Business Development Manager - Food Ingredients

Euro Select Consultants
London (South)
From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum PRB OTE £50k+ Car or car allowance +
29 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER Food Ingredients (Oven baked nuts and seeds) Midlands/South Flexible home based location London, Birmingham, Oxford, Reading, Milton Keynes Basic c£30-40k negotiable performance related bonus to give OTE £50k Car or car allowance benefits including private health and pension Our client is a leading London based Food Ingredients manufacturer. The company started as a ‘kitchen’ business but has since grown to become a £5M turnover business employing 25 people with a modern state of the art Grade A production facility. The company has recently invested heavily in automated production equipment and new premises, giving it the capacity for significant expansion. This newly created position is the first stage in achieving their growth objectives. The Company, is privately owned and debt free and produces an extensive range of nut and seed products including oven baked and caramelised nuts, ground products, pastes, powders, sprinkles, flakes and strips and sell to food manufacturers and processors i.e. Bakers, Cake Manufacturers, Ice Cream manufacturers, food and ready meal producers To date all sales revenue has been generated by the MD: the successful candidate will be the first sales person employed by the company. Our remit is to help the company to find and appoint the best person for job, it is not anticipated that salary will be a limiting factor hence the broad parameters to the guide salary shown For the right candidate this role could have significant opportunities for future career advancement, the company’s philosophy is to encourage people to grow within the business and it is anticipated that additional responsibilities, both sales and management, would in time be the target for this person We are looking for an experienced Sales Professional with entrepreneurial flair and commercial acumen, capable of working as part of a team but with a high degree of autonomy. A proven record of sales success and previous experience selling to food processors and manufacturers is an absolute prerequisite If you see this opportunity as the next step in an already successful career we want to hear from you. For further details and in strictest confidence please call Paul Lloyd on 01527 910 952 or email your CV to us. All replies will be treated in strictest confidence. Ref: PL/1424 This job was originally posted as