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Grocery Controller

Seven Search & Selection
Flexible Midlands/South East
Highly attractive + Car allowance, bonus & package
Closing date
26 Nov 2020

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Business Sector
Food & Drink
National Accounts, Sales
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Grocery Controller

  • South East / Midlands - Flexible
    £Highly Attractive + Car/Allowance + Bonus + Package


  • An exciting leadership opportunity has arisen to join a growth orientated global FMCG business.
  • Instantly recognisable and currently in a great period of growth, now is a great time to be joining their category leading, multi-national FMCG business.


  • You will continually review & develop their grocery strategy as well as line manage a team of six.
  • The nature of the portfolio means that its strategic importance to our client is huge hence their intent to invest further into it.
  • Should the successful applicant succeed in growing this already £multi-million portfolio, the door for fast progression within this multi-national FMCG business will definitely be open.

You will:

  • Set & deliver the customer strategy
  • Direct a team focused on delivering of an innovative and exciting range of leading brands into the UK’s top grocery multiples.
  • Manage sales investment expenditure to budget, and shape promotion & pricing plans

To succeed in the role you will have:

  • Exceptional branded commercial awareness coupled with a proven track record gained within a progressive fmcg environment
  • Be able to demonstrate success in convenience / grocery sales along with excellent influencing & line management experience
  • Demonstrated impressive business achievements through consumer insight, bringing energy and motivation to the commercial team.
  • Strong relationship-building skills and are ready to make an impact on strategy and category plans from day one.

Apply quoting reference 7/15777/7 to Liam Stokey by emailing

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Seven is a leading provider of multi-functional recruitment solutions in Consumer Goods & Retail, covering roles in Sales, Marketing, Head Office functions, Category, Operations and Manufacturing. We provide executive search and selection as well as award-winning RPO services and interim solutions.

"One of the leaders in FMCG recruitment" - client feedback, Bayer.

"Having worked with some of the biggest names in recruitment, I would recommend Seven above all." - client feedback, Mars UK.

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  • United Kingdom
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