Our client is one the UK’s leading producers of Prepared Fresh Produce. In committing themselves in providing a supportive role to growers, whilst understanding the importance of research, development and innovation, they are able to exceed their customers’ expectations and are consequently successfully supplying top UK retailers.
Managing two of their most prestigious retail accounts, in this role you will take full responsibility for all technical areas managing relationships accordingly with the client. You will drive new product initiatives in the market, considering all options to raise standards and give a point of difference, whether it is variety choice, carbon footprint, ethical standards & environmental initiatives. You will also need to ensure that all suppliers meet technical and quality standards and ensure that systems are maintained all year round to the highest level.
If you are a graduate technologist from the fresh food or produce sectors, looking for a new challenge, we want to hear from you! Proven retail experience is essential for this role as is a project management skill set to see initiatives through from beginning to end. Softer skills such as friendliness, a can do approach and the ability to communicate at all levels is as important for this role as your qualifications.
This is a fabulous supplier and customer facing opportunity, which is bound to put the bounce back into your step. Give us a call!