Chief Executive Officer CEO/896/22
Retail - Sales - FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing
c. £200K base

Job Title: 
Chief Executive Officer CEO/896/22
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
FMCG Food / Drink
Base Salary: 
c. £200K base
Full exec package, bonus and long-term incentives
About this position: 

Our client is a leading privately owned British food group who manufacture a range of ambient foods for predominately UK retail customers. The majority shareholder/ current Chief Executive is looking to step back and we are recruiting his successor.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the chairman, you will hold full strategic responsibility for the future development of a c.£40m turnover food company and over 150 staff.


  • Will lead and mentor the senior management team to deliver exceptional performance levels focussing on increasing revenue streams
  • Will transform commercial trading agreements whilst ensuring profit levels are maintained.
The Person: 
  • Ideally degree educated with extensive experience in the food sector and extensive exposure to long term trading agreements in the UK retail arena across brand and private label foods.


  • A blend of commercial and operational achievements with the skills to lead a multifunctional team with full autonomy.


  • Must have the ability to prove you can increase profitable revenues across UK grocery retail accounts.

In the first instance please forward relevant CV’s by email including your current remuneration package quoting Ref: CEO/896/22 to:-


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