Business Development Manager (Home-based / Food Manufacturing)

Recruiter
Scantec Personnel Limited
Location
West Midlands
Salary
£28,000 - £32,000, car, bonus.
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Home-based - Covering Manchester / Sheffield / Midlands

A leading FMCG food manufacturer is now seeking a Business Development Manager to develop long-term relationships with direct and indirect customers and deliver business development initiatives leading to increased usage or distribution of current brands within the Indian product range.

You will be a Business Development Manager with a proven track record in new and existing business generation within an ethnic product ranged product. You will also have great inter-personal skills in order to create long-lasting relationships and have strong commercial awareness.

For this role you will be required to speak Indian languages. This role is home-based but you must have the flexibility to travel throughout North West and Midlands area.

Business Development Manager responsibilities include:
- Improving the effectiveness of routes to market by developing joint plans with sales managers to ensure product availability in participating distributors.
- Finding and categorising RTA` s and to audit brands used and how frequently they are purchased.
- Influencing the end user by building long term relationships.
- Implementing solutions which grow outlet sales.
- Delivering incremental margin targets in RTA portfolio.
- Converting non-users and influence RTA to use brands more frequently.
- Creating awareness of brand activity including promotions etc.
- Building influence at depot level with key routes to market to enable transfer orders.
- Liaising with Food Colleges and creating awareness of brands and usage with chefs in training.
- Supporting and attending relevant events.

Application via CV

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