Commercial Director
Retail - Sales - FMCG Food / Drink
£sixfigure base

Job Title: 
Commercial Director
Job Type: 
Director
Job sector: 
Retail
Sales
FMCG Food / Drink
Location: 
Yorkshire
Base Salary: 
£sixfigure base
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
Ref: CD/896/21
About this position: 

Our client is a rapidly growing British food company who enjoy a leading presence across grocery and foodservice markets in private label frozen food categories. They are succession planning and looking to appoint a Commercial Director.

 

The Role: 
  • A key member of the senior management team you will operate in a customer facing leadership position with complete strategic responsibility for the group’s commercial function.

 

  • Will own the groups commercial function and strategy, leading a broad multifunctional team including sales, customer service, marketing and NPD functions whilst working closely alongside operational peers.
The Person: 
  • Ideally degree educated you will have a proven track record in the food sector with the ability to lead and mentor a multifunctional team to success.

 

  • You will have significant exposure to UK grocery customers with the ability to prove you can increase revenues through a collaborative approach to customer engagement.

 

  • An excellent relationship builder with the gravitas to represent the business at the highest level.