Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Commercial Manager, Fluent French / German Speaker, Cheshire

Location: North West

County / State: cheshire

Job type: Permanent

Category: Sales and Marketing

Reference: AJT15247a

Consultant: Abbi Taylor

Start date: Asap

Salary: £52,000 - £62,000 GBP per annum plus Bonus and Benefits


This a genuine European role within an food ingredients business managing key account customers.

Job Description

A uniquely exciting opportunity for a home working Commercial Manager to be based either in the UK or across Continental Europe, close to a major international airport. The role will require extensive travel spending at least 60-70% of your time travelling across EMEA to manage client relationships. Due to the international nature of the role it is essential that you have French and German business language skills, ideally fluent. This role is managing one or two major accounts with responsibility for the EMEA regional strategy, reporting directly in to the Global team.

The requirement for the role is to lead and deliver profitable growth within key customers, as well as developing and delivering new innovations and building future opportunity.

As the successful candidate for this Commercial Manager role you will be;

  • Degree educated, or equivalent
  • With an extensive sales background working with major accounts and key customers
  • Working within food ingredients or related business
  • European and international sales experience
  • French or German language skills are essential

You will be highly driven and self-sufficient and thrive within an autonomous working environment. You will be strong at networking and communications both internally and with external stakeholders.

As Commercial Manager you will be working within a global food ingredients business providing a range of products across all food and drink sectors including; bakery, snacks, dairy and beverages. The business has locations across Europe and this role sits within the EMEA team.

If you feel you have the relevant sales experience within a food ingredients business and you are ready for a new opportunity please apply directly today or contact me to discuss further.

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REF. AJT15247a By Focus Management

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