Sales Manager - Animal Nutrition

Recruiter
Antony Recruitment Solutions
Location
Liverpool
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sales Manager - Animal Nutrition

North West

£50k-£60k basic + bonus + car + bens

Our client provides specialty ingredients for the global animal feed industry. They operate in over 70 countries and maintain many World class manufacturing facilities. They are now looking for a talented sales manager with experience in the agricultural markets and technical knowledge of animal nutrition products to join their team and drive sales.

The Role

  • Managing the sales force and distributors network across the UK and Ireland
  • Ensure highest level of customer service by maintaining a good level of communication with the relevant departments
  • Keep up to date with market size, feeding practices, formulations and any relevant industry information
  • Developing marketing and promotion, including regular market research
  • Managing and following up on new and existing sales projects

The Candidate

  • Experience managing a sales team
  • Experience selling to the agricultural markets
  • Educated in animal science/ agriculture or equivalent industry experience
  • Proven experience and knowledge of animal nutrition/ feed additives
  • Confident sales persona with ability to use own initiative
  • To be sales manager you need to have gravitas and influence