Trading Manager – Fresh Produce
Based in Worcestershire. Salary is £35,000 to £45,000 & benefits
An exciting opportunity to join one of the UK’s leading fresh produce producers as Trading Manager has arisen. With a glowing reputation across the industry, they have well established trading relationships across the retail, foodservice, and wholesale channels. The business specialises in the growing, supplying and delivering fresh fruit.
Operating from two UK sites the business currently turnovers in excess of £150m. The business pride themselves on offering the highest quality of service whilst ensuring investment in farming, people and their production facilities is maintained. Following significant business growth, the business has created an opening for an additional Trading Manager to join the team.
As a Trading Manager, you will take direct responsibility for a number of National Foodservice and Fresh Produce Wholesalers. Reporting into the Senior Trading Manager you will work in an autonomous environment with the ability to influence business decisions. As well as working with the wider commercial team, you will liaise with the Quality, Forecasting Procurement teams to ensure the best delivery to customers.
To be considered for this role you must be a driven and dynamic individual with a minimum of 12 months account management experience within the food industry. As for product background, experience within the Fresh Produce industry would be preferred. It is important you are self-motivated and have a keen eye for detail. The business is looking for a loyal individual that wants to be a real part of the company’s long-term plans and growth strategy.
If you would like any further information on this position, please contact Aidan Goodall on 01943 667 280 or firstname.lastname@example.org