Business Development / Sales Manager

Inspired Talent
From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits!
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a well established food manufacturer who serve the food service / retail industry across the UK and Europe, are looking for an experienced Business Development & Sales Manager to join their team based in the Rochdale area.In this role you will lead a team of BDM's / Account Managers who will be selling into both Food Service and Retail businesses, and you will lead by example from the front.Main duties and responsibilities include:• Identifying sales leads• Pitching goods or services to new clients • Maintaining a good working relationship with new contacts. • Following up new business opportunities and setting up meetings • Planning and preparing presentations • Communicating new product developments to prospective clients • Overseeing the development of marketing literature • Writing reports • Providing management with feedbackThe ideal candidate must have:• A full UK driving License and be comfortable driving • Experience in sales of food related products • A client base in the area is advantageous but not essential• Intelligent• Good communication skills• Excellent written and verbal skills • Punctual • Smartly presentableBenefits include:• Company car• Mobile phone • Company laptop • Career progressionInterested in finding out more? Click 'Apply’ today!