Sales Manager Food Packaging National to £40K

Alliance Consulting
£35k - £40k pa + comm + car
19 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Sales Manager, Bedfordshire Food Packaging

Basic Salary £35K - £40K DoE

We are an international specialist in packaging solutions, predominantly for the food and catering industry but also offering innovative products to bulk handling and pharmaceutical sectors. Currently hiring for a National Sales Manager with relevant industry experience to be based from our offices in Bedfordshire.

The role requires a driven sales professional to sell packaging products into industrial and business environments; usually this will be either a standard offering or a variation on an existing product. We welcome the opportunity to work closely with our many customers and develop bespoke solutions based on specific needs

This will be a hands-on role, working directly with new and existing customers by providing product quotations, project updates and advising on current orders. We attend trade shows and exhibitions nationally and internationally which provide a source of new leads and product showcasing, you will take a significant role in this activity. Travel away from the office should be expected around 25% of the time and will include some overnight stays and weekend travel.

Preferred candidates will have demonstrable sales success within food packing and have a sound working knowledge of the processing techniques employed within. You will have an open approach to progressive business change and be the type to motivate others as well as yourself. A valid passport and driving license are required.

An attractive basic salary dependent on experience, commission based on sales, laptop and company car are offered.

Candidates meeting the above requirements and who are already eligible to live and work in the UK are encouraged to apply.

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