Commercial Account Manager - Fresh Produce - Chichester

Recruiter
Millar Cameron Ltd
Location
Chichester
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
02 May 2017
Closes
01 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Commercial Account Manager - Fresh Produce - Chichester

A leading group of farms is searching for a Commercial Account Manager to start in May. The company has farms in the UK, Europe, and Africa, and grows a wide selection of vegetables and fresh produce. The role would report to the Business Unit Director, and work closely with the senior management team.

The role:

  • Develop accounts with the top UK retailers
  • Create and execute sales and promotions and marketing campaigns
  • Ensure integration of customer plans across all areas of the business including supply chain, procurement, operations, finance, QA, and logistics
  • Setting and managing sales budgets
  • Identify and target sales opportunities
  • Travel to source with customer as required
  • Development of industry insight and relationships

The candidate will have:

  • Previous exposure to multi-level FMCG accounts within the food sector
  • Confidence
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A proven track record of success in similar sales roles
  • A degree

The package

Our client can offer a competitive salary and package.

Millar Cameron is the global leader in Agricultural recruitment for Emerging Markets, focusing on regions such as Africa, South America and the Middle East. Supporting some of the largest Agricultural firms around the world in their operations we are always in search of new talent with specific skillsets.