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Business Development Manager - Pet Foods - The North West - A647

An experienced Business Development Manager is required for a leading Pet Food company supplying formulations and recipes to the UK, European and Global Pet sector.

This is a sales & commercial role which offers the opportunity for the applicant to look after both existing clients and new business development in the above markets.

Primarily a field orientated role, you can expect to spend up to 60% of your time with customers and 40% in the office. A strong commercial mind along with experience in the area will be required to assist the existing commercial team and then ongoing account management and sales support skills.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Proven work experience in a Commercial sales role within the Companion Pet Food, Equine, Animal Feed Manufacture or Human Food Sectors
  • A good knowledge of pet nutrition is desirable, but is not essential as training and support will be given.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Commercially astute
  • Drive and ambition
  • Highly motivated, with excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Full UK driving license and willingness to travel

This role offers excellent career prospects for the right candidate with potential opportunities for International travel

Remuneration:

An excellent remuneration package will be on offer to the successful candidate

To apply:

Please e-mail your CV and covering letter (in Word or RTF format please, not PDF) to amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk

For more information please call: Amanda Latham on Office: 01885 483440, DDI: 01885 485524, Mobile: 07730 218934

Please be assured that all calls are treated in complete confidence Thank you.

De Lacy Executive is the agricultural recruitment specialist in the Agri-Business and Land-based Business Sectors and was established in 2000. We are experienced practical and supply trade agriculturalists who have developed an agricultural recruitment practice based on high ethical standards - we are approved members of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees the UK's recruitment industry (REC Membership Number: 00082047).

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