Managing Director
FMCG Food / Drink

Job Title: 
Managing Director
Job Type: 
Job sector: 
FMCG Food / Drink
Base Salary: 
Full executive package including excellent bonus and long term incentives
About this position: 

Our client is a highly respected Food Group with revenues exceeding £1bn and a leading market share across Grocery and Foodservice channels.  They are entering a period of major planned growth and are seeking their next Managing Director.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the owners you will be a key member of the senior leadership team, with full strategic responsibility for UK operations this is in a highly autonomous leadership position covering multiple UK and Europe manufacturing facilities.


  • Will lead and mentor a multifunctional senior management team during a major, commercially focused transformation period with plans to double UK revenues.


  • Will engage with customers at the highest level in the UK. Ensuring group product offerings are aligned and goals are achieved.
The Person: 


  • Degree educated you will be a proven, commercially astute business leader with a successful track record in the food sector with extensive exposure to the UK Grocery customers and their commercial requirements.


  • An inspirational leader with the ability to represent the business in the UK across all channels.


  • Will have significant exposure to brand and private label foods with the ability to prove you can increase profitable revenues across UK Grocery accounts by creating long term collaborative relationships.