EMEA Sales Director

Lime Talent
England, London
£70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Options + Benefits
10 Sep 2019
08 Oct 2019
lime talent
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Reporting to the Founder, your role will be focussed around developing sales across the European market and UK market, predominantly bringing on new accounts and managing some existing business with a team. Already a multi-million-pound turnover business with huge growth potential, we are looking for someone who buys into the company's ambitious and exciting growth plans. With success will come the chance to build a team as the business continues to grow. The role will come initially with one direct report.

The Role

  • Winning new business, maintaining and building a best in class network of customer relationships
  • Agreeing and managing JBPs
  • Managing your customer's P&L to drive sales and profitability
  • Ensuring your accounts hit revenue and profit targets
  • Monthly production forecasts and financial forecasting
  • Making sure that our brand is displayed in the best possible way in our customers and end customers

The Person


  • Proven experience in the UK and European FMCG sales
  • Experience of winning new business and managing retail accounts in Europe (UK based sales experience in addition to this would be highly advantageous)
  • Superb knowledge and contacts within the European retail channel and UK
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Strong commercial knowledge
  • Entrepreneurial ambition and highly driven
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Good organisation skills and be able to prioritise your workload
  • Willingness to travel as required



  • 5-10 years' experience in relevant FMCG sales roles
  • Proven track record of winning and growing accounts within the European market
  • Excellent Excel skills and experience of analysing data
  • Prepared to frequently travel around the UK and Europe for work as well as attending Trade Exhibitions.

Lime Talent is a recruitment agency specialising in the consumer goods industry. To view a broader selection of our current vacancies go to www.limetalentgroup.com or call us on 0207 042 3800.

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