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Business Development Manager (Contract)
Job Ref : HKNTR0108/NM
Cork (office/field based, with travel throughout Europe and the Middle East)
€Excellent DOE
If you’re a passionate food sales professional seeking your next step, this is a brilliant opportunity to take on a rewarding contract with a brand-leading business.
Born from humble beginnings in a butcher’s shop, Clonakilty Food Company has grown into an award-winning food manufacturer. With strong roots in Ireland, their high-quality products are now enjoyed by food lovers across the globe.
They are currently looking for a Business Development Manager to join them on a 12-month contract, that may have potential to become a permanent position.
As the Business Development Manager, you will maximise sales of Clonakilty Food Company products throughout Europe and the Middle East.
In this key role, you will:
– Optimise sales with the existing customer base and identify new markets
– Proactively follow up on sales leads
– Identify new product development opportunities based on market analysis
– Attend and participate in International Trade Shows
This role will require significant travel on an ongoing basis.
To be considered, you’ll need:
– A minimum of three years’ food sales experience or similar
– Proficiency in MS Excel and PowerPoint
– A degree level qualification
– A full clean driving licence
Personable and ambitious, as the Business Development Manager, you’ll have excellent communication skills and the ability to build strong, long-lasting relationships. Great time-management and planning abilities are also key.
Fluency in French, German or Spanish, in addition to English, would be beneficial to your application.
This is a fantastic opportunity to help drive the ongoing success of an established brand with a rich history.
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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd. The services advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd are those of an Employment Agency.
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