Sales Director - Beauty and Personal Care - Glasgow

Recruiter
D R Newitt
Location
Glasgow
Salary
Competitive salary and annual bonus of up to 15%
Posted
23 Aug 2018
Closes
23 Sep 2018
Ref
GL38834
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Sales Director – Beauty and Personal Care, UK  – Based in Glasgow

 

We’re looking for a proven Sales Director for a fantastic business who work with big global brands and whose products are available worldwide.

This is a dynamic business who are manufacturing and distributing exciting new products across the health and beauty sector launching brands and developing new products in line with their ongoing growth strategy. 

 

The Role

o Lead & drive sales team to increase distribution, broaden assortment, and accelerate rate of sale with their biggest customer & the UK Retail markets.

o Manage teams to identify and appoint new distribution partners as necessary, working closely with the International Sales Director.

o Conduct frequent market & retailer visits to meet with our Retail partners building long term relationships.  

o Drive & motivate a team of Sales Managers to deliver sales results and building business plans. 

o Compile divisional annual budgets to present in to the senior management team you are part of.  

o Analyze business performance to identify trends at the product/brand level and develop/execute strategies to enhance assortment performance.

o Develop divisional annual sales forecasts and collaborate with team on development of marketing plan for each brand/market.

o Demand planning/forecasting: 

 

The Candidate

o 5-6 Years in a senior commercial position in the consumer packaged goods industry, preferably in Personal Care/Beauty.

o Experience of the major mass/drug/grocery/specialty retailers across Europe, especially those in UK, France, Germany and Benelux.

o Strong analytical capabilities

o Excellent written and oral communication skills

o High-level proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

o Travel required

 

Location: The role will be office based in Glasgow 

 

Job Title: Sales Director 

 

Package: 

Salary – 

 

o Salary to be discussed and Bonus Offered (to become part of the companies bonus scheme)

o Car Allowance 

o Laptop and New IPhone

o Private Medical Insurance

o Company pension 

o 25 Days Holiday

 

If you’re interested in this position then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to gary.laverty@drnewitt.com or contact Gary Laverty on 01618 33 0181

Keywords: Sales Director, Director Commercial, Commercial Director, Key Account, Sales Director, Manager, Senior Account Manager, Sales Executive, Senior Sales Executive, Head of Sales, FMCG, FMCG, Health and Beauty, Cosmetics 

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