Sales Director – Asia Expansion
Retail - Sales - FMCG Food / Drink
£120k

Job Title: 
Sales Director – Asia Expansion
Job Type: 
Director
Job sector: 
Retail
Sales
FMCG Food / Drink
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
£120k
Bonus: 
uncapped
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
SAS/896/23
About this position: 

Our client is a pan European Red Meat Processing group who supply all UK and European channels including Grocery, Foodservice and B2B. Due to planned international growth, they have created a new role and are looking to appoint an experienced senior executive to drive growth in Asia across all channels.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the group board and a key member of the leadership team you will own the sales/ business development plan in the region across all channels.

 

  • Will work closely alongside commercial and operational peers to ensure group standards are adhered to.

 

  • With minimal established business in the region, you will operate in both a strategic and hands on role to grow business across predominately new accounts/ channels.

 

The Person: 
  • Ideally have experience driving new business for a European food business in Asia with a solid understanding of the logistical nuances associated with the supply of foods to the region and the ability to prove you can increase sales.

 

  • Must have the communication skills and gravitas to represent the business at a senior level with the region.

 

  • Will enjoy international travel with the ability to build, lead and mentor an international team as business grows.