Sales Director SD/219/41
Retail - Sales - FMCG Food / Drink
Up to £120k base

Job Title: 
Sales Director SD/219/41
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Retail
Sales
FMCG Food / Drink
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
Up to £120k base
Bonus: 
Full exec package, short and long term incentives.
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
SD/219/41
About this position: 

Our Client is a Pan-European supplier of primary and processed meats to a broad customer base due to major investment into the UK grocery channel and a restructure they are looking to appoint a Sales Director.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the Chief Executive you will have complete responsibility for the design and implementation of a UK sales strategy across grocery channels.
  • Will lead a direct team of 6 and work alongside divisional directors to ensure group level strategies are implemented and sales plans / goals are aligned.
  • Will engage with customers at all levels to maintain excellent relationships and that category / product captaincy are continued.
The Person: 
  • Will be of degree calibre with a proven track record in the food sector, direct meats experience is preferred however would suit a candidate with relevant chilled food experience.
  • Will ideally have excellent working relationships with customers at a senior level in the grocery sector on a national scale.
  • Will have excellent communication and presentation skills at all levels with gravitas and ability to lead through a strategic approach.