Sales Director Foodservice / Bakery Products

Dexter Nicholas
London (South)
From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Commission, OTE £80k
01 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
JOB TITLE: Sales Director – Foodservice / Bakery Products LOCATION: London, Reading, Southend, Aldershot,Luton, Crawley, Slough, Crawley, Slough, High Wycombe, Chelmsford, Basildon,Basingstoke, Maidstone, Harlow, Guildford, Aylesbury, Tunbridge Wells INDUSTRY: Foodservice / Bakery Products SALARY : £50,000 to £60,000 Commission, OTE£80,000 COMPANY/ ROLE Our ClientIs a well-established organisation in the foodservice / bakery productsindustry, the company supply a wide range of bakery products into organisationsand sector such as foodservice, contract catering, hotels, restaurants, bars,delis across the whole of the UK. The companyare now looking t recruit a Sales Director to join their team. The role will beto build, run and manage the sales, account management and Business Developmentfunctions of the sales team. The ideal candidate will be experienced andsuccessful manager who has run both sales and account management functions andwho has a structured and strategic approach to both business and retention, hasworked in the food industry, preferably the bakery sector and has a network ofindustry contacts that could be leveraged in the role, this will includeexperience of working with contract catering, foodservice and hospitalitycompanies along with selling into the retail market, will be hardworking,driven and hungry for success. This is anexcellent opportunity to join a well-established, growing organisation. Principalresponsibilities / Knowledge / Experience 1. Minimum 3 years of provensales success in the foodservice / bakery Industry. 2. Sales experience –essential 3. Maintain a professionalrelationship with customers and ensure they are kept satisfied with thecompanies services. 4. To manage the key accountlist to maximise sales and profit 5. Effective Communicator. 6. Prompt and accuratereporting to the Directors as required. 7. Computer literate. If you would like to applyfor or require information on the role please email your CV with the referencenumber and all relevant details to sarah.walkerdexternicholas(.)com This job was originally posted as