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Business Development Manager

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
  • London
  • 1770_1573228268

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an award-winning food brand in Hertfordshire.
The company based in Hertfordshire are recognised as being at the forefront of product innovation and packaging within their category. They have won awards not just for the products they produce, but also for being one of the best businesses to work for within the area. With a focus on winning new business within Foodservice, they are looking for someone who can take the business to the next level and continue the double-digit growth they have seen for the past 3 years. The ambition is that as this role grows with the business, it will turn into a leadership role in the coming years.
The role of the Business Development Manager will involve:

  • Identifying potential customers that fit with the company’s strategic goals and establish partnerships with them.
  • Utilising your existing network within the industry to secure meetings with potential customers and attain new business.
  • Once business is secured, implement commercial plans with customers with the right product range in order to maximise growth.
  • Becoming a category, company and product expert in order to effectively sell to market.
  • Playing an integral part in the NPD pipeline for the coming years.
  • Working with consumer insight data to bring together recommendations to present to customers.

What the company are looking for:

  • A passion for winning new business, particularly within the Foodservice channel.
  • The drive to go above and beyond with customers. This will be rewarded with a very generous bonus!
  • An innovative and creative approach to managing customers in order to help the company continue their growth.
  • Someone that isn’t afraid to get their hands dirty! You will be joining a small, but high performing team that collaborate well and challenge each other.

This is a fantastic opportunity if you are looking to progress your career within a fun, rapidly growing food business. If it sounds like it is the role for you, please don’t hesitate to apply

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