for you?  We’d still like to speak with you about other sales, marketing or category management opportunities, so please do send an up to date copy of your CV in word format and we will call you. 

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