Commercial Manager - Spanish speaking
Our client, is a successful and growing supplier to the UK major multiples, supplying fresh produce from various producers across Europe and the Southern Hemisphere. Due to a restructure they are now looking to appoint a Spanish speaking Commercial Manager to head up a small UK team
Reporting in to the Commercial Director, the role will be to manage the day to day contact and liaison with existing customers, ensuring that all orders are met and that the stock is managed to maximize sales and to minimize waste. Developing new opportunities with a well thought through business development strategy will be required to fully exploit all the opportunities available. They are looking for someone who is organised and logical but with strong sales and commercial skills, someone who will be able to make an immediate impact.
As it is such a fast moving product area, you will be highly involved in planning and forecasting, as well as seasonal negotiating. New product development, good service levels, and overall excellent customer management will see this business develop further.
This role will appeal to someone who has developed their career within fresh produce either in a commercial or procurement role, needless to say speaking Spanish is going to be key.
The salary is negotiable upon experience but is likely to be circa £70-80k + car allowance + 20% bonus
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