HEAD OF EXPORT

Location
London
Salary
£65,000, bonus, pension & 25 days holiday
Posted
16 Aug 2018
Closes
16 Sep 2018
Ref
CE-MM004879GJ
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Head of Export  

£65,000, bonus, pension & 25 days holiday

London

Reporting into the UK Head of Sales, as Head of Export you will be working for one of the UK’s most forward thinking branded food manufacturers. The business is currently growing by over 200% YoY. Because of this continued year on year growth there is now a requirement for a Head of Export to join the organisations already high performing commercial division.

As Head of Export you will be tasked with generating new business and developing sales within the agreed portfolio of international customers, whilst also managing a team of 1 National Account Executive. You will be expected to present the organisations product portfolio in the most effective manner possible, building relationships by visiting these customers, and maintaining regular contact throughout the year. In addition, it is required that you generate sales with your customer base at a good gross profit margin. Finally, you will be expected to develop a detailed insight into your regions, translating into expertise that will be highly regarded by your peers and suppliers alike.

To be considered for this role you will require the following:

  • At least 5 years’ experience working in a branded FMCG environment.
  • At least 2 years’ experience of managing European or international distributors.
  • To be a proven relationship builder, with strong and effective communication and listening skills.
  • Have the ability to embrace change in a fast growth and vibrant FMCG environment.

This is an exceptional opportunity for the motivated and aspirational Head of Export who is looking to progress within one of the UK’s brightest FMCG brands. Please do not hesitate to apply if you feel you have the experience and background described, or contact Clear Edge Search & Selection for further information.

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