The Recruiter of choice for executive jobs within the FMCG, Retail and Medical Sectors
call us on 0845 2000 741

Account Manager - Premium Food - HoReCa/Hospitality

Job Reference:
V/14069/TH
Date Posted:
04 June 2019
Location:
London
Salary:
Up to £35,000 + bonus
Sector:
Food
Job Function:
Sales
Job Type:
Permanent
Start Date
04 June 2019
Closing Date:
26 June 2019

Job Description

Our client is one of London’s leading suppliers of premium prepared produce and wild & foraged foods to some of the most prestigious kitchens. The family business was first established in the 19th century and has since undergone a major transformation to bring it into the 21st century whilst maintaining the core family values at heart.

A hugely exciting opportunity has become available as they are looking to bring an Account Manager into their sales team. They are looking for an individual who is passionate for good food and has experience suppling the finest food into the HoReCa channel across London.

Reporting into the Head of Sales, you will be responsible for…

  • Achieving targeted sales growth of an existing portfolio of high-end clients including; restaurant and bar groups, hotels, private members clubs and premium pub chains across London.
  • Building and developing the relationships with the decision makers at existing clients.
  • Day to Day to management of portfolio, handling customer queries and requests.

Your Experience:

  • You will have a minimum 18 months FMCG food experience, supplying premium hotels, bars and restaurants in London.
  • You will have a thorough understanding of the fine food channel, ideally experience working in either bakery, meats/fish/seafood or cheese.
  • You will be a proactive self-starter with excellent communication and time management skills.
  • Passion for high quality foods and cooking!

This is the ideal role for someone who is either working for a fine food business in sales or has previously trained or worked as a chef looking for their next opportunity working with fine food. Your excellent knowledge of fine food will help you to establish relationships with your high-end customer profile. This is a company on the rise with big growth plans!

Whilst we would like to respond to all our on-line applicants, regrettably we are unable to do so due to the high volumes we receive. If you've not heard from us within two weeks, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful. For alternative opportunities or to register for jobs by email, please visit our website at www.newchapter.co.uk