Product Manager

Loft Talent Acquisition
United Kingdom
Up to £55,000 per annum
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company
A leading distributor of speciality chemicals and food ingredients, this Global Company are looking for a p[roven Product Manager to join their successful sales team.
The Role
The vacant position is for a Product Manager, reporting to the Business Unit Manager. Primary responsibility would be for the sales and marketing of The UK food ingredient range.

The Principal duties of the role are to:-

·Maintain and grow sales in the UK & Ireland

·Help formulate food ingredient strategy

·Foster excellent relations with food ingredient suppliers and customers

·Negotiate purchase and sales contracts with suppliers and customers

·Balance the supply/demand of products and manage logistics

·Monitor customer service, technical and product requirements

·Support the development of new distributorships

The Person

·Dynamic self-starter

·Excellent communication skills.

·Have a Honours degree or equivalent in a scientific discipline

·Have commercial/sales experience and/or a very strong technical food background.

·IT literate.

·Possess the ability to interface effectively with commercial and technical contacts from a range of major international companies.

·Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines and to prioritise accordingly.

·A team worker with a friendly manner.

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