Senior Sales Executive, Packaging, Home based
Location: United Kingdom
County / State: UK Wide / Home based
Job type: Permanent
Category: Sales and Marketing
Consultant: Yasmine Baythoon
Start date: Asap
Salary: £5,000 - £45,000 per annum plus car, commission, pension and healthcare
Specialist manufacturer of flexible packaging for food is recruiting for a Senior Sales Executive. Experience of chilled food, produce or bakery ideal.
Our client is a specialist in the manufacture of printed film, laminates and pouches for the food industry.
Following significant investment in the business, it is now recruiting for a Senior Sales Executive to cover the whole of the UK. A strong technical understanding of flexible packaging is essential for this role.
Our client is particularly interested in candidates with experience of working in chilled foods/ready meals, fresh produce or bakery.
- To actively seek and identify new business opportunities within the food industry
- To manage and grow a portfolio of existing accounts, maximising revenue through identifying opportunities for cross selling throughout the business
- To keep up to date with advances in technology and help to ensure that the company remains at the forefront of the industry
As a Senior Sales Executive, you must ensure that you always provide the highest level of customer service to clients and act as an ambassador for the company at all times.
- You will have previous experience working in flexible packaging sales with a comprehensive knowledge of the industry
- You will possess strong problem solving skills
- A thorough understanding of various print processes, in particular flexographic and gravure is essential
- Ability to work on your own initiative
- Ability to work well within a team, as well as alone
- Excellent communication, negotiation and problem solving skills
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REF. YEB15039 By Focus Management
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