Sales Director - Food Importer & Distributor

Simpson Recruitment Services
London, South East England
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our retained client is an award winning fine food importer and distributor that supplies a wide range of major UK food manufacturers, wholesalers, caterers, restaurants and retailers with the finest ingredients from around the world.

Established for over 100 years their product portfolio has over 500 lines with an in-house laboratory and development kitchen all accredited to the highest standards.

They are currently seeking an experienced proactive and self-sufficient Sales Director to take full responsibility for commercial activity across the UK.

Focused on new business you will be leading a team of 6 driving forward growth within the existing customer base and new prospects.

Well qualified and with a proven track record in senior sales management within the food industry you will have gravitas and credibility within the marketplace and the ability to offer direct support to the company’s Executive Leadership.

The company is London based but you need to be able to get into the office 1 or 2 days a week with the remainder being spent out at customer sites.

Salary is around £90,000 OTE plus a six-figure equity package within 3 years.

To apply please send your CV to Gary Simpson