Commercial General Manager Ref CGM/896/88
FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing - Retail - Sales

Job Title: 
Commercial General Manager Ref CGM/896/88
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
FMCG Food / Drink
Base Salary: 
Full exec package, Uncapped bonus
Close date: 
Wednesday, 11 July, 2018
About this position: 

Our client is a highly-respected British food group who manufacture a range of frozen foods and enjoy a leading presence across Grocery and Food service markets. They have recently been through a period of major investment into one of their facilities and are looking to appoint a commercial general manager to lead the growth and development of a focussed business unit.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the Group MD, you will hold complete strategic responsibility for site performance in a highly autonomous leadership position.
  • Will lead and mentor a multifunctional senior management team to drive profitable revenues whilst utilising group resources to deliver operational excellence.
  • Will engage UK Grocery customers at the highest level, targeting further growth through existing accounts
The Person: 
  • Ideally educated to degree level with the ability to prove you can add significant value to British food company.
  • Commercially astute with the gravitas to represent the business at the highest level within industry whilst leading a multifunctional team – you will be used to leading commercial negotiations/ presentations with UK Grocery customers.
  • Experience in an added value frozen food manufacturing environment would be highly advantageous however would suit alternative food expertise.