Food Service National Account Manager -Business Development

Recruiter
Veritas Partnership Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£47,000 per annum
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
24 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a manufacturer of a range of speciality products. Their products are stocked extensively within the grocery and foodservice sector. Due to increased demand from foodservice and a new product range they now require a National Account Manager to drive sales growth with Catering end users.

To ensure effective long-term sales growth you will:

  • business develop across a range of End user accounts, having the tenacity to hunt new business including developing wholesaler accounts
  • develop and maintain long-term relationships with the head offices of the main hotel, restaurant and catering groups, both current and new accounts.
  • with the account controller implement strategies and promotional activity that will grow long-term business.
  • Have an understanding of the main foodservice wholesalers including Bidfoods and Brakes.

Candidates must be able to

  • demonstrate business development experience and success in the foodservice market,
  • manage significant end user accounts.
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal, negotiation, analytical and numerate skills.

Currently you will be a National Account Manager from a manufacturer or a food service wholesaler who desires the commercial independence to really make a difference. In return for your ambition our client offers a career that will both stretch and stimulate in a culture that that is both dynamic and friendly

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