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Business Developer

Up to 40K (according to experience)

Home-based South East England

A market leading food ingredients business, very well regarded within the industry they produce consistently high-quality products and give extraordinary customer service.  This exceptional business now has an opportunity for a home-based, confident and enthusiastic sales person, to join them, selling their range of products.

The Role

·       Identify and acquire new accounts, establish, maintain and develop them

·       Maintain and develop existing accounts allocated

·       Working with the development team to produce specific bespoke customer products as required

·       Maintain detailed knowledge of the company’s products and services

·       Developing new and innovative ways of selling the company’s products

·       Anticipate potential opportunities by researching the relevant markets, competitor activity, locating potential events and marketing opportunities

·       Liaise with other departments within the business

·       Promoting new products and special offers

·       Initial 80/20 split new business vs account management

·       Report clearly and speedily on day-to-day activities, changing business trends, customer complaints, satisfaction, and competitors’ activities

·       Report on and update monthly sales forecasts for customers and prospects.

·       Identify and attend relevant Trade exhibitions as required.

Personal Profile

Experience in sales or the Butcher trade desired but not essential

Competent IT skills

Knowledge and experience of using social media

Well organized and detail oriented

Good trouble shooter with strong multi-tasking skills

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Ability to negotiate and understand the customers’ requirements.

Dynamic, positive working attitude

Driven with a desire to succeed and progress in their career.

Full Driving Licence

Electric company vehicle and bonus

Although home-based, you will be required to travel across the territory and other areas from time to time.

Ref Code: W41498LHF

To apply, send your CV to our People Consultant Liane Stockman and she will have a chat with you about the role and your experience. Please quote ref: W41498LHF

Only those based in the UK with the legal right to work in the UK need apply.

Due to a high volume of responses, we cannot reply to each application individually. If you have not had a response within one week, we are sorry to say your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Liane Stockman

Liane Stockman

Head of Talent

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